Title:A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan and Sri Lanka
Publisher:Prakash Books India Pvt. Ltd.
Remarks:Colour Photographs, Map, Acknowledgments and Index.
Size:127 x 180 mm
This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 bird species most commonly seen in India is perfect for resident and visitor alike. High quality photographs from one of India's top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers geography and climate, vegetation, opportunities for naturalists and the main sites for viewing the listed species. Also included is an all-important checklist of all of the birds of India encompassing, for each species, its common and scientific name, and its global IUCN status as at 2013.
Bikram Grewal has written over 20 bestselling books on Indian birds and the first comprehensive guide to the wildlife of India. He is also the author of several books on India and is closely involved with several institutions dealing with India’s environment. He divides his time between Delhi, Dehradun and the Sundarbans.