The definitive guide to the birds of Bhutan, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh
The nation of Bhutan and the Indian states of Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh together form the eastern arm of the Himalayas. This book is the definitive field guide to the birds of this magical corner of Asia.
Covers all 809 species that regularly occur in the region, including most vagrants.
152 superb colour plates, with text on facing pages for quick and easy reference.
Concise text covering identification, voice, habits, habitats, distribution and status.
Introduction includes information habitats, birding sites and conservation.
All 809 species of the region are illustrated on 152 plates by a team of renowned artists
Range maps included for nearly every species
Portable format, with plates opposite text and maps for easy reference
Author Biography: Carol Inskipp, Richard Grimmett and Tim Inskipp are unquestionably the top names in birding the Indian subcontinent. Over the course of almost thirty years they have written many books for Helm on the region and its birdlife. On this new edition they are joined by Bhutanese bird expert Sherub.