Birds of the Canary Islands (Helm Field Guides) (Paperback)

Birds of the Canary Islands (Helm Field Guides) By Eduardo Garcia-del-Rey Cover Image

Birds of the Canary Islands (Helm Field Guides) (Paperback)


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The only illustrated field guide to birds of the Canary Islands, an area with an impressive range of species.

The Canary Islands are a popular destination for birders and travelers with an interest in wildlife and nature, and the one of the best places in the world to see several scarce species, such as the Houbara Bustard, and endemic birds that occur nowhere else, such as the emblematic Blue Chaffinch.

This beautifully illustrated guide covers all the birds found in the islands, providing concise descriptions and images for easy identification of all species. It's the perfect guide for any visitor to these sun-kissed islands.

Eduardo Garcia del Rey was born in Tenerife. After degrees and doctorates at the University of Arizona and at the Edward Grey Institute of Field Ornithology, University of Oxford, he founded the Canarian Ornithological Society (SOC) and the Macaronesian Institute of Field Ornithology, a private research center. Eduardo is author of more than 40 scientific papers on Macaronesian birds and several books.
Product Details ISBN: 9781472941558
ISBN-10: 1472941551
Publisher: Helm
Publication Date: April 10th, 2018
Pages: 192
Language: English
Series: Helm Field Guides