The Birdwatchers Yearbook & Diary 2011
336 pages | Softcover | Buckingham Press 2010 | Edition: 31 | ISBN 9780955033995
The 2011 edition of this essential guide includes a giant address book, birding diary and notebook, up-to-date checklists for birds, butterflies and dragonflies as well as an updated guide to 420 UK bird and nature reserves. Also included are tide tables, a birding events diary for 2011 and recommendations for the best birding and wildlife books, websites and reserves.
Every year I am amazed by the work that goes into this inexpensive yet ubiquitous UK guide to all things birding. I had a look around the web for past reviews and they all stand today as far as I am concerned. Here’s a quick look;
What other’s have said
Not many people carry laptops when birding and phones can be a bit annoying sometimes. The Birdwatcher’s Yearbook will sit comfortably in your field bag and, what’s more, its batteries won’t die. It really does have an awful lot going for it – Des McKenzie – Birdguides – 2010
A totally essential buy! – Su Gough – BTO – 2010
Even in this internet age, nothing can beat having all the information you need as a birdwatcher in one handy volume – Wildsounds – 2010
Copies can be ordered direct from Buckingham Press Ltd., 55 Thorpe Park Road, Peterborough PE3 6LJ at a discount of £2 if ordered before the end of 2010.