Where to Find Birds in Northern Queensland
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Birdway has published this beautiful ebook about finding birds in Northern Queensland. This is an essential book for anyone who is planing to visit, is visiting, has visited or is interested in this region.
It contains a wealth of information about birds and other wildlife, maps with suggested routes and detours and information about places, accommodation, guides and tours and other sources of information. It is lavishly illustrated with photos of many locations and nearly all the species of birds found here.
The book sets new standards in ease of navigations with thousands of internal and external links. Internal links include cross- and return-references between all maps and their locations, all locations and birds, between all birds and their recommended locations and indices for locations, birds and other wildlife. External links include links to numerous website including those for additional photos, national park website pages, other publications, accommodation and other resources.
As of 6 January 2016, this ebook is now available directly from Ian Montgomery - it is no longer available from Apple iBooks, Google Play or Kobo Books. Contact Ian directly using the email at the bottom of the page to arrange payment and he will email it to you by return.
The book is available in two formats: iPub (for Apple, Android and Microsoft devices) and Kindle (for Amazon readers and software).
Price and Payment
Recommended Retail Price is 15 Australian Dollars or equivalent in your local currency. Payment can be by bank transfer (Australian dollars) or PayPal (Australian dollars or other currencies using a PayPal account or a credit card). Ian is investigating direct purchase from the website.
This one of the 25 detailed maps in the book. Each of the 13 location chapter starts with a map like this and links to the location sections within the chapter.
Below is part of one of the location chapters. There are photos of almost all of the 150 locations and detailed information about what birds are to be found there. There is also additional information on important travel information such as accommodation and links to relevant website such as those on national parks. To make navigation simple, there are internal links between locations and bird species, and other to sections of the book such as lists of Wet Tropics Endemics and birds of special interest.
There is a chapter for each of the 82 families of birds, and details about the 435 species recorded in northern Queensland. Here is the beginning of the chapter on Hawk Owls.
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Page revised on 6 January 2017