Thursday, August 17, 2017

Birding Maps, Locations & Companions

Birding Maps:  

   Here are 6 maps that will help you find those birding hot spots in New Zealand!

   All birding maps are sold through the Miranda Shorebird Centre

   Price:  $11.90 per map or $50 for all 6 maps. 

   

Birding Location Guide for Hawke's Bay

   Updated: 2015

   By Wayne Twydle.
   This guide helps to locate the best and most easily accessible birding areas for the visitor to Hawke’s Bay.
   It describes public access areas only.

   Price: FREE! Download PDF HERE
 

Where to Find Birds of the Wairarapa

By Tenick Dennison, Colin Scadden and Betty Watt.

This booklet is a guide to bird watching in the Wairarapa and describes where birds are most readily seen.

Price: FREE! Download PDF HERE

 

 

Where to Find Birds in Far North

Publication date: 01/13

An illustrated guide to places in the Far North to find birds by Detlef Davies.
Covers the area northwards from Waipoua Forest in the west and Helena Bay in the east.
Contains a set of maps showing locations of the sites described and some line drawings. 
Includes a section on pelagic birding. Photos by the author of most birds and some locations. 
Useful contact details of bird tour companies and local environmental organisations.

Price: $27.50 including postage and packing. 86 pages. Contact the author detlefdavies@yahoo.com


Where to Watch Birds in Canterbury

Publication date: 01/13

The first comprehensive guide to places to go birdwatching in Canterbury and where to find the special birds of this region!
Extending from Kaikoura in the north to Waitaki River in the south and Main Divide in the west,
including Arthur's Pass and Mackenzie District.
Major sites are illustrated with line maps and it's 172 pages are ring-bound to stay open at any site of interest. 

Price $35 including post and packing. Contact nick_allen@xtra.co.nz