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    Penguins of boulders

    R69,00
    The Penguins of Boulders is a charming illustration into the lives of one of the most adorable and charismatic creatures on earth – the African penguin. Situated on the eastern shores of False Bay, and in the town of Simons Town, the Boulders area forms one of the only protected mainland breeding colonies of African penguin, on the entire African continent. Dirk Schmidt has captured more than 100 full colour images and provides interesting facts on the lives of these quaint animals allowing us a beautiful insight into this vulnerable bird species forming part of the vast diversity of life on the African continent.

    Featherings

    R200,00
    This remarkable collection of birding stories, written by some of our most intrepid bird observers, will convert a new generation of South African ornithologists and watchers of wilderness.

    Encyclopedia of Birds

    R150,00 R1 030,33
    This illustrated volume profiles more than 400 species from all continents and climates, from the greater flamingo to the snowy owl, from the golden eagle to the canary.

    Pocket Guide to Birds of Southern Africa

    R110,00 R135,00
    To both the beginner and the experienced birdwatcher this compact guide will prove as indispensable as binoculars. Special features: Fits your pocket; Practical & user-friendly; Over 400 bird species; Excellent colour photographs; Logical grouping of birds; Concise biological information; English & Afrikaans names; Southern African bird numbers; Distribution maps according to the new bird atlas; Index. An essential aid for nature-lovers and heavy-weight birders, you cannot afford to be without this book.

    Latin for birdwatchers

    R69,00 R230,00
    This book introduces readers to the scientific and everyday Latin (and occasionally Greek) words used to describe bird species. In addition to over 3,000 definitions, the book profiles 12 great ornithologists, looks in depth at 20 bird genera, and contains over 200 beautiful ornithological illustrations.

    500 Common bird calls in Southern Africa

    R219,00 R250,00
    Identify bird calls with this handy guide and CD, which together feature 500 distinctive southern African species. The introduction describes interesting aspects of bird vocalisations, the differences between true songbirds and non-songbirds and why calls often change with the seasons and time of day.

    Eagles of Africa

    R213,00 R250,00
    This book celebrates the eagles of Africa in evocative text and compelling photography. Colour photographs of all 26 eagle species occurring on the African mainland - a first in publishing history.

    Basic Bird ID

    R123,00 R140,00
    This title focuses on the essence of how to go about identifying birds. Topics covered include size, shape, bill length, and other physical features that provide clues to the birdsÆ lifestyle and identity. Full colour photographs and simple line drawings support the text.

    Birds of the Kruger National Park

    R228,00 R260,00
    The Kruger National Park, one of the largest and best-known conservation areas in the world, supports a remarkable diversity of birds. This attractive and handy field guide lists more than 500 species that have been recorded here, and provides full-colour photographs, detailed distribution maps and succinct information.

    300 Maklik sigbare voels van Suider-Afrika

    R166,00 R190,00
    Hierdie praktiese, eenvoudige gids tot van die voels in Suider-Afrika wat die meeste gesien word, is gemik op beginner- en selfs juniorvoelkykers.

    Teach Yourself Bird Watching: A Primer of Ornithology

    R157,00 R185,00
    Appreciating the rich diversity of bird life on our island is about more than just looking out of the window. This beautiful book of birds, first published in 1962, is a wonderful resource for any amateur ornithologist of the present - or the past.

    NewmanÆs birds of Southern Africa

    R280,00 R320,00
    This edition of Newman's birds of Southern Africa at once updates a classic and pays tribute to one of the region's birding authors, the late Kenneth Newman.

    300 Easy-to-see birds in Southern Africa

    R166,00 R190,00
    This practical, straightforward guide to some of the most commonly seen birds in southern Africa is aimed at beginner birders, or even juniors. Less daunting than a full-blown field guide, itÆs handy and accessible, combining simple text with clear artwork and photographs to introduce 300 of the regionÆs easy-to-see birds.

    Sakgids tot voels van Suider-Afrika

    R115,00 R135,00
    Vir sowel die beginner as die meer ervare voelkyker is die kompakte klein gids die antwoord.

    What's that bird?

    R228,00 R260,00
    What's that bird? offers the budding birder an easy entry into the often bewildering world of bird identification. Simple and direct in its approach, it groups birds according to family likeness or common habitat or, occasionally, species that are likely to be confused with one another.

    Southern African Birdfinder

    R315,00 R360,00
    Southern African birdfinder - where to find over 1400 bird species from South Africa to Zambia, is the essential companion to all local bird field guides.