As new hardcover in dust jacket. Results of a two year British Council project aimed at producing an up-to-date annotated checklist of the birds of Bangladesh. The species are presented in a standard format for ease of reference and amendment. Scientific and English names, current status, the locations and habitats of each species. Introductory chapters on the status of birds and conservation, the main habitat and climatic types, ecology and migration, together with some advice on birdwatching in Bangladesh, a comprehensive bibliography.