The tropical islands of Trinidad and Tobago enjoy a rich diversity of bird species, including visitors from the nearby mainland and others travelling the migratory flyway from North America. With beautiful colour illustrations and concise descriptions, this new and comprehensive field guide covers every species known to occur on the islands. The concise text includes descriptions of every species, highlighting plumage variation and distinctions from similar species. The third edition has been revised, with many images being repainted. The text has also been updated, and has been written specifically to assist in the field identification of every species that occurs on Trinidad & Tobago. This new edition supersedes all previous field guides to these popular islands.
115 color plates illustrating all the relevant plumages of over 480 species; Concise descriptions of every species, highlighting plumage variation and distinctions from similar species; Up-to-date information on where to watch birds in Trinidad & Tobago; Includes an overview of the geography, climate and habitats of the islands.