Wednesday, March 9, 2011
1) Black, John E. and Kayo J. Roy. Niagara Birds. 2010. Self-published. Paperback: 703 pages. Price: $55.00 U.S. (plus $10.00 U.S. shipping).
SUMMARY: This unique volume presents a wealth of new information, most of it previously unpublished, on the occurrence and abundance of wild bird species in the Niagara Region of Ontario,Canada (mainly covering the years between 1966 to 2006).Over 500 stunning photographs and illustrations accompany the text. The book contains some 25 articles and 368 species accounts. The table of contents and sample species accounts can be viewed here: http://www.niagarabirds.ca/Contents.html
RECOMMENDATION: A must have for birders of the Niagara region! Anyone with an interest in regional bird guides will also want this book. The book's website is here: http://www.niagarabirds.ca/Niagara_Birds_home.html