Birds of Myall Park Botanic Garden and surrounding brigalow region
Successfully launched on 26 August 2010 at the Western Downs Regional Council Chambers.
Brigalow Birds is the definitive identification and information book covering 250 species from the brigalow focus region.
Easy to read facts for each species including scientific name, common name, distinguishing features and similar species, call, flight, feeding, breeding.
A number of full coloured images of each species. One page for each species.
Brigalow Birds also includes birding tips, birding sites, local history of bird populations and species, associated plants and glossary.
Developed from extensive field work, knowledge of local landholders and bird experts.
This book will be invaluable to a wide range of bird watchers, from the beginner to the expert, land managers, educators, conservationists and children interested in birds and the environment.
We wish to thank Western Downs Regional Council RADF scheme and Queensland Government Community Gaming fund for support to publish this text. In addition, thank you to Birds Queensland for the individual support of their members and promotion over the past 12 months in the monthly newslettters.
$43.50 includes GST, postage and handling. Email the above address to order or post to Brigalow Birds, PO Box 465, Mapleton 4560. Cheques must be made out to Brigalow Birds or direct deposit can be organised.
To quote one recent buyer, 'The Brigalow Brid book is amazinly good. I have used the book a lot over the last week and have been hugely impressed by the quality and scope of the information, and the highly professional presentation.' Trevor, Brisbane.
Also available from: Queensland Museum; Myall Park Botanic Garden; Visitor Centres in Dalby, St George, Injune and Chinchillia; Birds Queensland