Author(s): Steve Parish
Packed full of information, you will be amazed at how much you learn about Australia's avian life by dipping into the remarkable facts presented. This book aims to inspire curiosity in our readers and a thirst to know more about the unique bird families that share our natural and urban environments - how they evolved, how they survive and adapt in the face of human progress and how they interact with each other and their surroundings. Perhaps what you learn from this book will delight you so much that you'll want to delve deeper into the amazing lives of Australia's birds and improve your knowledge about which species share your suburbs, the countryside or the sea. A list of websites and reading materials is included for budding bird enthusiasts. Australia is one of the best places to birdwatch. With more than 750 weird and wonderful species spread all over our country, I hope that, like me, you'll embark on a discovery of Australian birds and never cease to be amazed.