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Waders of the Indian Subcontinent is a reference book to the waders or shorebirds of India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Maldives.


This book is for researchers, birders and conservationists alike.

• The book covers all 83 wader species recorded in India and neighbouring countries, including details of all residents, migrants and known vagrants. 

• Over 450 stunning colour photographs and 22 colour plates depict every species and comprehensively cover all the distinct plumages and subspecies likely to be encountered.

• Concise species accounts describe key identification features, status, range, habitat and voice with fully updated distribution maps for each species.

Waders of the Indian Subcontinent


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    +  INR 200/- per book for postage in India 

    Published 2021
    Format: Hardback
    Edition: 1st
    Extent: 536 pages
    ISBN: 9789354266966
    Dimensions: 242 x 178 mm  (9.5 x 7 inches)
    Publisher: Self-published (partly supported by WWF-India)

    A Glimpse Inside

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