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


This book is essential for researchers, birders and conservationists alike.

• This authoritative 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.

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