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British Waders

British Waders

Author: Paul Doherty

Published: 2014-11-01

Publisher's Description:

This DVD has been specially filmed as an identification aid for British waders. It shows birds as the birdwatcher sees them - flying, feeding, calling - in all plumages and at all times of the year. Still frames, split screens and slow motion sequences are used to highlight key features.

As a special bonus a final section of four short films shows waders (and some other wildlife) through the seasons.


Covers 34 species in a total running time of 1 hours 57 minutes.

Species list: Oystercatcher, Avocet, Stone-curlew, Ringed Plover, Little Ringed Plover, Dotterel, Golden Plover, Grey Plover, Lapwing, Knot, Dunlin, Sanderling, Little Stint, Temminck's Stint, Pectoral Sandpiper, Curlew Sandpiper, Purple Sandpiper, Ruff, Common Snipe, Jack Snipe, Woodcock, Black-tailed Godwit, Bar-tailed Godwit, Curlew, Whimbrel, Common Redshank, Spotted Redshank, Greenshank, Green Sandpiper, Wood Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Turnstone, Red-necked Phalarope, Grey Phalarope.


  • Language: English
  • Biogeographical Realm: Palearctic
  • Countries Covered: United Kingdom
  • Families Covered: Stone-curlews, Thick-knees (Burhinidae), Oystercatchers (Haematopodidae), Stilts, Avocets (Recurvirostridae), Plovers (Charadriidae), Sandpipers, Snipes (Scolopacidae)

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  • Publisher: Bird Images
  • City: Leeds, North Yorkshire
  • Country: United Kingdom

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  • Date Published: 31 Oct 2014
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  • ISBN-13: 5065000721152