Finding Birds in Goa book

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This book will tell you all you need to know about exactly where and how to find the best birds of north Goa - that’s the area north of the Zuari river that most birdwatchers concentrate on.

Dave Gosney writes:

‘It’s now over 14 years since Peter Harris published his ‘Independant Birder’s Guide to Goa’ and much has changed since then. In particular there has been an explosion of information available on trip reports on the internet but you could literally spend days going through this material , trying to make sense of it all. I’ve therefore written this guide, based mostly on my visits in 2008 and 2009, which updates this information and puts it all in one place, in a format you can easily take with you’

Sample pages

Sites covered

Unique features

Compared to other publications covering the same area, this one:

  1. Provides the most detailed maps - so you can easily find your way around places like Baga Hill

  1. Includes GPS co-ordinates to help you find the right turnings, parking spaces or viewing points

  1. Highlights the best areas only - and summarises the key attraction in the first paragraph so you can easily decide whether to read on or bother to visit the site

  1. Has a map on the inside cover which serves as an index so you can easily find any site in the book

  1. Is light and portable (and cheap)

  1. Is supplemented by the site pages in this website (which include photos of many of the locations)

  1. Is updated in the free update pages on this website, giving details of what other birders have found at these sites

  1. Is complemented by a DVD showing you exactly what it’s like to go birding in many of these sites

Online updates

To find, or indeed contribute to, updates and additions to the book click here

See these sites on a DVD

A book can provide lots of information but nothing gives you a better idea of what a place is really like than a DVD. Click here for details of the DVD which supplements the book perfectly.

Finding Birds in North Goa

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