An easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 bird species most commonly seen in the Philippines, together with rare endemic species.
- for each species the information text describes identifying features, distribution, habits and habitats, and sites where it can be seen
- size, common and scientific names listed
- overview of climate, vegetation, biogeography, bird migration, conservation and the main birding sites
- includes a complete checklist of the birds of the Philippines with their status in the region and current global status