This Field Guide describes and illustrates all the species and subspecies of
birds in Macaronesia (the Azores, Madeira, the Savage Islands, the Canary
Islands and Cape Verde). Special features include detailed distribution maps,
species status for each archipelago and the official list of the birds of
Macaronesia compiled by the S.O.C. (Canary Islands Ornithological Society).
- Includes the Atlantic islands of Macaronesia, a region which covers the
archipelagos of the Azores, Madeira, the Savage Islands, the Canary Islands
and Cape Verde.
- Describes 573 species and subspecies, covering all resident, nesting,
migrating and vagrant birds.
- More than 230 detailed distribution maps.
- 150 colour plates.
- Updated to December 2010.