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New Zealand bird calls / Lynnette Moon, Geoff Moon, John Kendrick, Karen Baird.

By: Moon, Lynnette.
Contributor(s): Moon, Geoff [author.] | Kendrick, John [author.] | Baird, Karen [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland, New Zealand : New Holland, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Edition: [2018 edition].Description: 46 pages : colour illustrations ; 21 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781869665005; 1869665007.Subject(s): Birdsongs -- New Zealand | Birds -- New Zealand -- IdentificationDDC classification: 598.1594 Abstract: New Zealand is known for its birds, and the melodic quality of their song. Here, in one book and App package is a selection of 60 of the most popular, important or interesting birds. In the book, each bird entry includes information about habitat, distribution, appearance and behaviour of the bird, along with a description of its calls. Each entry is illustrated with photographs from the renowned collection of Geoff Moon, making identification easy. The App contains 60 tracks, one per bird, and each track includes up to three different calls, such as alarm, territory and courtship songs. "New Zealand Bird Calls" is an essential guide for any bird enthusiast to enjoy in the field or at home, and it will open up new ways to get to know birds by their calls.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

The next time you are in a quiet spot outdoors -- pause to listen, and you will more than likely hear birdsong. Lynnette Moon gives 60 concise accounts of the country's best-loved birds, covering their habitat, appearance and behaviour. A description of their calls, along with photographs from the magnificent collection of her late husband Geoff Moon completes an attractive, fact-filled and useful guide. 60 links to birds' songs and calls, recorded in the wild by renowned wildlife sound recordist John Kendrick and prepared for this collection by Karen Baird of the Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society. Each track is introduced by acclaimed New Zealand actor George Henare.This is a first edition with no changes to the content other than the adjustments made to the title to allow an app. With regards to app there are no restrictions to who can download it.

Previous edition: 2011.

"Listen to 60 New Zealand bird calls"--Cover.

Includes bibliographical references.

New Zealand is known for its birds, and the melodic quality of their song. Here, in one book and App package is a selection of 60 of the most popular, important or interesting birds. In the book, each bird entry includes information about habitat, distribution, appearance and behaviour of the bird, along with a description of its calls. Each entry is illustrated with photographs from the renowned collection of Geoff Moon, making identification easy. The App contains 60 tracks, one per bird, and each track includes up to three different calls, such as alarm, territory and courtship songs. "New Zealand Bird Calls" is an essential guide for any bird enthusiast to enjoy in the field or at home, and it will open up new ways to get to know birds by their calls.