A guide to water birds

Westwood, B, Watson, C and Moss, S (2009) A guide to water birds.

Item Type: Audio
Creators: Westwood, B, Watson, C and Moss, S
Corporate Creators: BBC
Abstract: Brett Westwood presents a series of entertaining and practical guides to identifying many of the birds found on or near freshwater, aided by sound recordist Chris Watson. Brett is joined by keen bird watcher Stephen Moss on the Somerset Levels to identify wet meadow waders including lapwing, redshank, curlew and snipe
Official URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00kmv9k
Date: June 2009

There were 5 episodes which aired on BBC Radio 4 from 31 May - 28 June 2009. The titles of these episodes were:
Episode 1: Waders of the wet meadows: Lapwing, Redshank, Snipe, Curlew
Episode 2: Ducks: Mallard, Teal, Widgeon and Little Grebe
Episode 3: Warblers: Reed, Sedge, Grasshopper, Cetti's Warbler
Episode 4: Rails and crakes: Water Rail, Coots, Moorhen, Spotted Crake
Episode 5: River birds: Dipper, Grey Wagtail, Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher

The sound recordings of the radio programme were also published as a CD under the title 'A guide to British water birds: thier calls and songs' (AudioGO, 2010), and as part of the boxset 'A guide to British birds: their songs, calls and sounds'(BBC Audiobooks Ltd, 2012)

Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure
Q Science > Q Science (General)
Q Science > QH Natural history > QH301 Biology
Q Science > QL Zoology
Divisions: School of Writing, Publishing and the Humanities
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