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Trip to BC Sep2016 (1 Viewer)

Allan Hobbs

Body in the UK, heart in South Africa
Hi,
we will be visiting Vancouver and Vancouver Island in Sep next year.

Can anyone recommend a guide book. Is there one for BC only?

Thanks
Allan
 

Allan Hobbs

Body in the UK, heart in South Africa
Hi Niels,
thanks for this - the order is in.

I will also need a field guide for ID - again any recommendations?

Thanks
Allan
 

njlarsen

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This thread and other similar threads can be rehashed forever: http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=232438

For my money: the big Sibley is great, but too big for field use - it stays at home. I prefer my national geographic guide as book combined with the sibley app on the ipad mini. For really short trips I only bring the app.

For a foreigner, I prefer the book that covers it all, but there are "east" and "west" versions of most of the guides if you so prefer.

Niels
 

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