Multimedia Identification Guide to North Atlantic Seabirds

Albatrosses & Fulmarine Petrels

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Albatrosses & Fulmarine Petrels

                                    About the book
  • A5-sized  (hardcover)
  • Over 270 pages of original and detailed text
  • Over 200 photographs - majority previously unpublished
  • Over 180 stunning & accurate illustrations by John Gale
  • Large format colour range maps based on latest geolocator results & observational studies 
  • Includes 2 DVDs

About the DVDs

  • 2 DVDs with over 120 minutes of footage
  • At-sea footage of all species 
  • In-hand and at-colony footage of some species
  • Follows contents of book allowing cross-referencing
  • Enables user to apply knowlege learnt from book
  • Excellent preparation for a seawatch or a pelagic trip
        PAL format (multiregional) plays on computers worldwide
        (Canada & USA plays on most modern DVD players)


Series introduction
Key and map guide
About this guide
Species covered
Identification & ageing

Species accounts
Atlantic Yellow-nosed Albatross
Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross
Shy Albatross
Gray-headed Albatross
Black-browed Albatross
Tristan Albatross
Southern Giant Petrel
Northern Giant Petrel
Atlantic Fulma
Pacific Fulmar
Cape Petrel

Confusion pairs 
Some novice ID slip-ups
Black-browed and Atlantic Yellow-nosed Albatrosses

Atlantic and Indian Yellow-nosed Albatrosses
Black-browed and Gray-headed Albatrosses – young immatures
Atlantic Yellow-nosed and Gray-headed Albatrosses – adults
Tristan and the other Great Albatrosses
Northern and dark-morph Southern Giant Petrels
Atlantic and Pacific Fulmars

Appendix 1 ID topics in previous two guides
Appendix 2 Vagrancy potential for Pacific Fulmar
Appendix 3 Aberrant Atlantic Fulmars
Timeline Disk 1
Timeline Disk 2
ID jogger
About the authors

Inset 1
A selection of illustrations from AYAL species account
Inset 2 
A selection of photos from AYAL species account
Inset 3
A selection of photos from BBAL species account
Inset 4 A selection of illustrations from TRAL species account
Inset 5 Pages from ATFU species account
Inset 6 Pages from PAFU species account
Inset 7 A selection of pages from Confusion Pairs: BBAL vs AYAL
Inset 8 A selection of pages from Confusion Pairs: BBAL vs GHAL

Sample pages

Sample pages

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