Collins Complete Guide to Irish Wildlife


Collins Complete Guide to Irish Wildlife Author: Format: Paperback First Published: Published By: HarperCollins
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Pages: 320 Illustrations and other contents: (1000 colour photos) ISBN: 9780007349517 Categories: , ,

The essential photographic guide to Ireland’s wildlife.

Collins Complete Irish Wildlife describes almost all the mammals, birds, fish and butterflies of Ireland likely to be encountered by the keen amateur naturalist, as well as all the common and widespread flowers, trees and shrubs.Reptiles and amphibians, insects and spiders, molluscs and other invertebrates are also featured, and species are organised taxonomically.
With over 1,000 colour photographs, this comprehensive guide illustrates every species described. The introduction sets out where you can find the best of Irish wildlife. Each section is coded with a symbol for quick reference and species are grouped according to natural relationships and similarities.
Paperback. Over 1,000 colour photographs. 135 x 210mm.


Weight0.71 kg



Praise for the Collins Complete series: 'Wonderfully descriptive photographs' BBC Wildlife 'Packs in lots of well-chosen detail in compact form' British Wildlife 'A bookshelf essential' The Field

Author Biography

Paul Sterry is author of numerous titles in the successful Collins Complete British Photoguide series, including Complete British Birds and Complete British Trees. He owns the photolibrary Nature Photographers. Derek Mooney is Ireland's best known media wildlife expert. His RTE radio show, Mooney Goes Wild has nearly 300,000 listeners (see, and he also presents Ireland's second most popular TV show, The Winning Streak, attracting viewers of 776,000 every week.