West Midland Bird Club

Bibliography: WMBC Publications

In addition to the Club's Annual Report and regular Bulletins, the Club has published several books on the bird life of the West Midlands Region.

Prices shown are from the date of original publication. Unless otherwise shown, all of these books are out of print.

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West Midland Bird Distribution Survey

Norris, C.
West Midland Bird Club, 1951 (published for private circulation)
Booklet; 23.5×30.5cm; 16pp

Subtitled A study of the breeding season distribution of one hundred species in the counties of Warwickshire, Worcestersire and Staffordshire

Further details of the Distribution Survey.

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Birds of Staffordshire, The

Lord, J. & Blake A.
West Midland Bird Club, 1962.
Hardback; 14.5×22cm; 40pp. 

This title was reviewed in Bird Notes (31–3, May–June 1964).

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Atlas of Breeding Birds of the West Midlands

Lord, J. & Munns, D. (Eds)
West Midland Bird Club, 1970.
Hardback; 13×19.9cm; 276pp; £1.50. 

Reviewed as "an admirable volume, a credit to all concerned, and a model for others" by Nature, 25 July 1970. 

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Birds of the West Midlands, The

Harrison, G. (Ed); Dean, A.; Richards, A.; Smallshire, D.
West Midland Bird Club, 1982.
ISBN: 0 9507881 0 4.
Hardback; 17.5×25cm; 494pp; £15. 

This title was reviewed in British Birds (76 (1983) 104)

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Checklist of the Birds of the West Midlands and a Guide to the Status and Record Submission

Anon.
West Midland Bird Club, 1982  (first edition)
Booklet; 15×21cm; 16pp. 
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Checklist of the Birds of the West Midlands and a Guide to the Status and Record Submission

Anon.
West Midland Bird Club, 1989 (second edition).
Booklet; 15×21cm; 26pp.
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A Checklist of the Birds of the West Midlands and a Guide to the Status and Record Submission

Anon.
West Midland Bird Club, 2011 (third edition).
Booklet; 10.5×15cm; 36pp; £1.

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Birds in a Manmade Land — The Story of Ladywalk Nature Reserve

Kington, B (uncredited)
Central Electricity Generating Board/ West Midland Bird Club, 1989.
Paperback; A4; 116pp. 

Included a history of the reserve, reviews of the years 1971–1987, a map, colour photographs, and more.

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Birdwatching for the Handicapped in Staffordshire

West Midland Bird Club (undated) 

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A Review of Wildfowl & Waders at Draycote Water

Harrison, G.
West Midland Bird Club, 1996.
Booklet; 21×30cm; 42pp; £2.50. 

Reviewed in WMBC Bulletin #385.

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New Birds of the West Midlands, The

Harrison, G. & Harrison, J.
West Midland Bird Club, 2005.
ISBN: 0 9507881-2-0.
Hardback; 17.5×25cm; 500pp; £39. 

Buy The New Birds of the West Midlands!

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Belvide Reservoir reports.

 

Ladywalk reports.

 

Our Bulletin.

 
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Ornithology in Staffordshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire & the West Midlands county, since 1929.

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