OBC Bulletin 26, November 1997: contents
A Birdwatcher’s Guide to Sri Lanka
Gehan and Nirma de Silva Wijeyeratne, Lester Perera, Jeevan William and Deepal Warakagoda.
Supplement, 24 pp, details of 20 sites with orientation information, maps and illustrations.
The collection of nests of the Indian Swiftlet for the bird-nest trade
Bird Study in Sri Lanka: an historical perspective
D. Priyantha Wijesinghe
Some observations on the Sri Lanka Whistling Thrush
Little known Oriental bird: Red-faced Malkoha, Phaenicophaeus pyrrhocephalus
Richard A. Fuller and Johannes Erritzøe
Watching seabirds on the west coast of Sri Lanka
Rex I. De Silva
Recent Sightings of the Black-capped Kingfisher in Sri Lanka
Plus regular sections: Club News, Conservation Fund News, Around the Orient, ClubWatch, Letters, Free Press, From the Field, Recently Published and Stray Feathers.