Southwestern Desert Life: A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Plants & Animals

Southwestern Desert Life: A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Plants & Animals

Paperback Regional Nature Guides

By (author) Senior Consultant James Kavanagh, Illustrated by Raymond Leung

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  • Publisher: Waterford Press
  • Format: Paperback | 1 pages
  • Dimensions: 102mm x 208mm x 5mm | 45g
  • Publication date: 1 July 2001
  • ISBN 10: 1583551247
  • ISBN 13: 9781583551240
  • Edition statement: First.

Product description

The southwestern deserts are home to hundreds of species specially-adapted to survive in this hot, dry environment. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species of mammals, birds, reptiles, trees, shrubs, wildflowers and cacti. Also includes a map featuring prominent nature sanctuaries. Laminated for durability, this lightweight, pocket-sized folding guide is an excellent source of portable information and ideal for field use by visitors and residents alike. Made in the USA.

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Zoologist James Kavanagh has researched and written more than 450 publications pertaining to wildlife observation and outdoor recreation. His unique talent is in taking complex information and synthesizing the salient points to make knowledge about nature and the outdoors more accessible to novices, and to present quick, portable reference information for more experienced wildlife and outdoor enthusiasts. His books have sold more than 5 million copies worldwide.

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Southwestern Desert Life, An Introduction to Familiar Plants and Animals, is a must-have, reference guide for beginners and experts alike. Whether you're on a nature hike or taking a stroll in your neighborhood, you'll want to take along a copy of this indispensable guide.The Pocket Naturalist series is an introduction to common plants and animals and natural phenomena. Each pocket-sized, folding guide highlights up to 150 species and most feature a map identifying prominent sanctuaries and outstanding natural attractions. Each is laminated for durability. (31/2 X 81/4 folded, opens to 22 X 81/4, color illustrations, map)