An Introduction to Familiar Species
ISBN10: 1583556915 ISBN13: 9781583556917 Publisher: Falcon Pr Pub Co Published: May 1 2012 Weight: 0.10lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 4.00" Depth: 0.25" Language: English
Familiar species, common plants, and natural phenomena are introduced in these beautifully illustrated guides to nature and the outdoors. Printed on laminated, water-resistant paper in a folded format, Pocket Naturalist® Guides are highly durable for use in the field as each title provides a portable reference to a variety of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fishes, butterflies, and insects. Nature enthusiasts, from the beginner to the seasoned explorer, will relish the abundance of detailed information packed within these handheld guides. From the American goldfinch and the common raccoon to the western painted turtle and the bluegill, this identification guide showcases more than 140 of the most common flora and fauna species found in the Hawkeye State. In addition to the species found within, this portable source of information also includes a map of prominent Iowa wildlife sanctuaries, which offers ideal wildlife scouting locations for visitors and locals alike.