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Illinois Wildlife: An Introduction to Familiar Species (Pocket Naturalist)by James Kavanagh
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Illinois Wildlife provides a welcome introduction to the familiar botanical species to be found within the state of Illinois. Exhaustively researched, the guide features over 140 beautifully detailed full-color illustrations of mammals, birds, and reptiles and amphibians. The laminated fold-out pocket guide is perfect for novices looking for an easy-to-use field reference. The guide also features a map highlighting wildlife sanctuaries in the state. Illinois Wildlife provides the perfect pocket travel companion for novices interested in nature identification.
o Retails for $5.95;
o Map-sized when folded, with page-like panels;
o Easy to use and carry when outdoors;
o Laminated for durability;
o More than 150 full-color illustrations;
o Text highlights the most easily distinguished markings or characteristics of species to aid novices in nature identification.
Illinois Wildlife, An Introduction to Familiar Species, 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.
Illinois Wildlife provides easy identification to commonly seen wildlife in this state. This richly illustrated and detailed guide is printed on durable material and folds for easy handling. A map of state parks and sanctuaries is provided on the back cover for the vacationer or nature enthusiast.
Illinois Wildlife is an essential guide for the eco-tourist or the intrepid traveler visiting this state. Detailed color illustrations highlight over 140 familiar species of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians and fishes . A map featuring prominent state-wide wildlife sanctuaries has been included. Durable and lightweight, it conveniently folds to fit into a pocket when you want to reach for your water bottle, camera or binoculars. This is the one to take on your next Illinois adventure!
Meticulous and authoritative, this pamphlet discusses more than 140 species of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, butterflies, and fishes found in Illinois and provides a map featuring prominent, state-wide wildlife sanctuaries. Laminated for durability, this useful reference is ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.
About the Author
James Kavanagh is the author of more than 300 pocket guides on nature, science, travel, and languages. He lives in Phoenix, Arizona.
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