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Other titles in the Fred W. Morrison Series in Southern Studies series:

Mammals of the Carolinas, Virginia, and Maryland (Fred W. Morrison Series in Southern Studies)

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Publisher Comments:

The only volume to deal specifically with the mid-Atlantic region, this practical guide describes in detail the 88 terrestrial mammals found there as well as the 33 marine species that inhabit the offshore waters. The authors offer expert descriptions of each species, including feeding habits, activity cycles, reproductive biology, and relation to other animals and humans. By emphasizing the relationships between mammals and their environments, the authors reveal how these animals live throughout the year. They guide readers to an appreciation of mammalian life and a keen awareness of the importance of conservation and habitat preservation.

Synopsis:

Mammals of the Carolinas, Virginia, and Maryland is well written, informative, and complete in its coverage of species from bats to whales. Contains exciting insight into the lives of all mammals of the region.'

Synopsis:

This popular guide, with 117 color photographs plus range maps, acquaints readers of all ages with the exceptional variety of mamals found in this four-state region. The authors describe 88 terrestrial mammals and 33 marine species and discuss the importance of conservation and habitat preservation.

About the Author

Wm. David Webster is professor of biology and curator of mammals at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. James F. Parnell lives in Wilmington and is coauthor of Birds of the Carolinas. Walter C. Biggs Jr. is coauthor, with Parnell, of State Parks of North Carolina.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780807816639
Author:
Biggs, Walter C.
Author:
Parnell, James F.
Author:
Webster, Wm David
Author:
Webster, William David
Author:
Biggs, Walter C.
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Location:
Chapel Hill :
Subject:
Mammals
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Middle atlantic states
Subject:
Mammals -- Middle Atlantic States.
Subject:
nature; biology; south; mammals; North Carolina; South Carolina; Virginia; Maryland; terrestial mammals; marine mammals; conservation; environmental science;
Subject:
Nature
Subject:
Biology
Subject:
South
Subject:
North carolina
Subject:
South carolina
Subject:
Virginia
Subject:
Maryland
Subject:
terrestial mammals
Subject:
Marine mammals
Subject:
Conservation
Subject:
Environmental Science
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. 245-249.
Series:
Fred W. Morrison Series in Southern Studies
Series Volume:
no. 244
Publication Date:
November 1985
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
8.88x5.84x.90 in. 1.36 lbs.

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Product details 272 pages University of North Carolina Press - English 9780807816639 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Mammals of the Carolinas, Virginia, and Maryland is well written, informative, and complete in its coverage of species from bats to whales. Contains exciting insight into the lives of all mammals of the region.'
"Synopsis" by , This popular guide, with 117 color photographs plus range maps, acquaints readers of all ages with the exceptional variety of mamals found in this four-state region. The authors describe 88 terrestrial mammals and 33 marine species and discuss the importance of conservation and habitat preservation.
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