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Other titles in the Peterson Field Guides series:
A Field Guide to Atlantic Coast Fishes: North America (Peterson Field Guides)
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The more than 1,000 species descriptions in this guide include information on range and habitat such as depths, bottom types, water temperatures, and salinity. The almost 1,100 illustrations use the Peterson Identification System for quick, accurate field identification.
About the Author
'G. Carleton Ray is a Research Professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences at the University of Virginia.C. Richard Robins is the Maytag Professor of Icthyology at the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science at the University of Miami.Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world\'s greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation, as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars, and the Peterson Field Guides®are credited with helping to set the stage for the environmental movement.'
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