Synopses & Reviews
African Animal Tracks, An Introduction to Tracks and Dung of Familiar Species, is a must-have reference guide for beginners and experts alike. This guide allows you to quickly identify the tracks and dung of common African mammals. The folded format allows for easy comparison of similar tracks, and a ruler is included on the back panel for easy measuring.The Pocket Traveller(tm) Eco-Travel Guides provide simplified reference to the prominent wildlife species of the world's most popular eco-tourism destinations. Each pocket-sized, folding guide identifies up to 150 species of common and unique animals in each area and most feature a map highlighting natural vegetation zones. Each is laminated for durability. (31/2 X 81/4 folded, opens to 22 X 81/4, color illustrations)
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African Animal Tracks is a convenient reference while on safari. This folding guide is printed on durable laminate material with detailed illustrations of more than 80 species . An uncomplicated guide to animal identification, it is a great resource for all levels of nature enthusiasts.
When tracking animals in Africa, guides rely on spoor (tracks and dung) to let them know where and when animals are present. African Animal Tracks is the perfect pocket-sized, folding guide for nature enthusiasts wanting to learn more about the science of tracking many of these nocturnal species. Beautiful illustrations highlight more than 80 species and their signs. Laminated for durability, this lightweight guide is a great source of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike. Made in the USA.
About the Author
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.