Synopses & Reviews
Color meticulously rendered drawings of a variety of freshwater pond wildlife, including a painted turtle, white-tail deer, bullfrog, water celery, whirligig beetles, and many other species. 43 black-and-white illustrations. 6 color illustrations on covers. Introduction. Captions.
Ponds are quiet, shallow bodies of fresh water that are home to a vast and intriguing variety of flora and fauna. This entertaining and information-packed coloring book -- a perfect learning tool for young ecologists -- provides detailed, accurate depictions of denizens of various freshwater pond environments. Nature artist Annika Bernhard has carefully researched and skillfully rendered 43 illustrations of a beaver pond, farm pond, mountain pond and others that provide shelter and nourishment for a painted turtle, pond lily, white-tail deer, whirligig beetles, giant waterbug, skunk cabbage, honeybee, bullfrog, water celery, tadpoles, muskrat, great blue heron and many other forms of wildlife and vegetation. Fact-filled descriptive captions identify the plants and animals in a fascinating collection sure to delight nature lovers and coloring book fans.
Color realistic, accurate drawings of a painted turtle, bullfrog, muskrat, blue heron, many other forms of wildlife and vegetation. 43 black-and-white illus. Introduction. Captions.