Synopses & Reviews
Familiar species, common plants, and natural phenomena are introduced in these beautifully illustrated guides to nature and the outdoors. Printed on laminated, water-resistant paper in a folded format, Pocket Naturalist® Guides are highly durable for use in the field as each title provides a portable reference to a variety of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fishes, butterflies, and insects. Nature enthusiasts, from the beginner to the seasoned explorer, will relish the abundance of detailed information packed within these handheld guides.
From the 2,000-pound bison to the tiny deer mouse, wildlife abounds in the Grand Teton National Park, and this lightweight pocket guide of common species will make any visit more enjoyable and informative. Additionally, birds, trees, fishes, butterflies, wildflowers, reptiles, and amphibians are also illustrated for quick identification. The guide was produced in collaboration with the Grand Teton Association and part of the proceeds from its sale support the organizations education and outreach activities.
Walk, climb, drive or float. Any way you prefer to travel through Grand Teton National Park will provide breathtaking views. To make your visit even more enjoyable bring along the Grand Teton National Park Wildlife guide. Lightweight and durable, this nature guide will conveniently fit into a pocket or backpack. It will help you identify the diversity of species from the 2000 pound American Bison to the tiny Deer Mouse. Additionally, birds, trees, fishes, butterflies, wildflowers, reptiles and amphibians are included for quick identification. This guide is proudly created and printed in the USA.
Wyoming's state mammal and#150; the bison and#150; is one of thousands of species of animals and plants inhabiting the diverse ecosystems found throughout Grand Teton National Park. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fishes, butterflies, trees, shrubs and wildflowers. Laminated for durability, this lightweight, pocket-sized folding guide is an excellent source of portable information and ideal for field use by visitors and residents alike. This guide was created in collaboration with the Grand Teton Association. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of this guide support its important work to preserve this vast wilderness. Made in the USA.
About the Author
The Grand Teton Association works to increase public understanding, appreciation, and enjoyment of Grand Teton National Park and the surrounding public lands, through aid to the interpretive, educational and research programs of our partners. 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.