Synopses & Reviews
Illinois Wildlife provides a welcome introduction to the familiar botanical species to be found within the state of Illinois. Exhaustively researched, the guide features over 140 beautifully detailed full-color illustrations of mammals, birds, and reptiles and amphibians. The laminated fold-out pocket guide is perfect for novices looking for an easy-to-use field reference. The guide also features a map highlighting wildlife sanctuaries in the state. Illinois Wildlife provides the perfect pocket travel companion for novices interested in nature identification.
o Retails for $5.95;
o Map-sized when folded, with page-like panels;
o Easy to use and carry when outdoors;
o Laminated for durability;
o More than 150 full-color illustrations;
o Text highlights the most easily distinguished markings or characteristics of species to aid novices in nature identification.
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Illinois Wildlife, An Introduction to Familiar Species, is a must-have reference guide for beginners and experts alike. Whether you're on a nature hike or taking a stroll in your neighborhood, you'll want to take along a copy of this indispensable guide.
The Pocket Naturalist series is an introduction to common plants and animals and natural phenomena. Each pocket-sized, folding guide highlights up to 150 species and most feature a map identifying prominent sanctuaries and outstanding natural attractions. Each is laminated for durability.
Illinois Wildlife provides easy identification to commonly seen wildlife in this state. This richly illustrated and detailed guide is printed on durable material and folds for easy handling. A map of state parks and sanctuaries is provided on the back cover for the vacationer or nature enthusiast.
Meticulous and authoritative, this pamphlet discusses more than 140 species of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, butterflies, and fishes found in Illinois and provides a map featuring prominent, state-wide wildlife sanctuaries. Laminated for durability, this useful reference is ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.
Illinois Wildlife is an essential guide for the eco-tourist or the intrepid traveler visiting this state. Detailed color illustrations highlight over 140 familiar species of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians and fishes . A map featuring prominent state-wide wildlife sanctuaries has been included. Durable and lightweight, it conveniently folds to fit into a pocket when you want to reach for your water bottle, camera or binoculars. This is the one to take on your next Illinois adventure!
The state mammal and#150; the white-tailed deer and#150; is one of thousands of species of animals inhabiting the diverse ecosystems found throughout the Prairie State This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fishes and butterflies and includes an ecoregion map featuring prominent wildlife-viewing areas. 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. 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.