Synopses & Reviews
San Francisco is one of the few major cities in the world to have vast green spaces that harbors a vast diversity of wildlife. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, seashore creatures and 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. Made in the USA.
The Pocket Naturalist card is a pocket-sized, folding card which provides simplified, easy-to-use reference to what everyone should know about familiar plants, animals, and natural history. Every card is laminated so that it is waterproof and practical for use in the field. This card highlights over 100 of San Francisco's most familiar birds, reptiles, butterflies, trees, wildflowers, and seashore life.
Nature of San Francisco & the Bay Area highlights the plants, birds, mammals, marine life and insects found in this city. This compact guide is folded for easy access and printed on durable laminate paper. This is a great resource for the tourist or the nature enthusiast.
Perfect for nature enthusiasts, this authoritative guide discusses more than 140 species of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, butterflies, seashore critters, trees, shrubs, and wildflowers found in San Francisco and the Bay area. Laminated for durability, it is a great source of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.
San Francisco has ready access to wilderness and rural areas as well as major urban parks. Visitors and city residents will appreciate the Nature of San Francisco and the Bay Area. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar species of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, butterflies, seashore critters, trees, shrubs and wildflowers. Made to fold and fit into a pocket this compact guide will provide identification to the most fascinating city and bay nature dwellers.
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.