Nat’l Aud Soc: Field Guide to Florida
The most comprehensive field guide available to the flora and fauna of Florida--a portable, essential companion for visitors and residents alike--from the go-to reference source for over 18 million nature lovers.
This compact volume contains:
- An easy-to-use field guide for identifying 1,000 of the state''s wildflowers, trees, mushrooms, mosses, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, butterflies, mammals, and much more;
- A complete overview of Florida''s natural history, covering geology, wildlife habitats, ecology, fossils, rocks and minerals, clouds and weather patterns and night sky;
- An extensive sampling of the area''s best parks, preserves, beaches, forests, islands, and wildlife sanctuaries, with detailed descriptions and visitor information for 50 sites and notes on dozens of others.
- The guide is packed with visual information -- the 1,500 full-color images include more than 1,300 photographs, 14 maps, and 16 night-sky charts, as well as 150 drawings explaining everything from geological processes to the basic features of different plants and animals.
- Series: National Audubon Society Field Guides
- Paperback: 448 pages
- Publisher: Knopf; 1 edition (May 26, 1998)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 067944677X
- ISBN-13: 978-0679446774
- Product Dimensions: 4 x 0.9 x 7.7 inches
- Shipping Weight: 15.2 ounces