Books  Regional Natural History  Asia-Pacific 

The Yala Wildlife Reserves: Biodiversity and Ecology

By: Mangala de Silva and Padma Kumari de Silva

238 pages, colour photos, tables, diagrams

Wildlife Heritage Trust Publications

Hardback | Dec 2004 | #177356 | ISBN: 9559114336
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £32.99 $40/€37 approx

About this book

The wildlife reserve "Yala Protected Area Complex" is part of Sri Lanka's biodiversity hotspot. It contains both lowland tropical forest and important wetlands. Most of Sri Lanka's vertebrate species are found in Yala, including elephant, bear and leopard. Within the park, at least 700 species of flowering plants, 41 mammal species, and 168 species of resident and migrant birds can be found here.

This book attempts to present the reader with comprehensive and important information on the biodiversity, ecology and other aspects of this tropical wildlife paradise.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Britain's Treasure Islands

NHBS Price: £24.99 £29.99 (Save £5.00) $31/€28 approx

Wildlife of Southeast Asia

NHBS Special Offer Price: £11.99 £17.95 (Save £5.96) $15/€13 approx (ends 31/12/2016)

The Green Heart of Sabah

NHBS Price: £24.99 $31/€28 approx

A Guide to the Pitcher Plants of Sabah

NHBS Price: £10.50 $13/€12 approx

Himalaya: Mountains of Life

NHBS Price: £44.99 $55/€51 approx