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Whelks to Whales: Coastal Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest

Field / Identification GuideWorld / Checklist

By: Rick M Harbo (Author)

328 pages, 250 colour photos, 1 colour map

Harbour Publishing

Paperback | Jun 2011 | Edition: 2 | #191578 | ISBN-13: 9781550174915
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NHBS Price: £21.99 $27/€25 approx

About this book

Newly revised and updated in 2010 with additional photographs and up-to-date names, this full-colour field guide to the marine life of coastal British Columbia, Alaska, Washington, Oregon and northern California is perfect for divers, boaters and beachcombers. It is a ready reference to more than 400 of the most common species, the fascinating local sponges, jellyfish, crabs, shrimp, barnacles, clams, snails, seals, fish, whales, sea algae and hundreds of other living things that can be observed and identified without being disturbed. Whelks to Whales is arranged for quick identification with colour-coded sections, full-colour photographs and comprehensive but concise information on size, range, habitat and facts of interest about each species. A glossary, checklist, reading list and full index are included.

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