A photographic guide to the common plants and animals that inhabit the intertidal zone – the area covered by water at high tide and exposed during low tide – on the Atlantic coast from Cape Canaveral, Florida, to Cape Breton, Canada.
J. Duane Sept's passion for wildlife has led him to study his subjects and to work with them throughout North America as a biologist, naturalist, writer, professional photographer, and environmental consultant. His photographs and writings have been published in numerous periodicals, books, displays, and calendars. He is the author of eighteen previous books, including A Photographic Guide to Seashore Life in the North Atlantic: Canada to Cape Cod. He lives in Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia.