Books  Regional Natural History  Natural History of the Americas 

Dangerous Animals & Plants: An Introduction to Dangerous North American Species

Field / Identification Guide

Series: Waterford Pocket Naturalist Guide

By: James R Kavanagh(Author)

colour photos

Waterford Press

Unbound | Apr 2006 | #223500 | ISBN: 1583553096
Availability: Usually dispatched within 6 days Details
NHBS Price: £6.99 $10/€8 approx

About this book

There are 8 000 snakebites in the US every year. Plant ingestion result in 63 000 calls to national poison centers annually. Dangerous Animals & Plants highlights over 90 species of dangerous birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, insects, fishes, seashore creatures and plants. This folding guide will be appreciated by anyone who wants to avoid poisonous and venomous North American plants and animals. Durable & lightweight, created & printed in the USA and updated in 2012 with a new cover design and updated species selection, Dangerous Animals & Plants can be carried in your pocket to keep you safe while out in nature.

Write a review

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


James Kavanagh has written over 450 pocket guides to nature, travel, science and languages that have sold over 4.5 million copies worldwide.

Bestsellers in this subject

The New Neotropical Companion

NHBS Special Offer Price: £20.95 £27.95 (Save £7.00) $29/€24 approx (ends 01/04/2018)

A Wildlife Guide to Chile

NHBS Special Offer Price: £11.99 £19.99 (Save £8.00) $17/€14 approx (ends 31/03/2018)

A Visitor's Guide to the Falkland Islands

NHBS Price: £11.99 $17/€14 approx

Collins Traveller's Guide - Wildlife of the Galápagos

NHBS Price: £16.99 $24/€19 approx

Falkland Islands Explorer

NHBS Price: £7.99 $11/€9 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194