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Mammals of the National Parks Conserving America's Wildlife and Parklands

By: John H Burde and George A Feldhamer
212 pages, 125 Col illus
NHBS
A fantastic mammal watching guide
Mammals of the National Parks
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From the seascapes of Acadia to the vast desert of Death Valley, America's national parks are home to hundreds of species of wild mammals. This book opens with descriptions of the history and landscape of each park, and gives an overview of conservation issues and tips on sighting particular animals. The second half of the book provides a thorough description of each type of mammal, including appearance, behaviour, and feeding habits. The environmental issues affecting the mammal populations are highlighted for each group. This book provides a rare glimpse into the habits and habitats of mammals in all 56 national parks - captivating creatures in wonderous landscapes.

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John H. Burde is a professor of forestry at Southern Illinois University and an expert on U.S. national parks. George A. Feldhamer is the chair of environmental studies and a professor of zoology at Southern Illinois University. He is the author of the lauded text, Mammalogy: Adaptation, Diversity, and Ecology and recently served as editor of the encyclopedic work, Wild Mammals of North America, also available from Johns Hopkins.
By: John H Burde and George A Feldhamer
212 pages, 125 Col illus
NHBS
A fantastic mammal watching guide
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"Appealing to outdoor enthusiasts and wildlife aficionados alike, this volume combines information about U.S. national parks with material on the animals that inhabit those parks... Color photos throughout make the book delightful to browse." -- Library Journal

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