Tideland Treasure is an illustrated guide to the beaches and marshes of the Eastern United States coast, encompassing seashores and wetlands from Ocean City, New Jersey, to Cape Canaveral, Florida. This is the revised edition of the original 1992 publication.
Todd Ballantine is an internationally recognised environmental scientist, writer, and artist from Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. His long-running newspaper column On Farth received the Harry Hampton Award for natural resource reporting from the South Carolina Wildlife Federation. In addition to Tideland Treasure, he has written and illustrated Woodland Walks, an introduction to the ecology of the Southeastern coastal region, and more than a dozen nature guides. Ballantine resides in Boulder, Colorado.
"A useful addition to the gear of every beachcomber who wants to understand more of what he or she sees. It provides the 'how' and 'why' to supplement the simple field guide description and has much to offer any curious resident or tourist"
- Naturalist News