Mammals of the Carolinas, Virginia, and Maryland / Edition 1

Mammals of the Carolinas, Virginia, and Maryland / Edition 1

by Wm. David Webster, James F. Parnell, Walter Biggs
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807855421

ISBN-13: 9780807855423

Pub. Date: 03/15/2004

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

The only volume to deal specifically with the mid-Atlantic region, this practical guide describes in detail the 88 terrestrial mammals found there as well as the 33 marine species that inhabit the offshore waters. The authors offer expert descriptions of each species, including feeding habits, activity cycles, reproductive biology, and relation to other animals and

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The only volume to deal specifically with the mid-Atlantic region, this practical guide describes in detail the 88 terrestrial mammals found there as well as the 33 marine species that inhabit the offshore waters. The authors offer expert descriptions of each species, including feeding habits, activity cycles, reproductive biology, and relation to other animals and humans. By emphasizing the relationships between mammals and their environments, the authors reveal how these animals live throughout the year. They guide readers to an appreciation of mammalian life and a keen awareness of the importance of conservation and habitat preservation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807855423
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
03/15/2004
Edition description:
1
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
636,364
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.72(d)

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