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Nearly every species discussed is presented visually in one of the 321 excellent color photographs and organization of the plants and animals are the book’s greatest assets; they provide the nonspecialist with an easy means of species identification.... This is an excellent guidebook."—The Biology Teacher"This book is destined to become required reading for anyone with an ounce of curiosity about his environment.... Interesting as it is to be able to call such beasts by their proper names, it is of more importance to point out that the written descriptions are so clear that, even without the excellent photographs, one could identify most plants.... This book invites you to take an interest in all things all around you, from the giant Douglas fir to the lichens on its trunk.