Reptiles of the Northwest: California to Alaska, the Rockies to the Coast

Reptiles of the Northwest: California to Alaska, the Rockies to the Coast

by Alan St. John, Alan St John
     
 

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An interpretive naturalist, writer, educator and reptile specialist from Bend, Oregon, Alan St. John has crafted a richly photographed guide to the reptiles, snakes and turtles found in the Pacific Northwest. Each of the book's 44 accounts features photographs of the animal, as well as range maps and notes on identification, variation, distribution, habitat, behavior… See more details below

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An interpretive naturalist, writer, educator and reptile specialist from Bend, Oregon, Alan St. John has crafted a richly photographed guide to the reptiles, snakes and turtles found in the Pacific Northwest. Each of the book's 44 accounts features photographs of the animal, as well as range maps and notes on identification, variation, distribution, habitat, behavior and similar species. The guide also has a strongly personal and accessible quality through St. John's field notes of his own encounters with each of the featured species.

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This field guide covers 42 turtles, snakes, and lizards which live in the Pacific Northwest. Entries include color photographs, range maps, and notes on identification, distribution, habitat, and behavior. Reptile habitat in the region is described, and a glossary is provided. St. John is a freelance nature writer, artist, and photographer. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781551053431
Publisher:
Lone Pine Publishing
Publication date:
05/09/2002
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
722,174
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
9 Years

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