Tracking and Reading Sign: A Guide to Mastering the Original Forensic Science

Tracking and Reading Sign: A Guide to Mastering the Original Forensic Science

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by Len McDougall
     
 

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This full-color book is the perfect guide for anyone interested in learning how to track animals and read their signs. It offers an introduction on the principals of tracking and reading sign by looking at tracks, prints, gaits, scats, scents, and animal behaviors. It provides the reader with tracking and stalking techniques such as cold hunting, camouflage, and using…  See more details below

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This full-color book is the perfect guide for anyone interested in learning how to track animals and read their signs. It offers an introduction on the principals of tracking and reading sign by looking at tracks, prints, gaits, scats, scents, and animal behaviors. It provides the reader with tracking and stalking techniques such as cold hunting, camouflage, and using the stump method. Over twenty different animals are profiled, including New World Moose, American elk, and Whitetailed deer. Each profile lists basic characteristics, tacks, habitat, diet, behaviors, and common relatives. Tracking is the definitive one-stop guide for any person looking to track and read sign while exploring or hunting in the outdoors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781626368545
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date:
04/28/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
391,224
File size:
17 MB
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Meet the Author


Len McDougall is a professional outdoorsman and photographer with more than thirty years of experience in the north woods. He is the author of Practical Outdoor Survival and The Complete Tracker and lives in Paradise, Michigan, where he teaches classes and works as a field guide and tracker.

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