Concise descriptions of the animals and their tracks are combined with detailed drawings of the front and back prints, stride patterns and other important identifying features. Sixty of Minnesota and Wisconsin's most common animals appear in this compact black and white book. Perfect for hikers, teachers and parents, as well as a reference for children.
|Publisher:||Lone Pine Publishing|
|Series:||Animal Tracks Guides Series|
|Product dimensions:||5.75(w) x 4.25(h) x (d)|
|Age Range:||9 - 11 Years|
About the Author
Ian Sheldon is an accomplished artist, nature illustrator, and ecologist, with a degree in ecology from Cambridge University. His studies have taken him around the world. He has traveled throughout North and South America, Europe, Southeast Asia and South Africa.
Tamara Eder, who also writes under the name Tamara Hartson, was equipped from the age of six with a canoe, a dip net, and a note pad. She grew up with a fascination for nature and the diversity of life. She has a degree in environmental conservation sciences, and has written about wildlife in Bermuda, the Galapagos Islands, the Amazon Basin, Argentina, Tibet and India. An award-winning photographer, her photographs appear in numerous books, posters and online magazines.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
My son hs used this guide to track animls and then set traps by their footprint patterns. He is always out looking for some new tracks. He has said this book has been very helpful.