The Alberta Nature Guide lets you discover the wondrous diversity of nature that lies right outside your front door. Whether you live in the city or the country, hundreds of species of plants and animals share your living space. Why not get to know the neighbors?
Covering every inch of Alberta's incredibly varied landscape, this book teaches you to identify nearly 400 species of mammals, birds, amphibians, reptiles, fish, trees, shrubs, herbs, grasses and ferns:
* Colour illustrations of each species
* Native uses of plants
* Animal behaviour
* Ecology and range
* Similar species cross-referenced
* Colour maps showing ecoregions, parks and nature areas across Alberta.
This latest nature guide for Alberta is the perfect resource for anyone interested in learning more about nature in their backyard and beyond: teachers, parents, students and children's groups.