The squirrels of North America are a diverse group of mammals, including chipmunks, marmots, prairie dogs, flying squirrels, ground squirrels, antelope squirrels and tree squirrels. SQUIRRELS OF NORTH AMERICA features all 66 species of squirrel found on the continent, organized by colour-coded groups. Each account includes:
• a full colour illustration
• information highlights concerning distinguishing features, size, habitat and nesting
• comprehensive natural history
• illustrations and names of similar species, and
• a range map
The book also has a Quick Reference Guide for easy identification of any species and a glossary.