Whale Watching in Australian and New Zealand Waters
|Peter Gill, Cecilia Burke and Pieter Folkens
|Paperback / softback
|207 x 148 x 9 mm (H x W x D)
|Reed New Holland
|24 May 2011
|The natural world, country life & pets / Wildlife: general interest / Wildlife: aquatic creatures
In recent years whale watching in Australia and New Zealand has become a passion for many people. Both countries are home to numerous species of whales and dolphins.
There are now established whale-watching tour operators in many coastal towns making it much easier to observe these magnificent animals in their natural habitat. This updated edition features: new species information; conservation status (eg. endangered vs safe); species updates; whale watching sites updated (including the Gold Coast). This definitive easy-to-follow guide is for all adventurous holiday-makers, amateur naturalists and students who want to take a closer and well-informed look at these fascinating mammals. This beautifully illustrated book will guide you on a fascinating expedition into the world of whales and dolphins and is the essential reference book for all who want to fully experience and enjoy whale watching.