Whale Watching in Australian and New Zealand Waters

Whale Watching in Australian and New Zealand Waters

Gemstones and Minerals of Australia

Gemstones and Minerals of Australia

Field Guide to Wildlife of the Australian Snow-country

$45.00
ISBN
9781877069833

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More Information
By Ken Green and William Osborne
Format Paperback / softback
Page Extent 335
Book Size 207 x 148 x 9
Imprint Reed New Holland
Release Date 1 May 2012
Subject Classification Local interest, family history & nostalgia / Local history

This is a comprehensive field guide to Australia's snow country fauna and environment. Now completely updated to include the many changes that have occurred to the environment since the first edition was released in 1994. Exploring the inter-relationships between snow cover & wildlife as well as detailed descriptions of the animal species, including their distribution, breeding, food and habitats.

Now completely updated to include the many changes that have occurred to the environment since the first edition was released in 1994, the edition explores the inter-relationships between snow cover and wildlife as well as detailed descriptions of the animal species, including their distribution, breeding, food and habitats. Updates include: the visible impacts of climate change on animal species and habitats, the decline of high mountain frogs due to the chytrid fungus and the impacts of high altitude fires in 2003 and 2006. This is an indispensible guide for professional and amateur naturalists. Now re-jacketed in a handy format with a PVC cover to protect it from the elements.