Biological diversity in the Sierra Nevada's 12 million acres is among the highest in the United States. Sierra Nevada Wildlife is the perfect pocket-sized, folding guide to help identify many of the wildlife species found in this region, from large mammals like elk and bears to salamanders and swallowtails. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 commonly viewed species of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, butterflies and fishes. Laminated for durability, it is a great source of portable information for ecotourists, both novices and experts alike. Created & printed in the USA.
James Kavanagh has written over 450 pocket guides to nature, travel, science and languages that have sold over 4.5 million copies worldwide.