Academic Press, Octavo, paperback, colour plates, photographs, maps.
Includes more than 500 colour illustrations of the most common fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals. Contains identification, location, and conservation information on the most frequently spotted animals. Up-to-date information on the ecology, behaviour, and conservation of the families of animals to which the pictured species belong. Information on habitats and the most common plants as well as information on most usually seen underwater animals. Also includes brief descriptions of the region’s most frequently visited parks and reserves.