The Life And Habits Of Wild Animals
How to get closer to wildlife.Here is a concise, thorough, and fully illustrated guide to the tracks, signs, and habits of North America's most common species of wildlife. Readers learn the secrets of a master tracker, assembling a clear picture from tracks, scat, and other signs. Was it a dog or a wolf? Fox or coyote? Did it pass by yesterday or an hour ago? And readers also learn the secrets of getting close to animals -- everything from brown bears to beavers, marmots to moose.
This irresistible entry to the Paws IV series features full-color photos of baby animals, plus information about each species. Pictured in their natural habitats are a wide range of young creatures, from arctic foxes and polar bears to Dall sheep and mountain goats. In all, 24 of Alaska's wild and wonderful inhabitants are included. Brief but captivating descriptions introduce each animal, bringing them to life and familiarizing young audiences with their habits.
General Books publication date: 2009 Original publication date: 1894 Original Publisher: C. Scribner's sons Subjects: Animal behavior Carnivora Juvenile Nonfiction / Animals / General Nature / Animals Nature / Mammals Science / Life Sciences / Biochemistry Science / Life Sciences / Zoology / General Notes: This is an OCR reprint of the original rare book.