In this groundbreaking and meticulously field-tested guide, the rich variety of Sierra life-- trees, wildflowers, ferns, fungi, lichens, fish, reptiles, amphibians, birds, mammals, and insects-- comes alive.
"[A] fast, intuitive, accessible way to do snappy identifications in the field." -- -- "Washington Post"
"If you have room for only one Sierra Nevada guidebook in your pack, make it this little gem....Dense with illustration, it's the perfect all-ages introduction to field guides. Well-researched natural history notes pull the reader more deeply into the story of these iconic mountains." -- -- "Sierra Magazine"
"From fungi to forest to frogs and fish, the book is a small but powerful treasure of reference to nature." -- -- "The Sacramento Bee"
Series: California Academy of Sciences
Number Of Pages: 366
Published: 1st August 2007
Publisher: Heyday Books
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.1 x 11.4 x 2.3
Weight (kg): 0.54