A fascinating introduction to the different habitats and creatures to be found along the coastline. With over 240 colour photographs, this is the ideal guide to take on seashore rambles.
Divided into different coastline habitats for ease of use, Collins Gem Seashore is the ideal guide for families and children.
Featured habitats include cliffs, rocky shores, sand dunes, saltmarsh, shingle and the strandline.
Full details of the many species to be found within each habitat.
Introductions to seaweeds, worms, molluscs, arthopods, fish, birds and mammals, and many other shore-line inhabitants
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Rod and Ken Preston-Mafham, the authors of this title, together with Rod's wife Jean, run Premaphotos Wildlife, a natural history picture library based in Cornwall which boasts a stock of 75,000 colour photographs. Rod and Ken are also prolific authors and their books include The Natural History of Insects, The Natural History of Spiders, The Encyclopaedia of Land Invertebrate Behaviour and Cacti: The Illustrated Dictionary.From the Back Cover:
An authoritative guide to 230 species of plants and animals of the seashore
Covers all types of habitat, including rocky coast, sand dunes and clifftops
Full-colour photograph for every species
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