By Edmund J. Zimmerer,David H. Snyder,A. Floyd Scott,David F. Frymire
Known for its average good looks, Land among the Lakes nationwide activity sector is the biggest inland peninsula within the usa. which include 170,000 acres of forested and guarded public land among Kentucky Lake (Tennessee River) and Lake Barkley (Cumberland River), this scenic sanctuary is visited by means of greater than 1.4 million nature fans every year and encompasses many various habitats, every one aiding a specific group of vegetation and animals. Amphibians and Reptiles of Land among the Lakes is your consultant to a couple of the often-overlooked citizens of this targeted environment. The authors provide specific descriptions and wonderful colour pictures of the salamanders, frogs, toads, turtles, lizards, and snakes present in the area. each one access contains the species' clinical and customary names in addition to info on its distribution, habitat, and usual historical past. an intensive word list assists readers in opting for the animals.
This convenient reference illustrates the collective ecological impact that those underappreciated species have at the habitats within which they thrive. even if you're a specialist or yard naturalist, Amphibians and Reptiles of Land among the Lakes is an necessary source for knowing those interesting creatures.
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Amphibians and Reptiles of Land Between the Lakes by Edmund J. Zimmerer,David H. Snyder,A. Floyd Scott,David F. Frymire