Most ecotravellers to southern Mexico want to experience tropical forests and other stunning habitats, and catch glimpses of exotic wildlife: toucans and parrots, hummingbirds and hawks, monkeys and anteaters, frogs and toads, crocodiles and (yes) snakes. This book contains all the information you will need to find, identify, and learn about the region's magnificent animal life.
. Identification and location information on the most frequently seen animals.
. Full-colour illustrations of southern Mexico's most common fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals.
. Up-to-date information on the ecology, behaviour, and conservation of profiled animals.
. Information on habitats of southern Mexico and on the most common plants visitors encounter.
. A section on the underwater animals most divers and snorkelers actually see.
. Brief descriptions of the most frequently visited parks and reserves.
Easy to carry, entertainingly written, beautifully illustrated-you will want to have this book as a constant companion on your journey.
Les Beletsky is a professional wildlife biologist and university zoology teacher. Prior to writing wildlife guides, he conducted field research on bird ecology and behaviour.
Size: 14,5cm x 22 cm