The "what's that?" guide to Northwest plants and animals--now expanded, updated and in full color!
Author: Stephen R. Whitney and Rob Sandelin
Softcover; 317 pages; color photos and illustrations
The Mountaineers Books; copyright 2003
More than 700 color illustrations for easy identification
Expanded with new sections on mushrooms, insects and rock identification
Handy color tabs for easy access, plus quick reference index on back cover
Species accounts include common name, scientific name and description of important features, habitat and geographic range
Don't just call it a mushroom when it's a golden chanterelle; know your screech owl from your saw-whet owl; distinguish a monarch butterfly from a painted lady-all with the help of this comprehensive guide to the common plants and animals of the Cascade and Olympic Mountains.