Wildlife of Pennsylvania and the Northeast Book

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  • Natural history narratives for more than 300 species of mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians found in Pennsylvania and throughout the northeastern United States-written in an engaging, straightforward style. An invaluable addition to any nature-lover's library. Each narrative offers a species description as well as up-to-date information on habitat, breeding behavior, feeding habits, biology, migration, and current population status, as well as the author's personal observations of the animal's life in the wild. Includes game and nongame mammals, birds of prey, songbirds, waterfowl, snakes, turtles, frogs, toads, and more. About the Author:
    Charles Fergus is the author of Wildlife of Pennsylvania and a number of other books on nature and the outdoors, including A Rough-Shooting Dog, The Wingless Crow, Swamp Screamer, and Summer at Little Lava. He lives in central Pennsylvania. Review:
    "In Wildlife of Pennsylvania, Chuck Fergus has managed an impressive feat-to deftly mix solid, scientific information on the Northeast's diverse animal life, from bears to bullfrogs, with his own observations and anecdotes to create that rarest of works, a reference book that is a delight to read." - Scott Weidensaul, author of Living on the Wind: Across the Hemisphere with Migratory Birds. 352 pages
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