Finding and identifying mammals. by G. B. Corbet

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Following the same format as the previous edition, this revised second edition of How to Find and Identify Mammals, now printed in A4 format, offers everyone an opportunity to acquire a solid grounding in mammal identification skills.

It includes the same excellent illustrations of mammals, their tracks and signs, while incorporating survey /5(4). About this book Following the same format as the previous edition, this revised second edition Finding and identifying mammals.

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This book represents the encyclopedic knowledge of the author and is indispensable for natural historians who plan travel by what mammals they can see along the way/5(7). Illustrations by G Troughton. Very much designed with conservation in mind (mammals account for a tiny proportion of UK biological records - only %) this manual contains tips on identifying mammals by their signs, sounds, and even smells, lists easy ways to distinguish species that look similar, and details live trapping methods.

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A mammal finder s guide (rather than an identification guide), this book tells you how to look, where to go, and what you are likely to find there. Two main sections provide a choice of looking up information by place or by species: The first includes regions of North America, highlighting the best places to look for mammals.

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