Great Lakes Nature Guide

Great Lakes Nature Guide

Book - 2009
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The natural heritage of the Great Lakes region endures despite intense population and industrial pressures. With this handy guide, perfect for the amateur naturalist, you'll gain a whole new appreciation for the biodiversity of this incredible region. Learn how to identify 452 species of mammals, birds, amphibians, reptiles, fish, invertebrates, trees, shrubs, grasses and ferns common to the Great Lakes area: * Color illustrations of each species * Native uses of plants * Animal behavior * Ecology and range * Similar species cross-referenced * Color maps showing ecoregions, parks and nature areas across the Great Lakes states: New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Wisconsin and Minnesota.
Publisher: Auburn, WA : Lone Pine Pub., c2009.
ISBN: 9789768200518
Branch Call Number: 508.77 M
Characteristics: 240 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. map ; 22 cm.
Additional Contributors: Kagume, Krista


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Apr 12, 2010

While the scope of this book is the Great Lakes area, most of the plants, animals and insects aso live around here. I discovered that the huge black ants that came in with the firewood are carpenter ants. It just doesn't tell me how to get rid of them.


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