Backyard Wilderness (Paperback)

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From squiggly worms that slip through the soil to little brown bats that flit through the trees, this pocket guide provides a colorful look at some fascinating creatures young nature lovers can spot in backyards throughout North America. Illustrations & photos.

About the Author

Catherine Howell, a former National Geographic staff member, has written extensively on nature and natural history. She explored the relationships between people and plants in Flora Mirabilis: How Plants Have Shaped World Knowledge, Health, Wealth, and Beauty, and covered the importance of birds in culture in the Bird Watcher's Bible: A Complete Treasury. Howell serves as a master naturalist volunteer in Arlington, Virginia.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780792269274
ISBN-10: 0792269276
Publisher: National Geographic Society
Publication Date: March 2003
Pages: 80
Language: English
Series: National Geographic My First Pocket Guides