Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 8 to 15
- Grade: 3 to 8
- Reading age: 8 to 15
This full-colour book is the perfect companion for anyone who likes to take a close look at nature. From bugs to birds, wildflowers to reptiles, this pocket-sized field guide gives key information on the creatures and plants found in the parks, woodlands and wilderness areas of Canada's Maritime provinces.
Full-colour illustrations by Jeff Domm are accompanied by concise information that enables quick identification of many common species. Sections include:
This book will appeal to nature lovers of all ages who are curious to know more about the wild creatures and plants of their area.
About the author
JEFFREY C. DOMM has had a lifelong interest in nature and wildlife. Over the past two decades he has illustrated more than 20 wildlife books, including the bestselling Formac Pocketguide to Nova Scotia Birds series. He has also created the Lorimer Pocketguide series.
In 2006 Jeffrey Domm was awarded the Mayor`s Prize for Book Illustration by the Mayor of Halifax for his body of work as a book illustrator.
Jeff lives and works close to the shores of Halifax Harbour, in the village of Cow Bay, Nova Scotia.
Other titles by Jeffrey C. Domm
East Coast Trees and Shrubs
A visual guide to 50+ species in Atlantic Canada
East Coast Backyard Nature Guide
A visual guide to the most common birds, butterflies, insects, mammals, amphibians, wildflowers, trees and mushrooms
East Coast Nature
A visual guide to the mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, insects, wildflowers, mushrooms and trees of the Maritime Provinces
East Coast Fossils
A visual guide to fossils, rocks and minerals in the Maritime Provinces
East Coast Whales, Sharks and Dolphins
A visual guide to the sealife of the Maritime Provinces
East Coast Seabirds
A visual guide to the Sea and Shore Birds of the Maritime Provinces
Formac Field Guide to Nova Scotia Birds
Formac Pocketguide to Fossils
Fossils, Rocks & Minerals in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island