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Following the Coast (Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12)
Publication Date: 2004-03
Number of pages: 32
What is a salt marsh? Do you know why low tide is the best time to see water birds there? Find out by following Jim Arnosky along the coast from Florida's Banana River to Bombay Hook on the Delaware shore.
Protected from the sea, salt marshes are a wonderful place to watch all sorts of wildlife, from pelicans to bears.
Jim Arnosky's large, color-saturated illustrations and sharp sketches bring out the beauty of the natural world.
Birds, manatees, and even wild ponies await you in the pages of this gorgeously illustrated book. Jim Arnosky's vivid art and careful observations of wildlife make him the leading naturalist writing and illustrating for children today.