New England Wildlife: Habitat, Natural History, and Distribution by Richard M. DeGraafNew England Wildlife: Habitat, Natural History, and Distribution by Richard M. DeGraaf

New England Wildlife: Habitat, Natural History, and Distribution

byRichard M. DeGraaf, Mariko Yamasaki

Paperback | November 1, 2000

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New England Wildlife presents the natural histories and distributions of 338 inland wildlife species in New England. It also details the habitat relationships of all New England terrestrial and aquatic species, presented in sections on amphibians and reptiles, birds, and mammals. Each species account includes an illustration and range map, along with information on distribution in the region, status, habitat, special habitat requirements, details of breeding biology, home range and movements, and food habits, each fully documented from the pertinent literature. The introduction includes a brief land-use history of the region, descriptions of forest types and nonforest habitats, and wildlife responses to landscape change. A necessity for all land managers and naturalists as well as birders, walkers, nature lovers, residents, and visitors to New England, the book includes the most recent information on natural history and distribution, and matrices relating all species to standard classifications of forest cover - types and nonforest habitats.
RICHARD M. DeGRAAF, Leader of the U.S. Forest Service Wildlife Habitat Research Unit at Amherst, Massachusetts, since 1978, has conducted field research on forest wildlife in New England for over 25 years, and has published over 140 journal and technical papers and 7 books, including three coauthored works: Conservation of Faunal Diver...
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Title:New England Wildlife: Habitat, Natural History, and DistributionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:496 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 1.3 inPublished:November 1, 2000Language:English

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ISBN - 10:0874519578

ISBN - 13:9780874519570

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“This latest contribution to understanding and appreciating the vertebrate wildlife of New England is every bit of what I have come to expect from Dr. DeGraaf and associates. It is complete, understandable, insightful, and easy to use—a real winner.” - Jack Ward Thomas, Boone and Crockett Professor of Conservation; Chief Emeritus, U.S. Forest Service