Tideland Treasure, Expanded Edition
The Naturalist's Guide to the Beaches and Salt Marshes of Hilton Head Island and the Atlantic Coast
This expanded edition includes fifty new color illustrations, a new foreword, five new essays, a new glossary of tideland terms, and a new index of common and scientific names of tideland species.
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"These more than 400 hand-drawn and hand-lettered entries are part fascinating biology lesson and part meditation on the complex coastal ecology. With a tone and vocabulary suitable for both adult and young readers, Ballantine delves into . . . of mosquitoes, stone crabs, sandpipers, seaweed, sharks, mudflats, shells, and even the winds and rains and currents that bring the most dramatic changes to the coast."—Southern Living
"For amateur naturalists, there is no better guide to Southern shores than this 'tideland treasure.'"—Virginia Quarterly Review
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