Revised & Expanded Second Edition
by Andy Lamb and Phil Edgell
6? x 9?, paperback, 336 pages,
ISBN 10: 1-55017-471-1
Written by a marine biologist and illustrated by a prize-winning underwater photographer, this completely revised and updated second edition of Coastal Fishes of the Pacific Northwest identifies over 250 fish by species and common names, and is illustrated with 250 labelled sketches and 550 colour photographs.
The information provided for each fish gives a brief but detailed description of habitat, distribution, physical characteristics and behaviour. Special sections also present catching tips for anglers and commercial fishermen; location hints for divers, beachcombers and pleasure boaters; and cooking ideas for seafood gourmets?everything that a fisherman, diver or an amateur naturalist needs to know!