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Nature of Snowdonia

Beginner's Guide to the Upland Environment


The first complete field guide for the mountains of Snowdonia through the seasons, its plants, animals and rocks.

Don't tear up your chunky field guides to hill flowers, birds, lichens and animal tracks - pack this small volume in your rucksack for a day in the hills instead. Everything you're likely to see in the hills at that time of year is here in one volume.

The chapters are organised by season; winter is the perfect time for studying rocks and lichen; in spring the bog flowers flourish and beautiful orchids bloom; summer brings fruits and flowers, and the trees are in full leaf; in autumn an amazing display of fungi appear, and the hill farms are busy again in preparation for winter.

Each species is identified by its English common name, scientific name and Welsh name (there's also a brief guide to pronouncing Welsh names), accompanied by a clear colour photograph as it can be seen on the hills of Snowdonia.The geology section includes clear colour diagrams of the geological processes which fo

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Cordee Code: CWW261
Author: Mike Raine
No of Pages: 176
Page Size: 170 x 240 mm
ISBN 10: 1906095108
ISBN 13: 9781906095109
Publisher: Pesda Press
Published Date: February 2010
Binding: Paperback
Illustrations: colour photos
Weight: 300g

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