Wildlife of Virginia and Maryland

and Washington, D.C.

Book Description

  • Documents mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians
  • Includes over 100 line art illustrations

    Details the animals found in the remarkably diverse habitats throughout Virginia and Maryland: their life in the wild, what they look like, what and how they eat, and how they raise their young. Intended for a general audience with any level of knowledge, the material presented serves as an informative companion to a wide range of field guides. The introduction provides general information about the various types of landscape in these Mid-Atlantic states, and how they support wildlife populations.

  • About Fergus, Charles

    Charles Fergus has written numerous books about wildlife and the outdoors. He lives in the Green Mountains of Vermont. Amelia Hansen has been a freelance illustrator since 1989, specializing in nature and natural history subjects. She lives near Kalamazoo, Michigan.