Comprehensive and beautifully illustrated trailside refernce to plants, animals, and geology of an area that includes nine national parks and monuments
About the Author
David is a freelance writer and naturalist. His books include Cairns: Silent Messengers on the Trail, Stories in Stone: Travels Through Urban Geology, and The Seattle Street-Smart Naturalist: Field Notes from the City. He lived in Moab for nine years, where he worked as a park ranger at Arches National Park and as a program coordinator and instructor for Canyonlands Field Institute. www.geologywriter.com
Praise for Naturalist's Guide to Canyon Country…
"Wandering through bookstores from Moab to Zion, we kept stumbling across this beautifully illustrated, highly informative book on red rock country. A Naturalist’s Guide to Canyon Country is an indispensable component of any Southwest trip."
National Geographic Adventure, Best of 2006 Gear and Trends - Desert (December 2005/January 2006)