The perfect introductory guide to 96 species of whale, dolphin and porpoise that you are likely to spot on your whale-watching trip.
More than 4.3 million people went on whale-watching excursions in 1998, and the number has been rising steadily since, signifying a growing global appreciation of these magnificent mammals and their environments. This pocket-sized guide is the ideal companion for whale-watching trips throughout the world, helping you to identify each species and discover more about them.
• Detailed description and ID Fact File provides at-a-glance information for each entry
• Each species is illustrated with a stunning photograph, depicted as encountered on observation trips
• Information on size, geographical distribution and diet
• Contains information on whether the species is under threat and protection
The entries are organised taxonomically, and each two-page spread is devoted to a different species. Packed with information and easy-to-use, Wild Guide Whales and Dolphins is the ideal guide for those wanting to learn more about these fascinating creatures.