About National Audubon Society Pocket Guide to Familiar Mammals
Mammal-watching, like bird-watching, is a rewarding pastime that will add much to your enjoyment of any trip outdoors. Mammals are common everywhere, and learning to find and identify them is fun and challenging, whether you are in a national park or in your own backyard.
This guide gives full coverage to 80 of the most common and distinctive mammals in North America, from the Arctic to the Mexican border, and from the Atlantic coast to the Pacific. An additional 30 important mammals are included under the heading “Similar Species,” raising to 110 the total number of mammals described in this guide.