Belize and Northern Guatemala: The Ecotravellers' Wildlife Guide

Most travellers to Belize and Guatemala want to experience lush tropical forests and catch glimpses of exotic wildlife. This guide provides all the information you need to find, identify, and learn about the region's magnificent animal life. Beletsky selected approximately 500 of the animals you are most likely to see, including fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. Also pictured are some of the highly endangered species of the area. You will want to have this easy-to-carry, entertaining, and beautifully illustrated book as a constant companion on your journey. Features: * Illustrates the most commonly spotted animals and provides information on their identification, location, and conservation * Provides extensive, up-to-date information on animals' ecology and behaviour * Covers Belize's famous coral reef and the animals seen by divers and snorkelers * Presents the habitats of Belize and northern Guatemala and the most common plants visitors encounter * Describes the region's most frequently visited parks and reserves