Pacific Intertidal Life (Paperback)

A Guide to Organisms of Rocky Reefs and Tide Pools of the Pacific Coast

By Ron Russo, Pam Olhausen

Wilderness Press, 9780912550329, 64pp.

Publication Date: April 19, 2016

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (1/1/1981)

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Illustrated with drawings, this guide helps naturalists identify various life forms of the intertidal zone along the Pacific coastline. Preceded by a discussion about this environment and its creatures.

About the Author

Ron Russo retired as the chief naturalist of the East Bay Regional Park District in 2003 and is the author of several field guides, including Pacific Coast Mammals and Mountain State Mammals. He continues his writing and research, discovering several new species of plant galls each year. He lives in Mt. Shasta, CA. Pam Olhausen is also the author of Pacific Coast Mammals. She lives in Sedona, AZ.