Pacific Reef and Shore
Written by Rick M. Harbo
Thousands of fascinating creatures inhabit the beaches, tide pools and waves of the Pacific Northwest. From large marine mammals to delicate corals and anemones, this compact guide includes more than 300 species of marine animals and plants commonly seen along the coast of Alaska, British Columbia, Washington, Oregon and norther California. Wonderful surprises await anyone- from the first-time beachcomber to the seasoned scuba diver-who spends an afternoon looking closely at the wildlife of our marine shores and waters.