Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Book Review: Great Lakes Nature: An Outdoor Year

Great Lakes Nature: An Outdoor Year
By Mary Blocksma
Illustrations by Robin Wilt

Follow Mary Blocksma through a year of "naming the nature" in her backyard and neighborhood. This field guide of Great Lakes nature begins January 1 with an entry on snow and ends on New Years Eve with the blue moon. Make 2009's resolution to be more aware of your surroundings.

This book and many other field guides are available at Wisconsin's Water Library. We have guides on water quality, wetlands, aquatic plants, freshwater fish and many more.