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Mammals of Grand Canyon

Donald Frederick Hoffmeister

Mammals of Grand Canyon

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

  • Grand Canyon National Parks.
    • Subjects:
    • Mammals -- Grand Canyon National Parks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Donald F. Hoffmeister. Illustrated by James Gordon Irving.
      LC ClassificationsQL719.A6 H58 1971b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination183 p.
      Number of Pages183
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5202832M
      ISBN 100252001540
      LC Control Number75027590

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Mammals of the Grand Canyon: An Explore Series book (National Parks Edition) - Kindle edition by Series, Explore, Andrews, William. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Mammals of the Grand Canyon: An Explore Series book (National Parks Edition).Price: $ Over 90 species of mammals call Grand Canyon National Park home, giving this park higher mammalian species diversity than Yellowstone.

From the largest land animal in North America to some of the highest bat species diversity in the United States, Grand Canyon is home to a far larger mammalian population than many people think.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations 22 cm: Contents: Introduction --Habitats and biotic communities --Mammalian distribution within the park --Checklist of mammals of Grand Canyon National Park --Mammals that may be present --Artificial key to the mammals of the park.

Introduction --Habitats Mammals of Grand Canyon book biotic communities --Mammalian distribution within the Park --Checklist of mammals of Grand Mammals of Grand Canyon book National Park --Mammals that may be present --Artificial key to the mammals of the Mammals of Grand Canyon book --Accounts of species --Gazetteer of localities --Specimens of mammals taken in Grand Canyon.

Series Title: Illini book, IB BOOK STORE: Wildlife in the Grand Canyon Mammals Riparian: Of the 34 mammal species found along the Colorado River corridor, 15 are rodents and eight are bats. Of the rodents, river otters may have disappeared from the park in the last decade and muskrats are extremely rare.

However, an increase in the population size and distribution of. MAMMALS OF GRAND Mammals of Grand Canyon book (Illini books, IB) Paperback – May 1, by Donald F.

Hoffmeister (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Cited by: 7. Mammals of the Grand Canyon is a must-have for anyone who loves America’s wild animals. The United States is privileged to have over 50 national parks.

The Grand Canyon has to be one of the most spectacular and in that park are dozens of different kinds of animals. The book also includes an excellent pullout map of the Colorado Basin.

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Studying the Grand Canyon. This word search puzzle is a Mammals of Grand Canyon book supplement to help your students learn about some of the wildlife that lives in the Grand Canyon. An answer key is provided. Grade recommendation: Grand Canyon Wildlife Part 1a: Mammals. Posted on by | Tags: GC Mammals, Grand Canyon Mammals of Grand Canyon book Comments (0) You’ll see more than incredible views when you visit the Grand Canyon.

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The Grand Canyon is a river valley in the Colorado Plateau that exposes uplifted Proterozoic and Paleozoic strata, and is also one of the six distinct physiographic sections of the Colorado Plateau province. Even though It is not the deepest canyon in the world (Kali Gandaki Gorge in Nepal is much deeper), the Grand Canyon is known for its visually overwhelming size and its intricate Age: 5–6 million years.

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Bats enjoy a rich habitat of dwelling locations in this cliffside paradise. There are 22 individual species to be found here. Other rodents include squirrels and mice. Visitors are asked to use caution around these. Natural history of the Grand Canyon and Grand Canyon National Park — located in northern Arizona.

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Elk are frequently seen in and around Grand Canyon Village on the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park. (Photo courtesy of the National Park Service) In general, the best times to catch glimpses of mammals — including the elk, bighorn sheep, bison, mule deer, javelinas, mountain lions and more — is to visit when the park is cool and : Barbara Schultz.

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