Whales and Dolphins of the North American Pacific

Including Seals and Other Marine Mammals

Published by WILDGuides

The first comprehensive photographic guide to the marine mammals of the North American Pacific - covering the waters between Baja California in Mexico and South East Alaska. Provides detailed information on all 39 species of whales, dolphins and porpoises, the six species of seals and sea lions, and the Sea Otter, focusing on identification, behaviour and distribution. Includes 45 remarkable colour plates showing typical views of marine mammals as most people see them - from land or from a boat. These have been produced using the latest digital image technology, and include photographs of some species that have never before been published.

Features a comprehensive section on behaviour, packed with amazing photographs, which aim to help the reader get more out of their whale watching experience than ever before. Also includes detailed sections on where, when and how to go whale watching, and four accounts by leading experts of outstanding days on the water.