Check out these books, just in time for Christmas too!
We have all come up from a dive at some point and have been curious about the crafty critter we saw down below, even if you aren't a diver and just beachcombing. There is a way to expand that knowledge of our local marine life.
This full-colour field guide to the marine life of coastal British Columbia, Alaska, Washington, Oregon and northern California is perfect for divers, boaters and beachcombers. Check it out!
Is there a more bizarre-looking animal in the sea than the octopus? A baggy, boneless body surmounted by a pair of soulless eyes and fleshy horns. Eight snake-like arms with hundreds of suction cups, a stubby funnel projecting like a left-over piece of fire hose… not to mention its three hearts and blue blood. Learn more
With 1,700 superb colour photographs of over 1,400 species, Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest: A Photographic Encyclopedia of Invertebrates, Seaweeds and Selected Fishes is the most comprehensive collection of photographs of Pacific Northwest marine life ever published. Check it out!