This long-overdue book provides a comprehensive guide to the Island’s terrestrial and marine mammals. Rooted in historical accounts and local research, this book illuminates the lives of PEI mammals large and small. From the Little Brown Bat to Sowerby’s Beaked Whale, this book highlights each species in illustrated detail and outlines the continued need for conservation efforts.
• French and Mi’kmaq species names
• 37 Terrestrial Mammals including Northern Flying Squirrel, Red Fox, River Otter, and Striped Skunk
• 28 Marine Mammals including Hooded Seal, Long-finned Pilot Whale, Beluga, and Bottlenose Dolphin
• Detailed description, diet, behaviour, history and status in the province, local sightings and research
• Range Maps and Tracks
• Colour Illustrations
Visit naturepei.ca to pre-order.
Pre-orders are available until November 30. For pick-up only. Books will be available for pickup in the afternoon and evening of Tuesday, December 3 at Beaconsfield Carriage House, 2 Kent Charlottetown, or later at Island Studies Press, Room 204, Main Building, UPEI.