Lake, River and Sea-run Fishes of CanadaBook - 1997
The only complete guide to freshwater game fishes in all parts of Canada, this book is a must for naturalists, anglers and everyone else who wants to learn more about Canada's wildlife, it includes detailed descriptions and 36 full-colour illustrations as well as 14 beautiful and precise line drawings. All of the main fish families are represented in Canadian waters, and new species are still being discovered. The book offers biology, angling tips and notes on the curiosities of all the best-known game fishes, and fishing lore from high mountain lakes, prairie rivers, the Great Lakes, the Arctic coastline and ocean tidepools. Loaded with practical as well as scientific information and pleasantly laced with history and lore, the book is both educational and enjoyable to read. It is enhanced by fifty illustrations, 36 of them in full colour. This revised edition includes a foreword by the eminent fish scientist Professor Joseph Nelson and an updated essay on endangered species by Dr R R Campbell.
Publisher: Madeira Park, B.C. : Harbour Publishing, c1997.
Branch Call Number: 597.1760971 Woo 3701 2
Characteristics: 303 pages,  pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Alternative Title: Fishes of Canada