225 x 290 x 4mm
Fresh water is essential to life on land. Many animals, including humans, need it to survive. Sadly, pollution, salinity and irrigation are threatening freshwater environments and their inhabitants, which now need our help to survive. Learn all about these fascinating creatures, from the mysterious platypus to the mighty barramundi, with the Australian Freshwater Critters Fact File.
The Fact File range is the perfect resource for school project work. Expert authors have compiled the most up-to-date facts and figures to provide a comprehensive and engaging overview of Australias wildlife. The text is simple yet informative, describing where the animals live, what they look like, what they eat, how they reproduce, and what their conservation status is.
The detailed animal profiles are complemented by outstanding full-colour photographs by Steve Parish and other world-renowned nature photographers.