FalconGuides’ Scats and Tracks of Alaska, including the Yukon and British Columbia – A Field Guide to the Signs of 69 Wildlife Species

An interactive, regionally specific guide to recognizing what critters went before you—from North America’s most respected publisher of information
on outdoor recreation and the great outdoors

In Scats and Tracks of Alaska, including Yukon and British Columbia, we focus on the biogeographic region of Alaska and northwestern Canada, with details about the region’s most common or characteristic species of mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians. Each species is described with concisely worded yet detailed information, easily accessible by fast and easy navigation. Simple to use and intuitively designed, field-friendly and richly illustrated, this app is the key to starting off your outing on the right track!

Trying to tell the difference between moose tracks and those of caribou? Searching for river otters or mink? Or just need to find out what animal is nibbling the lettuces in your garden? FalconGuides’ Scats and Tracks of Alaska helps you determine just what has passed your way and could still be nearby.

This incomparable reference also includes rare species of particular interest or significance, such as the polar bear or a wolverine.

What’s in this app:

* A detailed guide to animal tracking, describing the art and science of preserving tracks, understanding the anatomy of footprints, track measurements, gaits and trails, and trail measurements. Written by one of the world’s leading experts on animal tracking.
* Detailed illustrations of scats, tracks, gait patterns, and other signs of an animal’s presence, carefully organized by species, track types, and scat types. See a track with two toes forming a hard, cloven hoof? Instantly view all related tracks to determine if it’s a moose, a mule deer, or an elk. See scat that resembles cords, long and thick? Visually compare against all related scat types to determine if it’s a badger or a black bear.
* Individual range maps for all species.
* Easy-reference descriptions of all scats and tracks with precise measurements.
* Built-in ruler for more accurate field identification.
* An identification key and glossary of tracking terms.
* Instantly view hundreds of color images for every species with built-in links to Google Images or Flickr.
* Document your finds using the Sightings feature. More than just a field notebook, you can capture images of your find; record date, time, and precise location; and write field notes for analysis and sharing.
* Share your sightings instantly with friends and colleagues via email, Facebook, and Twitter right from the app!

Written by Dr. James C. Halfpenny, one of the world’s leading experts on animal tracking and author of numerous books on the subject of scats and tracks field identification. Illustrated by Todd Telander, an award-winning natural science illustrator, wildlife artist, and amateur tracker.

Apps in this series include:

Scats & Tracks of
North America
Alaska
Desert Southwest
Pacific Coast
Rocky Mountain
Southeast
Mid-Atlantic
Northeast
Midwest
Great Plains
Great Lakes
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21 Aplicaciones
Precio
3.59€
Versión
1.1
Tamaño
25.59 MB
Fecha
02/04/2010
Clasificación
4+
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Dispositivos
iPhone, iPod y iPad
Versión iOS
3.1.3 o posterior

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