Discover the natural places that are vital to sustaining Connecticut
wildlife, including amphibians reptiles, mammals, birds and plants! This new
guidebook describes hikes to learn about and explore the nature of 16 of the
state�s most unique habitats, including forests and woodlands, rivers,
freshwater marshes, tidal marshes, swamps, bogs, beaches, offshore islands,
traprock ridges, the marble valleys and more�all within an afternoon�s drive
if not right down the road.
Written by ecologist Dr. Robert Craig, a leader of the first ecological
survey of Connecticut in 1975 and an authority on the remarkably diverse
wildlife of the state. With paintings by Connecticut artist Barbara Lussier.
With trips to natural places in Chaplin, Lebanon, Ashford, Mansfield,
Windham, Voluntown, Stonington, Portland, Old Lyme, Cromwell, East Lyme, Goshen,
Milford, Norwalk, Salisbury, Simsbury and Bloomfield.
Phone: (203) 767-6509
Come visit us in Simsbury, Connecticut