Terrell Erickson and Christopher Puttock
Illustrations by Laura Crago
Softcover, 293 pp.
This field guide is for those who love wetlands and recognize that wetlands are an integral and vital part of healthy tropical ecosystems. This is an important book describing wetlands in Hawaii, wetland delineation, mitigation, restoration, and planning. It includes sections on birds, fishes, and insects, and describes more than 200 common wetland plants. Photographs and a glossary of botanical and ecological terms, an index to all scientific and common names, and references for further reading provide additional information.