HALTON: RISING, WILD, AND BECKONING. WITH 'YOUR GUIDE TO HALTON' FOLDING MAP.

By: Guthrie, Ann, text. Foreword by Robert Bateman. Conclusion by Pat and Rosemarie Keough.

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Book Condition: Very Good+


144 pp, oblong 9 3/8" H x 11 3/4" D. Beautifully illustrated with color photographs and maps. Folding guide map laid-in. "(A) guide to one of the most beautiful and diverse places in Ontario, the Halton watershed , which includes the world-renowned Niagara Escarpment, Carolinian forests, Lake Ontario shoreline, creeks, valleys and rich wetlands. The book features 160 spectacular photographs that show how these vital natural landscapes coexist with Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills and other communities in the watershed. More than 5,500 hectares of conservation lands protect the unique geological features and environmentally sensitive habitats in areas such as Hilton Falls, Crawford Lake, Rattlesnake Point, Bronte Creek Provincial Park and the Royal Botanical Gardens. From archaeological sites and a rare meromictic lake to the ancient cedars of Ontario's oldest growth forest, the watershed holds a treasure trove of fascinating places of which even the most knowledgeable residents and visitors may not be aware." Minor edge wear to boards. Dust jacket has very light wrinkling at top of spine, minor rubbing.

Title: HALTON: RISING, WILD, AND BECKONING. WITH 'YOUR GUIDE TO HALTON' FOLDING MAP.

Author Name: Guthrie, Ann, text. Foreword by Robert Bateman. Conclusion by Pat and Rosemarie Keough.

Categories: Canada - Ontario, Canada - Natural History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Milton, Ontario, Conservation Halton Foundation / Boston Mills Press: 1998

ISBN Number: 1550462863

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: Very Good+

Seller ID: 22372

Keywords: Conservation areas, Halton County, Ontario, Watershed, Crawford Lake, Mountsberg, Niagara Escarpment, Bronte Creek, Sixteen Mile, Waterfalls, Kelso, Rattlesnake Point, Milton, Mount Nemo, Burlington, Lake Ontario, Wildlife, Raptors, First Nations, Native Peoples, Sugar Bush, Maple Sugar, Limestone, Halton Hills, Rural Landscapes, Oakville, Gardens, Waterfront Trail..,