The New Naturalist Library
William Collins 2015
Hardback 464pp Illustrated
9780007511389   Product Code: 22936
Lakes stitch together our landscapes, sustaining rich populations of birds, fish and mammals. They are also under increasing threat from urbanization and pollution. Drawing on the latest scientific approaches, this comprehensive overview of the lakes of Britain and Ireland explains their fundamental ecology, describes their plant and animal inhabitants, and includes a tour of the islands' most important bodies of water.