"Life on a Redwood Post" is a bugs-eye view book of insect life by Scott Peden, photographer, plant expert and docent of the California State Parks. With 135 color photographs and anecdotes from the author, the book provides an informed and entertaining journey through the microscopic life of the insects living on any of the seven posts outside of Henry Cowell State Park Headquarters.
A collaboration between the author and award-winning designer and artist Rebecca Hargrave Malamud, the book provides an interactive experience for kids from 8 to 80, including an ebook (PDF), electronic updates, and “Field Notes" for readers to fill out and send in their own insect discoveries. Anyone who experiences it will become a NatureNut!
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This beautiful book is lavishly illustrated with the photography of Scott Peden and filled with information specific to each insect such as scientific name with any known common name, date range of insects and size, and organized by insect order. Two sample pages are below.
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