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Game Ranger in Your Backpack: All-In-One Interpretative Guide to the Lowveld
This is a compact companion to the Lowveld that not only offers interesting information on wildlife topics including mammals, bird, reptiles, plants and more but is also visually interpretative, offering hundreds of images to help decipher animal behaviour.
Paperback, 352 pages
Published March 15th 2012 by Briza Publications
(first published January 1st 2010)
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I just returned from wildlife course in South Africa, where we were each given a copy of this book to study from. It's fairly short, easy to read, and has a lot of great colorful photos. Rather than attempting to be comprehensive, it covers all of the animals and plants that you are most likely to see on the Lowveld. Definitely an excellent introduction and basic field guide. It reminded me a lot of Ranger Rick magazine, actually, and I think it would be excellent for animal-loving kids as well ...more