Author(s): Stephen Wing
DoP - Feb 2008 240x170mm / 148pp This guide for scuba divers features some of the most striking and beautiful marine invertebrates inhabiting shallow subtidal waters around the coast of New Zealand. The 155 species superbly photographed by Stephen Wing are commonly found at easily accessible depths, and range widely around the country. The accompanying text provides a succinct description of each animal to aid dentification. A general introduction explains invertebrate diversity and ecology. The fantastic array of life that lives in New ZealandÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂs coastal habitats offers a rich field for study and enjoyment, and forms an important part of our natural heritage. Published in association with the Department of Conservation and Ministry of Fisheries.