By Doug Stamm
The inner most and biggest recognized springs on the planet are present in Florida. This ebook is a guided journey of theese attractive environments, providing many infrequent underwater images. starting with a historical past of the formation of Florida's springs eons in the past and finishing with a robust warning on cave diving defense, the reader trips via those crystal nation-states, the emphasis continuously at the normal population. With many impressive photographs of those creatures of their normal habitat, this booklet additionally serves as a box consultant for id. the pictures signify thousands of hours of underwater exploration. An appendix deals specific info on all population provided. there's a bankruptcy at the saltwater viewers to springs close to the ocean and a bankruptcy on Florida's most famed — and so much endangered — marine mammal, the manatee.
Residents and viewers alike will relish the distinctive descriptions and maps of Florida's significant spring parks and the possibilities for studying approximately and having fun with their normal wonders via swimming, diving, canoeing, tubing, and different actions. integrated are recognized components reminiscent of Silver Springs, Weeki Wachee, Wakulla Springs, Ichetucknee Springs, in addition to many lesser-known yet both appealing spring parks.