Susan Kurosawa - "The
Zell says he was
inspired to produce this well orgainised companion to the
northwest of Western Australia after field guiding along the
Kimberley coast for various operators. Plants, animals,
habitats and geology are covered, but there are a swag of
touring tips, too. The maps are particularly good and Zell
shows off his considerable photographic skills to glossy
A Guide to the Kimberley Coast
The Kimberley Coast is one of the largest coastal wilderness
areas in the world. The 168 pages and 300 brilliant images with
six superb maps in this book allow your journey through this Coast
to be much more enjoyable and better informed.
Your exposure from minute organisms to the massive assault on the
senses of the geology are explained within the text. Background
information on the geology, habitats, climate and human history
complement the well illustrated guide to the primary plants and
animals you may see.
Boxed bits of information then provide hints and in-depth aspects
of many issues such as wildlife watching, crocodiles, tides, fire,
fishing, cruising and best practices for visitors.
For those wanting more there is a reading list, important contacts
listing and index.
This is essential reading for anyone wanting to explore our last
great wilderness - the Kimberley Coast.