For people who love being on, in or near the ocean this colour photo guide to the biology and identification of North Atlantic marine life is a must. The Maritime ocean world is teeming with marine life and this book will take you on a tour of over 200 species of colourful and intriguing animals and plants that live there. A four-season ocean environment, from semi tropical in high summer as the Gulf Stream moves in, to Arctic conditions in winter, this rich marine environment hosts a fascinating array of marine creatures. From seahorses and sea turtles in summer to the longest-lived marine animals on the planet like the Greenland shark and black quahog clam, whether you are a fisher, boater, diver, or just out for a day at the beach this book will entertain and educate you. Includes many rare species including the first ever diver shot images taken in the wild of the great white shark in Canada. Full colour, 96 pages.