Hostile Habitats - Scotland's Mountain Environment

Edited by Mark Wrightham & Nick Kempe

Published: 2007
ISBN: 978 0 907521 93 8
Cost: £17.00 (In Stock)

2007 edition. Scotland's first guide to mountain fauna, flora and landscape, written exclusively for hillwalkers and climbers. Compiled by some of the country's leading experts in their fields, this book takes an in-depth look at the upland environment of the hillwalker and climber. There are chapters and identification sections on climate, geology, landscape, plants, animals, birds, insects, human influences and conservation. Published by the Scottish Mountaineering Trust with assistance from Scottish Natural Heritage. Lavishly illustrated throughout in full colour. 256 pages.

Profits from our guidebooks go to the Scottish Mountaineering Trust which is a Scottish-registered charity. Purchasing an SMC publication therefore helps the Scottish mountain environment.