|The Florida Keys Paddling Guide
An informative guide to sea kayaking trips throughout Florida's celebrated Keys; covers from Key Largo to Key West, one of the most bio-logically diverse ecosystems in the continental US. Here the freshwater temperate latitudes meld with a tropical marine environment to create unique paddling opportunities. In the nearshore waters, secret mangrove tunnels, unending beds of turtle grass, and colorful sponge flats contrast with the vibrant coral-studded waters found offshore.
Each trip described includes a chart, route suggestions, info on distance, tides, and winds, and safety tips. Also info on the wildlife, habitats, and ecosystems that will be encountered, plus historical and natural features of the area.
6 x 9, 224 pages, paperback