Published in 2003, the "Atlas of the Biodiversity of California" is a fascinating guide to the state's biological resources.
This book is a bound collection of maps, stunning photographs, and artistic illustrations that detail the Golden State's
biological resources and covers a wide array of terrestrial and aquatic animals.
A case for a cold-winter Mediterranean?
California's Sierran Climate is "Mediterranean" in almost every respect except that winters are too cold and it
snows. Read more about this climate and where else it is found in the world.
For more information about the Atlas, contact us by mail at:
California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Biogeographic Data Branch
1807 13th Street, Suite 202
Sacramento, CA 95811
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