This book is published by Robert Lo’s Sipadan-Mabul Resort in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo. The resort takes conservation very seriously, and has installed a number of artificial reefs around the resort (much of the accommodation is on stilts in the sea). Care extends to the 3 families of Bajau Laut (Sea Gypsies), who are encouraged to [...]
A comprehensive field guide for identifying 1600 marine invertebrates from the tropical Pacific, with more than 2000 photographs taken in their natural habitat. Includes Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Micronesia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, French Polynesia and beyond.
The most comprehensive field guide ever compiled for identifying tropical Pacific fishes, with more than 2500 photographs of 2000 species taken in their natural habitats, it includes Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Micronesia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, French Polynesia and beyond.
This is the Fish Identification Bible.
This book has 1200 tropical marine species from the Red Sea to the Caribbean and the Indo-Pacific fully described in detail with fascinating, first hand information on distribution, habitat, size, life habits, underwater photography tips, full indexes and more than 1,300 spectacular color photos. The essential field guide for all divers and U/W photographers worldwide.
The tremendous abundance of fishes seen during a single scuba dive or snorkeling session in the tropics is just staggering. Indeed, in some areas there are dozens of species inhabiting only one or two hectares of reef. But whether you get underwater, view marine life from the comfort of a glass bottomed boat or [...]
Top Dive Sites of the World’ vividly portrays the full spectrum of the diving experience: the heart-pumping adrenaline rush of watching great white sharks in a feeding frenzy, the fascination of exploring the eerie silhouettes of a coral-encrusted wreck, the exhilaration of a being enveloped by the ‘wings’ of a school of manta rays, [...]
Diving the World’s Coral Reefs provides a comprehensive and visual celebration of the diving on some of nature’s most beautiful and colourful reefs. Built up over millions of years from the skeletal remains of tiny animals and often referred to as the rainforests of the sea, coral reefs are among the most diverse and [...]
Although they cover only one per cent of the Earth’s surface, coral reefs are home to more than 25 per cent of all marine fish species. They are the largest living structures on the planet, created by countless tiny organisms over millennia. Reef is your opportunity to discover these incredible habitats, home to some [...]
The Encyclopedia of Malaysia is the largest reference work on Malaysia ever undertaken. It builds up a detailed portrait of Malaysia in all its aspects, and sets it in both historical and regional setting. A huge team present Malaysia to itself and to the international community, with the aid of more than a million [...]
A revised edition which includes 44 new species, this essential guide describes and illustrates all fishes that are likely to be observed by anybody visiting or diving on the coral reefs of the Indo-Pacific – including the Red Sea – and western Atlantic Oceans to a depth of 60m. With 2,118 species, over 2,500 [...]