A Pocket Guide to Common Kansas Mammals—For Free!

A Pocket Guide to Common Kansas MammalsKansas has a wide diversity of interesting mammals.  If you want to identify the species you have seen, or if you just want to learn a bit more about familiar species, here’s the perfect little guide for you: A Pocket Guide to Common Kansas Mammals by George Potts and Bob Gress.

This handy booklet contains information on many of the mammals you are likely to see in our state, ranging from bats and mice to deer, bobcats, and coyotes.  Each entry includes:

  • Color photo.
  • Typical measurements.
  • Distribution.
  • Food.

Comments are also provided, which explain the appearance and habits of the animals, among other things.

There are a number of ways you can access A Pocket Guide to Common Kansas Mammals:

This is not an in-depth resource, but rather a handy reference.  Great little book!

By hsotr

Pulling from nearly 20 years of experience, Michelle Lindsey started Homestead on the Range to help Kansans and others around flyover country achieve an abundant country lifestyle. Michelle is the author of four country living books. She is also a serious student of history, specializing in Kansas, agriculture, and the American West. When not gardening or pursuing hobbies ranging from music to cooking to birdwatching, she can usually be found researching or writing about her many interests.