Author(s): Gillian Torckler
This is a partner to the popular "Life-size Guide to New Zealand Fish". In similar format, the book looks at different zones of the New Zealand rocky shore, and the creatures that live within them. The environments covered are : dry/splash zone; high-tide zone; intertidal zone; low-tide zone; rock pools; sub-tidal zone. There is also a species index. Gillian Torckler is a scientist at Auckland University. Darryl Torckler is a full-time freelance photographer.
Gillian and Darryl Torckler share a passion for the oceans and their exploration. They have dived in almost all the oceans of the world, but still savour the diversity and colour of New Zealand's unique marine environment. Gillian is a scientist at Auckland University. Darryl is a full-time freelance photographer and has won more than one hundred international awards for his stunning photography.