National Audubon Society Field Guide to the Rocky Mountain States

Author: Peter Alden,National Audubon Society

Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated

ISBN: 9780679446811

Category: Nature

Page: 447

View: 1317

Identifies the different types of plant and animal life in this region, and offers an overview of its natural history

A Field Guide to Rocky Mountain and Southwest Forests

Author: John C. Kricher

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780395928974

Category: Nature

Page: 374

View: 1738

Describes the different kinds of forests found in the southwestern United States and identifies and describes the plants and animals found in each habitat

The National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds

Eastern region

Author: John L. Bull

Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated

ISBN: 9780679428527

Category: Nature

Page: 796

View: 8741

A revised edition of the popular field guide includes hundreds of all new, full-color photographs, along with information on diverse species of eastern birds, their characteristics, habitats and ranges, identification tips, and more. 200,000 first printing.

Scats and Tracks of the Rocky Mountains

A Field Guide to the Signs of 70 Wildlife Species

Author: James Halfpenny

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1493022040

Category: Nature

Page: 176

View: 6270

See those animal signs on the trail? Was that footprint left by a fox or a wolf? Was that pile of droppings deposited by a moose, a mouse, or a marten? Scats and Tracks of the Rocky Mountains will help you determine which mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians have passed your way and could still be nearby. Clearly written descriptions and illustrations of scats, tracks, and gait patterns will help you recognize seventy Rocky Mountain species. An identification key, a glossary of tracking terms, and detailed instructions on how to document your finds are also included here. Easy-to-use scat and track measurements appear on each page, making this book especially field friendly and letting you know if a white tailed ptarmigan, a red fox, or even a black bear has been your way.

Birds of the Rocky Mountains

Author: Chris Fisher

Publisher: Lone Pine Pub

ISBN: 9781551050911

Category: Nature

Page: 336

View: 6718

Over 320 species of Rocky Mountain birds described in detail.

National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Weather

Author: David McWilliams Ludlum

Publisher: Knopf

ISBN: 0679408517

Category: Nature

Page: 656

View: 7229

A guide to observing and forecasting all types of weather features 350 photographs of natural phenomena and a discussion of all facets of weather

Scats and Tracks of the Northeast

A Field Guide to the Signs of 70 Wildlife Species

Author: James Halfpenny,James Bruchac

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1493015168

Category: Nature

Page: 192

View: 4506

See those animal signs on the trail? Was that footprint left by a fox or a wolf? Was that pile of droppings deposited by a moose, a mouse, or a marten? Scats and Tracks of the Northeast will help you determine which mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians have passed your way and could still be nearby. Clearly written descriptions and illustrations of scats, tracks, and gait patterns will help you recognize seventy Northeast species. An identification key, a glossary of tracking terms, and detailed instructions on how to document your finds are also included here. Easy-to-use scat and track measurements appear on each page, making this book especially field friendly and letting you know if a white tailed ptarmigan, a red fox, or even a black bear has been your way.

National Audubon Society Field Guide to Florida

Author: Peter Alden

Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 447

View: 5593

Identifies one thousand types of Florida's plant and animal life, offers an overview of its natural history, and describes the state's beaches, parks, preserves, and forests

Colorado Nature Set

Field Guides to Wildlife, Birds, Trees and Wildflowers of Colorado

Author: James Kavanagh

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781620051313

Category: Nature

Page: 36

View: 5576

The Colorado Nature Set offers the best in wildlife and plant identification for The Centennial State. The set includes three Pocket Naturalist Guides to Colorado - Trees & Wildflowers, Birds, and Wildlife - and is attractively packaged in a cellophane bag. The beautifully illustrated folding guides highlight well over 300 familiar and unique species and include ecoregion maps featuring prominent wildlife-viewing areas and botanical sanctuaries. Laminated for durability, Pocket Naturalist Guides are lightweight, pocket-sized sources of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike. Made in the USA.

National Audubon Society Field Guide to African Wildlife

Author: Peter Alden,National Audubon Society

Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated

ISBN: 9780679432340

Category: Nature

Page: 988

View: 4444

A tour of African wildlife covers the climates, landscapes, and creatures of Africa's fifty-eight countries; profiles 480 species; and includes maps that show country borders and park locations. 75,000 first printing.

National Audubon Society Field Guide to California

Author: Peter Alden,National Audubon Society

Publisher: National Audubon Society Regio

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 447

View: 2221

Identifies one thousand types of California's plant and animal life, offers an overview of its natural history, and describes the state's beaches, parks, preserves, and forests

Mushrooms of the Rocky Mountain Region

Timber Press Field Guide

Author: Vera Stucky Evenson,Denver Botanic Gardens

Publisher: Timber Press

ISBN: 1604695765

Category: Nature

Page: 300

View: 6804

Mushrooms of the Rocky Mountain Region describes more than 220 species of the region's most conspicuous, distinctive, interesting, and ecologically important mushrooms. Covering Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming, as well as adjacent areas in Montana and Idaho, it is jam-packed with helpful details, including keys for identification and a clear, color-coded layout. It is an essential reference for mushroom enthusiasts, hikers, and naturalists.

National Audubon Society First Field Guide

Night Sky

Author: Gary Mechler

Publisher: Turtleback

ISBN: 9780606185837

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: N.A

View: 4988

A field guide to the night sky, explaining through text and maps how to locate and identify stars, planets, meteors, comets, and constellations.

Cooking with Wild Berries & Fruits of the Rocky Mountain States

Author: Teresa Marrone

Publisher: Adventure Publications(MN)

ISBN: 9781591932918

Category: Cooking

Page: 192

View: 9740

Teresa Marrone has been foraging for wild fruits and berries for years; now let her recipes guide you every step of the way in the kitchen! She's compiled more than 175 tried and true recipes featuring 50 of the region's most delectable edible plants. Many of the featured fruits and berries are common, and some might even grow in your backyard! This cookbook helps you make the most of the wild harvest that's there for the taking.

National Audubon Society Field Guide to New England

Author: Peter Alden,National Audubon Society

Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated

ISBN: 9780679446767

Category: Nature

Page: 447

View: 6854

Identifies the region's plant and animal life, offers an overview of natural history, and describes the area's beaches, parks, preserves, and forests

National Audubon Society Field Guide to the Pacific Northwest

Author: Peter Alden,National Audubon Society

Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated

ISBN: 9780679446798

Category: Nature

Page: 448

View: 3003

Identifies one thousand types of the regions plant and animal life, offers an overview of its natural history, and describes the areas beaches, parks, preserves, and forests

National Audubon Society Field Guide to Fishes

North America

Author: Carter Rowell Gilbert,James David Williams

Publisher: Knopf

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 607

View: 5394

Covering both freshwater and saltwater species, this fully revised edition brings a new level of accuracy and usefulness to the original fishes field guide published over 20 years ago. Over 700 new full-color photographs, 286 black-and-white illustrations, and 637 maps combine to make this book the most comprehensive field guide available to the fishes of North America. •635 species covered in detail, with notes on 771 more •723 full-color identification photographs •286 black-and-white illustrations •Visual organization of species photographs by shape for easy identification •Range map for each species •Glossary of useful terms