The Living Gulf Coast

A Nature Guide to Southwest Florida

Author: Charles Sobczak

Publisher: Indigo Press, LC (FL)

ISBN: 9780982967478

Category: Nature

Page: 512

View: 8577

Describes the animals the traveler is apt to encounter in the wild places of Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendy, Lee, and Sarasota counties. Includes descriptions of 162 parks, preserves, and eco-destinations, their fauna, and amenities --

The Year of the Bad Decision

Author: Charles Sobczak

Publisher: BookBaby

ISBN: 0982967438

Category: Fiction

Page: 350

View: 7518

The year is 2043. The climate we once took for granted is in shambles. People no longer talk about the weather—they tremble at it. In an effort to cool down the overheated planet, the Center for Meteorological Controls is set to launch the largest geoengineering project in mankind’s history. One of their young scientists, Dr. Warren Randolf, discovers a disastrous flaw in the design that could have grave consequences for the ten billion people living on earth. This is the thrilling tale of the people who made the decision to proceed. It is a story of betrayal, bravery and folly. Read it and you will change the way you think about climate change forever.

A Guide to Field Guides

Identifying the Natural History of North America

Author: Diane Schmidt

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 9781563087073

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 304

View: 2585

Focusing on the North American continent, this book, the first of its kind, identifies and describes major field guides in all scientific subject areas (from plants, animals, and insects to astronomy and weather, geology and fossils, and man-made objects). Organized by topic, it offers complete bibliographic information and descriptions of more than 1,300 field guides.

Explorer's Guide South Florida: Includes Sarasota, Naples, Miami & the Florida Keys (Second Edition)

Author: Sandra Friend,Trish Riley,Kathy Wolf

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 1581579020

Category: Travel

Page: 528

View: 2148

This completely revised second edition of the definitive South Florida guidebook offers coverage of Tampa, the Gulf Coast, South Beach, Miami, and the Keys. In diverse, exciting South Florida you might catch a glimpse of an endangered Florida panther in a nature preserve in the morning and visit a four-star restaurant and world-class nightclub that evening. This rich destination welcomes visitors from all over the world with its vibrant arts communities and multicultural historic sites, luxurious seaside resorts and lush forests, and some of the best fishing and diving in the United States. With cattle ranches and citrus groves all the way down to the mighty swamps of the Everglades and Big Cypress there are endless opportunities for exploration and discovery for singles, couples, and families. From eco-friendly establishments and environmental information about the region to its trendy nightlife, out-of-the-way attractions, and best beach hotels, Explorer’s Guide South Florida is a thorough introduction to an alluring place that tourists as well as locals simply shouldn’t miss. Detailed maps, an index, an alphabetical “What’s Where” subject guide, and helpful icons that highlight places that offer special value, are pet-, gay-, and family-friendly, and are wheelchair accessible round out this incredible resource, your perfect travel companion.

Explorer's Guide Sarasota, Sanibel Island & Naples: A Great Destination (Sixth Edition)

Author: Chelle Koster-Walton

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 1581577346

Category: Travel

Page: 320

View: 8275

Gain an insider’s vantage point on this exceptional part of the Florida coast. Whether Charlotte Harbor’s wild shorelines and preserved estuaries, or Sarasota’s historic culture sweetened by sugar magnates, travelers have an in-depth look on the environment, history, and culture of this beautiful stretch of coastline. Now in its 6th fully updated edition, this guide gives visitors and locals access to the best of Florida’s Gulf Coast. Do it all, from the fabled “Sanibel stoop” for collecting seashells to dining in the finest five-star bistros. The author’s deep local knowledge again provides the most reliable info available to this paradise.

Living on the Edge of the Gulf

The West Florida and Alabama Coast

Author: David M. Bush

Publisher: Duke University Press

ISBN: 9780822325659

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 340

View: 3216

A new look at the West Florida and Alabama Gulf shoreline, in the context of burgeoning development and revised coastal regulations.

Frommer's Guide to Florida, 1995

Author: George McDonald

Publisher: MacMillan Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780671886165

Category: Florida

Page: 612

View: 8092

An always-popular destination for sun-seekers, Florida offers the magic of Disney World, the primitive wilderness of the Everglades, and the sparkling beauty of the Keys. Frommer covers it all, with an astounding number of listings for hotels and restaurants, plus complete sightseeing tips. Maps included.

The Complete Guide to Florida Foundations 2003

Author: John L. Adams

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781879543331

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 514

View: 9520

Aid grant-seekers w/ profiles of FL. Foundations specifically helps S0163 organizations.

The Walker's Companion

Author: Elizabeth Ferber,David Rains Wallace

Publisher: Time Life Education

ISBN: 9780783547541

Category: Science

Page: 288

View: 5425

A handbook for amateur naturalists describes what to look for on nature walks and discusses the different environments found in North America

Florida 2002

The Guide for All Budgets, Updated Every Year, with a Pullout Map and Color Photos

Author: N.A

Publisher: Fodor's

ISBN: 9780679008514

Category: Travel

Page: 544

View: 6746

Provides complete travel information on the cities, small towns, and resorts of Florida with advice on transportation, dining, sightseeing, accommodations, sports, shopping, and other attractions

Home & Away in Kentucky

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Transportation, Automotive

Page: N.A

View: 9854

Guide to Reprints

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