Whelks to Whales: Coastal Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest

Whelks to Whales: Coastal Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest

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ISBN Code : 9781550171839
Book Author : Rick M. Harbo
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Total Pages : 291

Whelks to Whales: Coastal Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest Book Detail/ Review :

This full-colour field guide to the marine life of coastal British Columbia, Alaska, Washington, Oregon and northern California is perfect for divers, boaters, beachcombers, and snorkellers of every experience level. The concise handbook is a ready reference to the 420 most common species that can be observed along the west coast.The shorelines of Alaska, British Columbia

Last Chance: Preserving Life on Earth (Speakers Corner)

Last Chance: Preserving Life on Earth (Speakers Corner)

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ISBN Code : 9781555917173
Book Author : Larry J. Schweiger
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Total Pages : 324

Last Chance: Preserving Life on Earth (Speakers Corner) Book Detail/ Review :

This is an unabashed call to each and every American to moral duty for the future of life on earth, begins National Wildlife Federation president and CEO Larry J. Schweiger in this stirring expose and call to action. Speaking to us not just as a conservation leader but also as an outdoor lover and a parent, Schweiger describes the causes and effects of global warming on

California Desert Wildflowers(California Natural History Guides 74)

California Desert Wildflowers(California Natural History Guides 74)

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ISBN Code : 9780520008991
Book Author : Philip A. Munz
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Total Pages : 269

California Desert Wildflowers(California Natural History Guides 74) Book Detail/ Review :

A series of wildflower books intended for the layman who has no particular botanical training but who likes to know something about his surroundings in nature. Each book is attractively illustrated in both color and black and while, and includes species accounts for a wide and colorful range of California wildflowers.

70 Common Cacti of the Southwest

70 Common Cacti of the Southwest

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ISBN Code : 9780911408829
Book Author : Pierre C. Fischer
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Total Pages : 550

70 Common Cacti of the Southwest Book Detail/ Review :

With their strange and contorted shapes, fascinating spines, and showy flowers, members of the cactus family attract the attention and ardor of plant lovers and botanists alike. From Big Bend country of Texas through the Sonoran and Mojave deserts youll find cacti growing, their succulent and spiny forms defining the arid southwestern landscape.70 Common Cacti of the Sout

Childhood and Nature: Design Principles for Educators

Childhood and Nature: Design Principles for Educators

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ISBN Code : 9781571107411
Book Author : David Sobel
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Total Pages : 383

Childhood and Nature: Design Principles for Educators Book Detail/ Review :

Public discussions of global climate change and other threats to the planet are making children more aware of environmental issues. As increasing numbers of kids come to school wishing to take action, educators want to know how to teach in a way that fosters a love of nature and an understanding of the complexity and seriousness of these issues.In Childhood and Nature, not

Nowhere Else on Earth: Standing Tall for the Great Bear Rainforest

Nowhere Else on Earth: Standing Tall for the Great Bear Rainforest

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ISBN Code : 9781554693030
Book Author : Caitlyn Vernon
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Total Pages : 415

Nowhere Else on Earth: Standing Tall for the Great Bear Rainforest Book Detail/ Review :

You dont have to live in the Great Bear Rainforest to benefit from its existence, but after you read Nowhere Else on Earth you might want to visit this magnificent part of the planet. Environmental activist Caitlyn Vernon guides young readers through a forest of information, sharing her personal stories, her knowledge and her concern for this beautiful place. Full of brea

A Nature Journal

A Nature Journal

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ISBN Code : 9780701135072
Book Author : Richard Mabey
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Total Pages : 398

A Nature Journal Book Detail/ Review :

This journal portrays a country year, not as a calendar of flowerings and perennial rituals, but as an artists impression, recording private special occasions and reflections prompted by a favourite scene or unexpected sight. Culled from two decades of diary notes, these entries evoke the natural year from the Scottish Highlands to the Cornish Cliffs: a red kite stops the

While a Tree Was Growing [With Full-Color]

While a Tree Was Growing [With Full-Color]

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ISBN Code : 9780761105404
Book Author : Jane Bosveld
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Total Pages : 516

While a Tree Was Growing [With Full-Color] Book Detail/ Review :

Here is the story of the oldest living sequoia -- possibly the oldest living thing on earth -- whose wondrous life spans the Trojan war (it was 150 years old and 75 feet high when the Greeks delivered their gift horse), the coming of the Buddha, Christ, and Mohammed (by then, two thousand years old, over 270 feet high), the settling of America, and the 1996 Presidential el

Park Ranger Guide to the Seashores

Park Ranger Guide to the Seashores

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ISBN Code : 9780811730396
Book Author : Arthur P. Miller
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Total Pages : 592

Park Ranger Guide to the Seashores Book Detail/ Review :

Expert advice from the rangers on how to observe and study a variety of habitats, plants, birds, and mammals without disturbing the eco-system.

The Handbook of Nature Study

The Handbook of Nature Study

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ISBN Code : 9780801493843
Book Author : Anna Botsford Comstock
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Total Pages : 381

The Handbook of Nature Study Book Detail/ Review :

A matchless handbook for decades, this classic has been the natural history bible of countless teachers and others who seek information about their natural environment. Written originally for those elementary school teachers who knew little of common plants and animals, and even less about earth beneath their feet and the skies overhead, this book is for the most part as

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