National Audubon Society Field Guide to California

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Peter Alden,National Audubon Society

Publisher: National Audubon Society Regio

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 447

View: 8817

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

A Guide to Field Guides

Identifying the Natural History of North America

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Diane Schmidt

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 9781563087073

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 304

View: 5708

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.

Backcountry Adventures Southern California

The Ultimate Guide to the Backcountry for Anyone with a Sport Utility Vehicle

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Peter Massey,Jeanne Wilson

Publisher: Adler Publishing

ISBN: 1930193262

Category: Travel

Page: 637

View: 7663

Beautifully crafted, high quality, sewn, 4 color guidebook. Part of a multiple book series of books on travel through America's beautiful and historic backcountry. Directions and maps to 2,970 miles of routes that travel through the beautiful mountain regions of Big Sur, across the arid Mojave Desert, and straight into the heart of the aptly named Death Valley. Trail history comes alive through the accounts of Spanish Missionaries; eager prospectors looking to cash in during California's gold rush; and legends of lost mines. Includes wildlife information and photographs to help readers identify the great variety of native birds, plants, and animal they are likely to see. Contains 153 trails, 640 pages, and 645 photos.

National Audubon Society Field Guide to Fishes

North America

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Carter Rowell Gilbert,James David Williams,National Audubon Society

Publisher: Knopf

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 607

View: 8861

Highlighted by more than 1,600 new color and black-and-white photographs, illustrations, and maps, this thoroughly revised field guide to North American fishes includes detailed profiles of 657 fish species, along with notes on 764 more, all-new maps forHighlighted by more than 1,600 new color and black-and-white photographs, illustrations, and maps, this thoroughly revised field guide to North American fishes includes detailed profiles of 657 fish species, along with notes on 764 more, all-new maps for fresh- and saltwater species, identification tips, and other features. 50,000 first printing. fresh- and saltwater species, identification tips, and other features. 50,000 first printing.

The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Seashore Creatures

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Norman August Meinkoth

Publisher: Knopf

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 799

View: 8575

Each of the 690 identification pictures is a full-color photograph of a seashore creature. Arrangement by shape and by color makes identification quick and easy. 666 species are covered in full detail.

Northwest California

A Natural History

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: John O. Sawyer

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520232860

Category: History

Page: 247

View: 6283

Annotation Northwestern California is one of the most fascinating and biologically diverse regions of North Americ. This summary of a complex past brings together geological, botanical and zoological information to create a single natural history of one of the last unspoiled parts of California and the Pacific Northwest.

California Trails Central Mountains Region

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Peter Massey,Jeanne Wilson,Angela Titus

Publisher: Adler Publishing

ISBN: 9781930193192

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 305

View: 4094

This guide is comprised of painstaking detail and descriptions for 52 trails located near the towns of Big Sur, Fresno, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Bakersfield, Mojave, and Maricopa. NEW, full COLOR addition to our Trails series! These handy 6x9? books include scenic drives plus a whole lot more! Including some of America's best mountain biking, hiking, camping and fishing areas! Ghost towns galore? Step back into the past while wandering through abandoned mining areas, old buildings, and even entire towns. INCLUDES GPS coordinates throughout each book.