A Field Guide to Southeastern and Caribbean Seashores

A Field Guide to Southeastern and Caribbean Seashores

Author: Eugene Herbert Kaplan

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0395975166

Category: Nature

Page: 594

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With more than 750 illustrations, including 300 color photographs, this guide covers more than 1,000 species, such as shoreside plants, clams, shrimps, crabs, corals, seaweeds, sponges, and sea urchins, as well as all of the common seashore communities found from Cape Hatteras to the Gulf Coast, Florida, and the Caribbean.

Laboratory and Field Investigations in Marine Life

Laboratory and Field Investigations in Marine Life

Author: James L. Sumich

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 0763729159

Category: Science

Page: 195

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The laboratory companion to Introduction to the Biology of Marine Life by James L. Sumich and John F. Morrissey, this laboratory manual further engages students in the excitement and challenges of understanding marine organisms and the environments in which they live. Students will benefit from a more thorough examination of the topics introduced in the text and lecture through observation and critical thinking activities in the Laboratory and Field Investigations in Marine Life. Also, the lab manual includes suggested topics for additional investigation, which provides flexibility for both instructors and for students to explore further various topics of interest. The only lab manual of its kind, Laboratory and Field Investigations in Marine Life is the ideal complement to any marine biology teaching and learning package!

Bonefish Fly Patterns

Bonefish Fly Patterns

Author: Dick Brown

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9780762768059

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 320

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This new and revised edition of Bonefish Fly Patterns is the most comprehensive collection of bonefish flies ever published, displaying fly designs from such world-class flats anglers and guides as Winston Moore, Jim Orthwein (four-time bonefish world record holder), Steve Huff, Harry Spear, Rick Ruoff, Del Brown, John Goddard, Barry and Cathy Beck, Lou Tabory, Tim Borski, Bob Clouser, Lefty Kreh, Tom McGuane, Yvon Chouinard, Craig Mathews, Vic Gaspeny, Dave Skok, Eric Peterson, Patrick Dorsey, and Aaron Adams, and many, many more. The book includes 197 full-color photographs—one for each featured pattern, some published here for the first time. Each fly profile is listed with its creator's authentic recipe and tying tips. Also included are tying sequences for important patterns, a discussion of design trends, a materials glossary, and a list of sources for materials, custom flies, and off-the-shelf patterns. Dick Brown does not forget to describe fly selection for various destinations, habitats, and conditions, and to advise anglers on how to present flies and what prey they portray.

Atlantic Seashore

Atlantic Seashore

Author: Kenneth L. Gosner

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780544530850

Category: Nature

Page: 352

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Explore the shore with this beautifully illustrated nature guide! Using the renowned Peterson Identification System, this easy-to-use guide, sponsored by the National Audubon Society, the National Wildlife Federation, and the Roger Tory Peterson Institute, is the perfect companion for exploring the seashore. More than one thousand illustrations, arranged according to visual similarities, show plant and animal species of the Atlantic Coast from the Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras. This guide includes information on how to locate each species by geographic range, tidal range, tidal level, season, topography, and climate.

Living with Florida's Atlantic Beaches

Living with Florida's Atlantic Beaches

Author: David M. Bush

Publisher: Living with the Shore

ISBN: UOM:39015061156546

Category: Nature

Page: 370

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A call to live with the coast, as opposed to living at the coast; unless Florida coastal communities conserve beaches and mitigate storm impacts, the future of the beach-based economy is in question.

A Field Guide to Mushrooms

A Field Guide to Mushrooms

Author: Kent H. McKnight

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0395910900

Category: Nature

Page: 429

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Identifies over one thousand species with detailed descriptions and illustrations.

A Field Guide to Insects

A Field Guide to Insects

Author: Donald Joyce Borror

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0395911702

Category: Nature

Page: 404

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Covers over five hundred families of North American insects

A Field Guide to the Mammals

A Field Guide to the Mammals

Author: William Henry Burt

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0395910986

Category: Nature

Page: 289

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Describes species with common and scientific names with detailed information

A Field Guide to Pacific Coast Fishes

A Field Guide to Pacific Coast Fishes

Author: William N. Eschmeyer

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 061800212X

Category: Nature

Page: 336

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More than 600 species are described in detail, with more than 525 illustrations. This is the guide for quick, reliable identification of fishes that you'll encounter while fishing, snorkeling, diving, or even strolling along a Pacific Coast beach.

A Field Guide to Rocky Mountain Wildflowers

A Field Guide to Rocky Mountain Wildflowers

Author: John J. Craighead

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0395936136

Category: Nature

Page: 275

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This guide describes 590 species, with detailed information on flowering season, related species, range, and habitat. More than 100 plant drawings supplement these descriptions, and more than 200 color photographs show flowers as they appear in the field.

A Field Guide to Mexican Birds

A Field Guide to Mexican Birds

Author: Roger Tory Peterson

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 039597514X

Category: Nature

Page: 320

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Describes the calls, range, and male and female markings of more than one thousand species