National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Birds of North America


Author: Laura Erickson,Jonathan K. Alderfer
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426210442
Category: Nature
Page: 190
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Presents information about 160 North American bird species, including facts about physical features, voice, habitat, food, and a map indicating the regions in which each species can be found.

National Geographic Field Guide to the Trees of North America


Author: Keith Rushforth,Charles Hollis
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9780792253105
Category: Nature
Page: 262
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Features more than one thousand annotated illustrations of North American trees and their foliage, seeds, and buds, and provides information on habitat, climate, and species traits and history.

Trees of North America

A Guide to Field Identification, Revised and Updated
Author: C. Frank Brockman,Rebecca Marrilees
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1582380929
Category: Nature
Page: 280
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Presents a handbook for the identification of over five hundred species of trees by illustration and text.

A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs

Northeastern and North-Central United States and Southeastern and South-Central Canada
Author: George A. Petrides
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780395353707
Category: Nature
Page: 428
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All the wild trees, shrubs, and woody vines in the area north to Newfoundland, south to North Carolina and Tennessee, and west to the Dakotas and Kansas are described in detail. Accounts of 646 species include shape and arrangement of leaves, height, color, bark texture, flowering season, and fruit. Clear, accurate drawings illustrate leaves, flowers, buds, tree silhouettes, and other characteristics.

National Geographic Pocket Guide to Insects of North America


Author: Arthur V. Evans
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426216475
Category: Insects
Page: 184
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An easy-to-use field guide for nature lovers, backyard explorers, and budding entomologists. Evans helps you discover popular insect species as well as spiders and relation creatures, as well as key facts and information about life cycles and behavior of every species.

Reptiles and Amphibians of North America


Author: Catherine Herbert Howell
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426214766
Category: Nature
Page: 176
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A field guide to help backyard explorers, hikers, and nature lovers discover and identify North America's diverse community of reptiles and amphibians.

National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Weather of North America


Author: Jack Williams
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426217862
Category: Climatology
Page: 178
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"This easy-to-use field guide provides the resources to understand the meteorological events that affect us every day. With illustrations and graphics for every topic, this is the go-to book for answers about weather reports and conditions on our increasingly turbulent planet"--

National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Mammals of North America


Author: Catherine Howell
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426216483
Category: Nature
Page: 184
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An easy-to-use field guide for amateur naturalists, wildlife seekers, and outdoor enthusiasts. Howell covers everything you need to know to appreciate and identify the rich diversity of North American mammals.

Illustrated Book of Trees

The Comprehensive Field Guide to More than 250 Trees of Eastern North America
Author: William Carey Grimm
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811741648
Category: Nature
Page: 720
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Completely revised and updated. More than 30 new species described and illustrated.

National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Birds of North America


Author: Jonathan K. Alderfer,Paul Hess
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426207204
Category: Nature
Page: 254
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Covers more than 150 species of North American birds and includes nearly 300 full-color photos, 150 range maps and 500 additional illustrations, as well as tips on feeding, birdhouses and creating bird-friendly backyard landscapes. Original.

Guide to the Birds of Alaska


Author: Robert H. Armstrong
Publisher: Alaska Northwest Books
ISBN: 9781941821428
Category: Nature
Page: 368
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A must-have for Alaska birders now in its sixth edition, this comprehensive guide provides the most current knowledge about the birds in Alaska.

The Sibley Guide to Trees


Author: N.A
Publisher: Knopf
ISBN: N.A
Category: Nature
Page: 426
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Featuring more than 4,100 detailed paintings and five hundred maps, highlights the similarities and distinctions between approximately six hundred North American tree species.

A Field Guide to the Trees and Shrubs of the Southern Appalachians


Author: Robert E. Swanson
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801845567
Category: Gardening
Page: 399
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"For naturalists visiting the beautiful area of the Southern Appalachians, it is a detailed and useful guide to the amazing variety of trees, shrubs, and woody vines growing there." -- American Reference Books Annual

Birds of Missouri

Field Guide
Author: Stan Tekiela
Publisher: Adventurekeen
ISBN: 9781885061355
Category: Nature
Page: 300
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See a yellow bird and donít know what it is? No problem! This remarkable field guide features 115 bird species (only Missouri birds!) organized by color. Full-page photos, detailed descriptions, Stanís Notes and range maps help to ensure correct I.D.

New York City Trees

A Field Guide for the Metropolitan Area
Author: Edward Sibley Barnard
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231128353
Category: Gardening
Page: 240
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Complemented by more than seven hundred full-color photographs, drawings, and maps, this intriguing field guide takes a close-up look at the trees of New York City and the metropolitan area, discussing the natural history of each tree, furnishing identification tips, and including a driectory of the oldest, strangest, and most beautiful trees. Original. (Biology & Natural History)

Dirr's Hardy Trees and Shrubs

An Illustrated Encyclopedia
Author: N.A
Publisher: Timber Press (OR)
ISBN: 9780881924046
Category: Gardening
Page: 493
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This bestselling encyclopedia, illustrated with brilliant photographs, describes the best woody plants adapted to cooler climates, showing both habit and details of more than 500 species, and including some 700 additional cultivars and varieties. Brief cultural information is supplied for each plant, as well as Dirr's perceptive comments and opinions.