The first full-color photographic guide to north atlantic seashore life includes some 300 color photographs and illustrations Makes species identification quick and easy Covers more than 225 common intertidal species found from Canada to Cape Cod Covers rocky shores, sandy shores, mud beaches, and floating docks Tells how to explore safely and in an environmentally responsible way Provides extensive information on some of the best places to visit in the Atlantic Northeast .
A Photographic Guide to Seashore Life in the North Atlantic: Canada to Cape Cod #ad - The tides of the north atlantic are the world's highest, to clams and crabs, and they reveal a world of amazing seashore life--from jellies and sea anemones, to seaweeds and lichens. He also describes tidal habitats, tells how to explore the seashore in a safe and environmentally responsible way, and provides extensive information on some of the best places in the North Atlantic to view seashore life.
Naturalist's Guide to the Atlantic Seashore: Beach Ecology From The Gulf Of Maine To Cape Hatteras Naturalist's Guide SeriesFalcon Guides #ad - No other book includes all of the plants, and terrain along this stretch of coastline, animals, making this a must-have for anyone who lives or recreates near the Atlantic. Shumway is a professor of biology at Wheaton College. He lives in Westborough, Massachusetts. The easy-to-use layout, comprehensive index, water-resistant cover and guaranteed binding make this a beautiful volume of natural history and biodiversity.
Scott W. The diverse habitats of the seashore, from the rocky shores to Sandy Beaches, Salt Marshes, Estuaries, Seagrass Meadows, Tidal Flats, and the Open Ocean are explored in detail in this user-friendly guide and natural history. Falcon Press Publishing. From the north carolina's outer banks to Maine's rocky coast, wildlife, this comprehensive guidebook covers the ecology, plants and ocean creatures in full-color photographs and vivid detail.
Field Guide to Tidal Wetland Plants of the Northeastern United States and Neighboring Canada: Vegetation of Beaches, Tidal Flats, Rocky Shores, Marshes, Swamps, and Coastal PondsUnknown Sponsor #ad - Field Guide to Tidal Wetland Plants of the Northeastern United States and Neighboring Canada: Vegetation of Beaches, Tidal Flats, Rocky Shores, Marshes, Swamps, and Coastal Ponds #ad - It emphasizes plant identification and includes descriptions of over 700 species and illustrations of approximately 550 species. Now tiner has prepared a revised and expanded edition, broadening the coverage both botanically and geographically. Falcon Press Publishing. More tidal wetland types are covered beaches, rocky shores, and tidal swamps and the geographic scope extends as far north as Canada's Maritime Provinces.
First published in 1987, Ralph W. Tiner's a field guide to coastal Wetland Plants of the Northeastern United States soon established itself as the definitive work on its subject.
Marine Biology: A Very Short Introduction Very Short IntroductionsOxford University Press #ad - Mladenov also looks at a number of factors that pose a significant threat to the marine environment and to many of its life forms threats such as overfishing, the spread of exotic species, oil spills, plastic pollution, coastal development, nutrient pollution, and the emission of climate changing greenhouse gases.
The marine environment is the largest, most important, and yet most mysterious habitat on our planet. About the series:oxford's very short introductions series offers concise and original introductions to a wide range of subjects from Islam to Sociology, Literary Theory to History, Politics to Classics, and Archaeology to the Bible.
Marine Biology: A Very Short Introduction Very Short Introductions #ad - It contains more than 99 percent of the world's living space, produces half of its oxygen, from microscopic viruses, plays a critical role in regulating its climate, bacteria, and supports a remarkably diverse and exquisitely adapted array of life forms, and plankton to the largest existing animals. Throughout the book he successfully weaves around the principles of marine biology a discussion of the human impacts on the oceans and the threats these pose to our welfare.
Oxford university Press, USA. Not simply a textbook of definitions, each volume in this series provides trenchant and provocative yet always balanced and complete discussions of the central issues in a given discipline or field. In this unique very short introduction, offering a tour of marine life and marine processes that ranges from the polar oceans to tropical coral reefs, biologist Philip Mladenov provides a comprehensive overview of marine biology, and from shoreline mollusks to deep sea hydrothermal vents.
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Life Between the Tides: Marine Plants and Animals of the NortheastTilbury House Publishers #ad - Oxford university Press, USA. B&w drawings Falcon Press Publishing. Perhaps you're an educator or volunteer along the coast. This beautiful little field guide by leading marine scientists will help you identify and learn about the many plants and animals of the intertidal zone of northern New England and the Maritimes.
Life Between the Tides: Marine Plants and Animals of the Northeast #ad - . Don’t go to the water’s edge without it! Maybe you simply enjoy walking along the beach, searching the wrack line and exploring tidepools. Here's a beautifully illustrated little field guide that will help you identify and learn about the many plants and animals of our intertidal zone. Written for the maine sea grant program, it's a fact filled resource, arranged for easy identification, fishes, invertebrates, covering habitats, and marine plants and seaweeds.
Andrea sulzer's pen-and-ink drawings, carefully done from live specimens, are finely detailed works of art. Or you fish or hunt in salt marshes and estuaries and are interested in all that surrounds you.
Acadia: The Complete Guide: Acadia National Park & Mount Desert Island Color Travel GuideDestination Press #ad - This gorgeous, full-color travel guidebook reveals the highlights and hidden gems of both Acadia and Mount Desert Island. The bestselling acadia guidebook for over a decade!5% of profits donated to friends of Acadia!Over 100 five-star reviews for previous editions!Whatever your interests―hiking to the top of Cadillac Mountain, dining on fresh lobster in Bar Harbor, sailing past historic lighthouses ― Acadia: The Complete Guide puts the best of Acadia at your fingertips.
Acadia: The Complete Guide: Acadia National Park & Mount Desert Island Color Travel Guide #ad - Beautiful color photos showcase the park's best destinations. Fascinating chapters on Geology, History and Wildlife reveal the story behind the scenery. Detailed maps make travel planning easy. Written and photographed by Maine native James Kaiser, Acadia: The Complete Guide is the only guide you'll need. Oxford university Press, USA.
Falcon Press Publishing. Acadia national Park is the most beautiful destination in Maine.
A Peterson Field Guide to Eastern Forests: North America Peterson Field GuidesHoughton Mifflin Harcourt #ad - Authors: john Kricher and Gordon Morrison. Falcon Press Publishing. This field guide includes all the flora and fauna you're most likely to see in the forests of eastern North America. Oxford university Press, USA. Isbn: 9780395928950 With 53 full-color plates and 80 color photos illustrating trees, mammals, moths, beetles, amphibians, birds, mushrooms, reptiles, butterflies, wildflowers, and other insects.
Field Guide to Acadia National Park, MaineTaylor Trade Publishing #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Falcon Press Publishing. Oxford university Press, USA. This book describes the flora, fauna, and geology of the park, as well as a number of the prominent trails that take you in and around some of the most charming scenery in North America. Isbn: 9780395928950 Authors: john Kricher and Gordon Morrison.
Field Guide to Acadia National Park, Maine #ad - The 42, rocky cliffs, 000 acres that comprise Acadia National Park include glacier-worn granite mountains, crystal blue ponds and lakes, and a dramatic coastline where waves collide spectacularly with dramatic headlands.
Life on Intertidal Rocks: A Guide to the Marine Life of the Rocky North Atlantic Coast Nature Study GuidesNature Study Guild Publishers #ad - Life on Intertidal Rocks: A Guide to the Marine Life of the Rocky North Atlantic Coast Nature Study Guides #ad - Falcon Press Publishing. Isbn: 9780395928950 Authors: john Kricher and Gordon Morrison. Used book in Good Condition. Oxford university Press, USA. This pocket-sized field guide identifies plants and animals that live in the intertidal zone of the rocky coast, caves, in tide pools, and on rocks, from Cape Cod north to the Bay of Fundy, and crevices, wharves and pilings.
Used book in Good Condition. Explains intertidal ecology and how these fascinating and varied creatures--sea slugs, crabs, rockweeds, star fish, and many others--survive in the harsh and ever-changing environment between the limits of high and low tide.
Sedges of the Northern Forest: A Photographic Guide The Northern Forest Atlas GuidesComstock Pub. Associates #ad - Large, easy-to-use formateasily identify and compare different sedgesFully illustrated with high-definition composite imagesAccompanying large-scale foldout charts also availableA complete online archive of images and articles, including digital atlases, is available at northernforestatlas. Org. This guide is an essential companion for those interested in stewardship and conservation of the region.
Isbn: 9780395928950 It is, like much of the biosphere, one of the largest and most continuous temperate forests left in the world and, collectively, it is at risk. Oxford university Press, USA. The northern forest region lies between the oak forests of the eastern United States and the boreal forests of eastern Canada.
Sedges of the Northern Forest: A Photographic Guide The Northern Forest Atlas Guides #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Authors: john Kricher and Gordon Morrison. Falcon Press Publishing. Through multi-image composite photos that allow for unparalleled depth and clarity, and often overlooked, this unique guide illustrates the 236 varied and beautiful, sedges of the Northern Forest. Used book in Good Condition.
Quantitative Reasoning & the EnvironmentPearson #ad - Falcon Press Publishing. Oxford university Press, USA. Furthermore, this textbook combines both a reform and traditional approach. Traditional in that each chapter presents introductory material, multiple student problems, worked examples, and solutions to odd exercises. It is reform in that it investigates material through a synthesis of algebraic, graphical, numerical and verbal approaches.
Used book in Good Condition. The textbook is comprised of 4 principal sections: 1 basic numeracy; 2 function modeling; 3 difference equation modeling, and; 4 elementary statistics. An introductory quantitative math book with an environmental theme. The emphasis of this text is on analyzing real environmental information and problems, using mathematics accessible to students with an intermediate algebra background.
Quantitative Reasoning & the Environment #ad - Students using this text will develop mathematical and environmental literacy as they model natural processes using algebraic, graphical and numerical methods, and analyze data quantitatively to assist in objective decision making. Authors: john Kricher and Gordon Morrison. Isbn: 9780395928950 Used book in Good Condition.