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The Last Island: A Naturalist's Sojourn on Triangle Island

Posted: 2012-10-02 00:00:00

At twenty-three, Alison Watt left the comfort of a relationship and urban life to spend four months studying tufted puffins on Triangle Island, a remote bird sanctuary far off the northern tip of Vancouver Island. She spent her summer in the company of Anne Vallée, a serious young biologist ...

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Formac Pocketguide to Prince Edward Island Birds: 130 Inland and Shore Birds

Posted: 2012-10-02 00:00:00

Here's an easy-to-use guide to the common--and not-so-common--birds of PEI, suitable for Island residents and visitors alike.Whether observing spectacular hawks or eagles in the wild or plovers at the seaside, the Pocketguide helps identify many of the birds found in the province. There are origi...

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Formac Pocketguide to Nova Scotia Birds: Volume 2: 80 Seashore & Water Birds

Posted: 2012-10-02 00:00:00

This second volume of the popular Formac Pocketguide to Nova Scotia Birds features seashore and water birds commonly found on Nova Scotia's coastal and inland waterways. The Pocketguide helps identify small birds found along the beach, gulls and ducks swimming offshore, and unusual marsh birds. I...

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Alberta Birds: An Introduction to Familiar Species (Canadian Nature Guides)

Posted: 2012-10-02 00:00:00

A great source of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike, this invaluable reference that is laminated for durability presents more than 140 bird species found in Alberta. It also includes a map featuring prominent, province-wide birding hotspots.

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Exploring the Great Texas Coastal Birding Trail: Highlights of a Birding Mecca (Exploring Series)

Posted: 2012-10-02 00:00:00

Birding is booming. The hobby (or, in many cases, passion, or even addiction) has been growing steadily for years, according to studies conducted by both governmental and private organizations. An amazing number of people -- more than 70 million, by one 2001 survey of recreation preferences -- sa...

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A Photographic Guide to Birds of Peninsular Malaysia and Singapore

Posted: 2012-10-02 00:00:00

Great pocket-sized, field guide to the birds of Singapore and Malaysia. Color photos, range maps and brief accounts of 252 species.

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Birds of California: A Guide to Viewing Distinctive Varieties (California Renaissance User Friendly Guidebooks)

Posted: 2012-10-02 00:00:00

Striking full-color guides. Bound in water repellent, film laminated covers. Extensive center-spread maps of the state highlights locations featured in each book. Special 8-pocket and 4-pocket lucite display racks available with purchase of the series.

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Ontario Birds: An Introduction to Familiar Species (Canadian Nature Guides)

Posted: 2012-10-02 00:00:00

Perfect for avian aficionados, this beautifully illustrated guide spotlights more than 140 species of birds found in Ontario and includes a map featuring prominent, province-wide birding hotspots. Laminated for durability, it is ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.

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British Isles: A Guide to the Wildlife of Coastal Waters

Posted: 2012-10-02 00:00:00

A companion to Tony Soper's successful wildlife guides to Antarctica and the Arctic, this new guide is illustrated throughout with specially commissioned watercolor paintings by renowned wildlife artist Dan Powell. It covers the surface wildlife that inhabits the inshore waters of northwest Europ...

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Alaska's Magnificent Eagles (Alaska Geographic Ser.; Vol. 24. No. 4)

Posted: 2012-10-02 00:00:00

Alaska Geographic is an award-winning series that presents the people, places, and wonders of Alaska to the world. Over the past 30 years, Alaska Geographic has earned its reputation as the publication for those who love Alaska. The series boasts more than 100 books to date, featuring communities...

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