Freshwater Fish of Georgia Field Guide

Author: Dave Bosanko
Publisher: Adventure Publications
ISBN: 1591932637
Release Date: 2010-05-01
Genre: Nature

Make identifying freshwater fish easy and enjoyable. The field guide features detailed information about 87 species of Georgia fish, and its waterproof pages make it perfect for the dock or boat. Read fascinating facts on spawning behavior, feeding habits and more. Plus, compare your best catches to the state and North American records. With inside information for locating fishing hotspots, this book is essential for every tackle box, beach bag, RV and cabin.

Ken Schultz s Field Guide to Freshwater Fish

Author: Ken Schultz
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118039878
Release Date: 2010-12-15
Genre: Sports & Recreation

A compact, authoritative guide for freshwater fishing trips From one of the most respected names in the world of sportfishing comes the definitive, full-color guide to 140 of the most common freshwater fish species found in North American rivers, lakes, and streams. Featuring information on identification, habitat, size, and diet, Ken Schultz's Guide to Freshwater Fish is a must for anglers and sportfishing enthusiasts everywhere.

Field Guide to Freshwater Invertebrates of North America

Author: James H. Thorp
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 0123814278
Release Date: 2010-11-15
Genre: Science

The Field Guide to Freshwater Invertebrates of North America focuses on freshwater invertebrates that can be identified using at most an inexpensive magnifying glass. This Guide will be useful for experienced nature enthusiasts, students doing aquatic field projects, and anglers looking for the best fish bait, lure, or fly. Color photographs and art, as well as the broad geographic coverage, set this guide apart. 362 color photographs and detailed descriptions aid in the identification of species Introductory chapters instruct the reader on how to use the book, different inland water habitats and basic ecological relationships of freshwater invertebrates Broad taxonomic coverage is more comprehensive than any guide currently available

Ken Schultz s Field Guide to Freshwater Fish

Author: Ken Schultz
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118039878
Release Date: 2010-12-15
Genre: Sports & Recreation

A compact, authoritative guide for freshwater fishing trips From one of the most respected names in the world of sportfishing comes the definitive, full-color guide to 140 of the most common freshwater fish species found in North American rivers, lakes, and streams. Featuring information on identification, habitat, size, and diet, Ken Schultz's Guide to Freshwater Fish is a must for anglers and sportfishing enthusiasts everywhere.

Mammals of Georgia Field Guide

Author: Stan Tekiela
Publisher: Adventure Publications
ISBN: 1591933056
Release Date: 2011-04-01
Genre: Nature

From mice to manatees, identifying mammals can be simple, informative and fun. This unique field guide includes all 83 of Georgia's mammals, with facts about size, habitat, range and more. Track patterns and other signs that an animal might leave behind aid in ensuring correct identification. Professional photos and Stan's naturalist notes help you discover all of Georgia's diverse species.

Fishes of the Middle Savannah River Basin

Author: Barton C. Marcy
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 082032535X
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Nature

The book also discusses the Savannah River, tributary streams, reservoirs, and ponds from the 1950s to the present detailing ecological changes, habitats, and associated fish assemblages."--BOOK JACKET.

Freshwater Fishes of South Carolina

Author: Fred C. Rohde
Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press
ISBN: 1570036802
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Nature

"Freshwater Fishes of South Carolina is the result of long-term collaboration between a quartet of leading experts on the state's freshwater fishes - Fred C. Rohde, Rudolf G. Arndt, Jeffrey W. Foltz, and Joseph M. Quattro. From mudminnows and sunfishes to lampreys and sturgeons, the guide describes more than one hundred fifty species of freshwater and coastal estuarine fishes that spend all or major portions of their lives in the fresh waters of South Carolina. For each species the authors provide diagnostic characteristics including size, markings, similar species, and sexual dimorphism as well as information on biology, habitat, and distribution. Color photographs and detailed distribution maps accompany each description.

Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Georgia

Author: Linda G. Chafin
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0977962105
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Science

Abundantly illustrated with more than 400 color photographs and 200 detailed drawings, this comprehensive guide to the state's rare and endangered plants provides photographs and botanical illustrations in a single volume formatted for field use. More than 200 species are covered, including two dozen that are federally listed and 170-plus that are listed as Threatened, Endangered, Rare, or of Special Concern by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources. The guide is designed for easy, nontechnical identification of species in the field. Color photographs show the plants in their natural surroundings, and drawings emphasize the most distinctive parts of the plants. Packed with information about the plants as well as their habitats and management, the guide facilitates the quick recognition of rare species, encourages awareness of their distribution and ecological significance, and provides guidelines for ensuring their survival. Additional features include directions for using the guide, a map of Georgia's counties, descriptions of the natural communities of Georgia, references for further reading, a glossary of frequently used terms, and indexes of scientific and common plant names. The guide also includes a chapter by Jennifer Ceska and University of Georgia horticulture professor James Affolter, founding members of the Georgia Plant Conservation Alliance, on horticultural requirements of rare species and the role of GPCA in their protection. This is a valuable resource for students, wildflower enthusiasts, botanists, land managers, and environmental decision makers. Each species account includes: one or more full-color photographs Georgia distribution map line drawing emphasizing such key field identification characters as leaf, stem, flower, and fruit scientific and common names legal and wetland status brief nontechnical description emphasizing key field identification characters flowering, fruiting, or sporulation period description of species habitat information on best survey season range-wide distribution Georgia conservation status management guidelines information on similar species and related rare species list of references

Freshwater Fishes of the Northeastern United States

Author: Robert G. Werner
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
ISBN: 0815630204
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Nature

"As a standard resource, this guide will attract a wide audience. This book will be useful to biologists, ecologists, and zoologists and will have an indispensable appeal among anglers, environmentalists, and fisheries professionals."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Freshwater Fish Distribution

Author: Tim M. Berra
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 9780080532011
Release Date: 2001-08-22
Genre: Technology & Engineering

This book clearly identifies nearly 170 families of fishes through the use of high-quality illustrations and includes an accurate account of selected members of that particular fish family, as well as a distribution map and accompanying commentary on classification, distribution, and diversity. Key Features * High-quality illustrations of representatives from each family * Distribution map provided for each family * Commentary for each family