The National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds

Author: John L. Bull
Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated
ISBN: 0679428526
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Nature

A revised edition of the popular field guide includes hundreds of all new, full-color photographs, along with information on diverse species of eastern birds, their characteristics, habitats and ranges, identification tips, and more. 200,000 first printing.

Longs Peak

Author: Dougald MacDonald
Publisher: Big Earth Publishing
ISBN: 1565794974
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Travel

Avid climber Dougald MacDonald has gathered histories, hair-raising tales, and personal journeys to tell of this prominent peak in the Rocky Mountain National Park. Reflections on mountaineering, geology and wildlife are presented with historic images and gorgeous, full-color contemporary photography. The ten best hiking and climbing routes, plus See It Yourself activities, offer great ways for both novices and seasoned climbers to explore the great mountain.

Eastern region

Author: Elbert Luther Little
Publisher: New York : Knopf
ISBN: UOM:49015002362888
Release Date: 1980-01-01
Genre: Trees

Tree peepers everywhere will enjoy these two guides which explore the incredible environment of our country's forests-including seasonal features, habitat, range, and lore. Nearly 700 species of trees are detailed in photographs of leaf shape, bark, flowers, fruit, and fall leaves -- all can be quickly accessed making this the ideal field guide for any time of year. Note: the Eastern Edition generally covers states east of the Rocky Mountains, while the Western Edition covers the Rocky Mountain range and all the states to the west of it.

A Guide to Field Guides

Author: Diane Schmidt
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 1563087073
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Focusing on the North American continent, this book, the first of its kind, identifies and describes major field guides in all scientific subject areas (from plants, animals, and insects to astronomy and weather, geology and fossils, and man-made objects). Organized by topic, it offers complete bibliographic information and descriptions of more than 1,300 field guides.

America s Natural Places Rocky Mountains and Great Plains

Author: Kelly Enright
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9780313353154
Release Date: 2009-11-25
Genre: Nature

From Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado to the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve in Kansas, this volume provides a snapshot of the most spectacular and important natural places in the Great Plains and Rocky Mountains. • Illustrations depict 50 of the most treasured landscapes in the Rocky Mountains and Great Plains

Mountain State Mammals

Author: Ron Russo
Publisher: Nature Study Guild Publishers
ISBN: 091255021X
Release Date: 1991
Genre: Nature

Pocket-sized field guide to wild mammals of the Rockies and Great Basin (Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico). Includes a sighting key to identify animals that are seen. Because wild animals are often elusive, the author has also included keys to prints, droppings, skulls and jaws, and other signs animals leave behind, to aid in identification of animals that are not seen. Includes information about biology of each species. Copiously illustrated with drawings of tracks, skulls, scat, and animals, and range maps.

A Field Guide to Rocky Mountain and Southwest Forests

Author: John C. Kricher
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0395928974
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Nature

Describes the different kinds of forests found in the southwestern United States and identifies and describes the plants and animals found in each habitat

Adventuring Along the Lewis and Clark Trail

Author: Elizabeth Grossman
Publisher: University of California Press
ISBN: 1578050677
Release Date: 2003
Genre: History

The first comprehensive guide to contemporary outdoor adventures along the route of America's most famous pioneer expedition.

National Audubon Society Field Guide to California

Author: Peter Alden
Publisher: National Audubon Society Regio
ISBN: UCSD:31822023058266
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Nature

Identifies one thousand types of California's plant and animal life, offers an overview of its natural history, and describes the state's beaches, parks, preserves, and forests