Nature

The Laws Field Guide to the Sierra Nevada

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Publisher: Heyday

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Category: Nature

Page: 366

View: 191

A conveniently sized reference by the author of Sierra Birds: A Hiker's Guide provides comprehensive coverage of more than 1,700 plant and animal species complemented by quick-reference tabs, range maps, coverage of lesser-known characteristics and more than 2,800 watercolor illustrations.
Travel

Explorer's Guide Yosemite & the Southern Sierra Nevada (Explorer's Complete)

Author: David T. Page

Publisher: The Countryman Press

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Category: Travel

Page: 240

View: 494

An updated and redesigned guide one of America's greatest destinations Yosemite is a tremendously popular tourist destination, gaining visitors every year. The only complete guide to California’s southern Sierra Nevada—some of the most stunning wilderness in North America—is better than ever in this revised, updated, and beautifully redesigned third edition. Detailed reviews of lodging, dining, and recreation, plus outfitters, campsites, trails, and points of historic and cultural interest, make this book an essential companion to the incomparable Yosemite region. Renowned travel writer David T. Page makes it easy to get the very most out of your journey. In this book, as with every title in the Explorer’s Guide series, you’ll get beautiful photography, up-to-date maps, and lots of helpful advice from an expert author. Page has seen everything the Sierra Nevada has to offer and now so can you!
Travel

Explorer's Guide Yosemite & the Southern Sierra Nevada: Includes Mammoth Lakes, Sequoia, Kings Canyon & Death Valley: A Great Destination (Second Edition)

Author: David T. Page

Publisher: The Countryman Press

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Category: Travel

Page: 424

View: 701

Awarded the 2009 Bronze Medal in the Society of American Travel Writers Foundation's annual Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Competition: "Whether you want to stand on a glacier or have a beer with local bikers, this is the definitive (as well as wonderfully eccentric) guide to the immensity of the southern Sierra and Owens Valley. John Muir would be pleased."—Mike Davis, author of City of Quartz and Ecology of Fear The only complete guide to California’s southern Sierra Nevada—some of the most stunning wilderness in North America—is better than ever in this revised, updated edition. Detailed reviews of lodging, dining, and recreation, plus outfitters, campsites, trails, and points of historic and cultural interest.
Science

Field Guide to Animal Tracks and Scat of California

Author: Mark Elbroch

Publisher: Univ of California Press

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Category: Science

Page: 395

View: 942

"Outstanding. This is a brilliant work by the best in the field. Watching a great tracker at work can feel like watching a magician, but this book demystifies the process and inspires the reader to begin to look closer and open the world of tracking."--John Muir Laws, author of The Laws Guide to the Sierra Nevada
Biodiversity

Habitats Alive!

Author: Cal Alive

Publisher: Lulu.com

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Category: Biodiversity

Page: 513

View: 465

LC copies imperfect: accompanying CD-ROM wanting.
Nature

Sierra Birds

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Publisher: Heyday

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Category: Nature

Page: 64

View: 783

The California Academy of Sciences naturalist and author of The Laws Field-Guide to the Sierra Nevada presents a conveniently sized introduction to regional birds that includes color-coded keys for easy reference and a cross-index for more advanced birders.
Science

Annual Report

Author: California Academy of Sciences

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Category: Science

Page:

View: 498

Geology

California Geology

Author: California. Division of Mines and Geology

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Category: Geology

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View: 297