Mushrooms

A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar North American Species

Author: James Kavanagh

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781583551820

Category: Nature

Page: 1

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For anyone foraging the wilds for mushrooms, knowing which are edible and which are poisonous is crucial. Mushrooms is your guide to familiar, widespread North American species. Detailed illustrations highlight over 60 familiar edible and 14 poisonous species. Created and printed in the USA, this guide was updated in 2012 with a new cover design and updated species selection. Laminated for durability, this lightweight guide will conveniently fold to fit into your pocket.

Trees

A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar North American Species

Author: James Kavanagh

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781583551783

Category: Nature

Page: 1

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"I think that I shall never see, a poem lovely as a tree." The poet, Joyce Kilmer understood the beauty of our sturdy environmental companions. Trees is the essential pocket-sized, folding guide to familiar North American trees. This beautifully illustrated guide Identifies over 140 familiar species organized by family. Created and printed in the USA, this guide was updated in 2012 with a new cover design and updated species selection. The quality of our environment - the air, soil and water - depends on trees. Durable and lightweight, this guide is the one to keep with you on your next outdoor adventure.

Edible Wild Plants

A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar North American Species

Author: James Kavanagh,Raymond Leung

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781583551271

Category: Nature

Page: 1

View: 9593

Folded card provides simplified field reference to familiar edible wild plants in North America.

Freshwater Fishes

A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar North American Species

Author: James Kavanagh

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781583551837

Category: Nature

Page: N.A

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From sunfish to catfish, there are almost 800 species of freshwater fish in North America. Freshwater Fishes is the ideal pocket-sized, folding guide for the avid angler. Created and printed in the USA, this guide was updated in 2012 with a new cover design and updated species selection. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 120 familiar species. Laminated and durability, this handy guide will fit into your pocket as you cast your fishing rod into the pristine water.

Bugs and Slugs

A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar North American Invertebrates

Author: James Kavanagh

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781583551813

Category: Nature

Page: 1

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There are both good and bad bugs from a gardening perspective, but unless you can identify them, you can't determine which is which. Bugs and Slugs is the perfect pocket-sized, folding guide for the nature enthusiast. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar species of insects, spiders and invertebrates. Created and printed in the USA and updated in 2012 with a new cover design, this handy laminated guide is the one to keep in your pocket to answer the question, "What kind of bug is that?"

The Pocket Guide to Wild Mushrooms

Helpful Tips for Mushrooming in the Field

Author: Pelle Holmberg,Hans Marklund

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.

ISBN: 1620877317

Category: Nature

Page: 125

View: 4443

Learn how to recognize mushrooms in the wild with this handy guide.

Animal Tracks

A Folding Pocket Guide to the Tracks and Signs of Familiar North American Species

Author: James Kavanagh,Raymond Leung

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781583550724

Category: Nature

Page: 1

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Animal Tracks provides a simplified field reference to familiar tracks and signs of over 65 North American mammals and birds. Laminated for durability, this handy guide was created and printed in the USA. Updated in 2012 with a new cover design, it also features a ruler for measuring animal tracks. It is a great source of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.

Edible Plants of the Eastern Woodlands

A Waterproof Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Species

Author: Dave Canterbury,James Kavanagh,Raymond Leung

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781583557075

Category: Nature

Page: N.A

View: 1840

Well-known outdoor expert Dave Canterbury offers basic techniques and essential information for primitive wilderness survival in this new heavy-duty pocket guide series from Waterford Press. Perfect for throwing into an overnight pack or brushing up on skills before an expedition, these waterproof, rip-proof guides can be used on their own or in conjunction with one another, similar to the method used in Canterbury's unprecedented Pathfinder System. Covering everything from what to include in a survival kit and improvised tracking techniques to signaling for rescue and building shelter, this collection is ideal for outdoor adventurers of any skill level and provides indispensable wilderness information for all situations. With a focus on eight specific edible wild plants found east of the Mississippi River, this guide highlights which of the basic nutritional needs—vitamin, nutrient, carbohydrate, and protein—are the met by each plant.

Wild Edible Mushrooms

Tips and Recipes for Every Mushroom Hunter

Author: Hope Miller

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 0762777249

Category: Nature

Page: 256

View: 5525

The essential guide for seeking and savoring North America’s edible species.

Medicinal Plants

A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Widespread Species

Author: James Kavanagh

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781583551905

Category: Nature

Page: 1

View: 3004

Discusses common North American medicinal plants, where to find them, and how they are used.

Foraging for Wild Edible Foods

A Folding Pocket Guide to Sustainable Practices and Harvesting Techniques

Author: James Kavanagh,Waterford Press

Publisher: Duraguide

ISBN: 9781620052785

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: N.A

View: 667

Foraging involves finding, identifying and harvesting wild edible plants. It is a healthy outdoor activity that puts one in touch with nature and provides a bounty of fresh, nutritious, free food. This handy pocket guide provides simplified reference to the approved practices for harvesting wild edible plants in a sustainable manner. Topics include a harvesting strategy, safety (including the universal edibility test), and the proper tools and methods to harvest berries/fruits, nuts, leaves/shoots/stems, roots/tubers and mushrooms. Laminated for durability, this lightweight, pocket-sized folding guide is a portable source of practical information and is ideal for field use by outdoor enthusiasts of all ages. Made in the USA.

Eastern Backyard Birds

An Introduction to Familiar Urban Species

Author: James Kavanagh

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781583550748

Category: Nature

Page: 12

View: 5636

Folded card provides simplified field reference to familiar eastern backyard birds.

Familiar Mushrooms

Author: Peter Katsaros,National Audubon Society

Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated

ISBN: 9780679729846

Category: Nature

Page: 191

View: 8278

Covers eighty of the most common mushrooms in North America and includes basic facts, a description of key identifying features, notes on edibility, habitat, and geographical range

500 Insects

A Visual Reference

Author: Steven A. Marshall

Publisher: Firefly Books Limited

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 528

View: 2947

Single-page entries describe and illustrate five hundred of the world's reported one million recognized insect varieties.

Fish of Illinois Field Guide

Author: Dave Bosanko

Publisher: Adventure Publications(MN)

ISBN: 9781591932192

Category: Nature

Page: 208

View: 2298

Make identifying fish easy and enjoyable. The field guide features detailed information about 86 species of Illinois 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.

Southern Appalachian Birds

A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Species

Author: James Kavanagh,Raymond Leung

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781583552155

Category: Nature

Page: 12

View: 2980

This guide highlights the main wildlife viewing areas and most visible species. Offering exceptional value and utility, it's map-sized, lightweight, and laminated for wear-resistance.

Wilderness Survival

Author: James Kavanagh,Raymond Leung

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781583550946

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 12

View: 9187

Folded card provides simplified handbook to wilderness survival and first aid.

All that the Rain Promises and More--

A Hip Pocket Guide to Western Mushrooms

Author: David Arora

Publisher: Springer Science & Business

ISBN: 9780898153880

Category: Nature

Page: 261

View: 6295

Full-color illustrated guide to identifying 200 Western mushrooms by their key features.