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Download and read online Scats and Tracks of the Desert Southwest in PDF and EPUB Whether you're on the lookout for a kit fox, or trying to steer clear of a bear, Scats and Tracks of the Desert Southwest, by nationally reknown tracker and author Dr. James Halfpenny, helps you recognize what critters went before you and is a primer for reading the stories written in the sand. Easy-to-use and accurate scat and track measurements on each page make this book particularly field friendly and the key to starting off your outing on the right foot!
Download and read online A Field Guide to Desert Holes in PDF and EPUB An easy-to-use field guide to common holes and depressions found in the Sonoran Desert. This revised edition includes 32 pages of color photographs.
Download and read online A Field Guide to Rocky Mountain and Southwest Forests in PDF and EPUB Describes the different kinds of forests found in the southwestern United States and identifies and describes the plants and animals found in each habitat
Download and read online National Audubon Society Field Guide to the Southwestern States in PDF and EPUB Describes the geology, habitats, weather, plants, wildlife, and parks of the American Southwest
Download and read online Easy Field Guide to Common Desert Birds in PDF and EPUB In clear and concise language and drawings, these booklets describe the common species the reader is likely to come across in Southwestern terrain.
Download and read online Birds of the American Southwest in PDF and EPUB Contains descriptions and illustrations of eighty-six species of birds that live in the American Southwest, with information about habitats, distinctive markings, and characteristic behaviors.
Download and read online Easy Field Guide to Common Desert Insects in PDF and EPUB In clear and concise language and drawings, these booklets describe the common species the reader is likely to come across in Southwestern terrain.
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Download and read online Birds of Arizona Field Guide in PDF and EPUB Make bird watching in Arizona even more enjoyable! With this field guide, bird identification is simple and informative. There's no need to look through dozens of photos of birds that don't live in Arizona. This book features 145 species of Arizona birds, organized by color for ease of use. Do you see a yellow bird and don't know what it is? Go to the yellow section to find out. Fact-filled information, a compare feature, range maps and detailed photographs help to ensure that you positively identify the birds that you see.
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Download and read online Easy Field Guide to Southwestern Snakes in PDF and EPUB A booklet provides descriptions of 29 different varieties of Arizona snakes.