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a guidebook describing natural objects of some type that might be encountered in the field

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The new app gives birders and nature lovers access to the illustrations and writings of legendary birder and naturalist Roger Tory Peterson, in addition to content from multiple books in the Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Peterson Field Guides series.
High-quality plates are an important feature in any field guide, and the present volume meets that criterion nicely.
Especially exciting for birders is the fact that the app contains information from so many Peterson Field Guides.
Birds are illustrated in many poses, showing active behaviors rather than a series of flat profile views as seen in so many field guides.
A Field Guide to the Natural Communities of Michigan
The author previously has written several insect books, including "National Wildlife Federation Field Guide to Insects and Spiders & Related Species of North America" and "Field Guide to Beetles of California".
I don't include any photographic field guides in my list.
8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NatureShare, an innovative social platform for the outdoor vertical and the market leader for nature and outdoor lifestyle mobile applications, today announced the release of a major update to its award-winning app Audubon Birds - A Field Guide to North American Birds available now on the App Store for iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and iPad mini.
Moving Field Guides look at how the arts can offer creative tools for knowing a place, not just using a place," Meador said.
Green Mountain Digital, a US-based digital media publisher, has launched three new field guides in their Audubon Guide Series.
I asked in confusion as I looked at the array of field guides to the birds of Borneo.
In this update of the 2003 and 1999 field guides complementing the Wilderness Medicine textbook, Auerbach (Stanford U.
Books called field guides help answer questions like that.
The present article describes the Holland interest codes of male and female student and working field guides.
The latest addition to the family of Fandex Family Field Guides, ``Africa,'' is a comprehensive (or brief, depending on how you look at it) guide to the history, people and places of the often little understood continent (Workman; $9.