Concise Seashore Wildlife Guide

Concise Seashore Wildlife Guide
Author : Bloomsbury
Publisher : Bloomsbury Wildlife
Total Pages : 192
Release : 2020-04-28
ISBN 10 : 1472968298
ISBN 13 : 9781472968296
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Concise Seashore Wildlife Guide Book Description:

This mini guide covers almost 180 species that live in the area between land and sea called the intertidal, or littoral, zone. It includes all the most common molluscs, crustaceans, seaweeds, fishes, spiny creatures such as starfishes and sea urchins, mammals and many other species found here, and is invaluable for anyone wanting to find out more about the fascinating shells and other objects they may pick up on our shores. All the species are illustrated with superb full-colour artworks, and a concise written account for each covers size, general description, habitat, ecology, and distribution in Britain and the near Continent. The easy-to-follow layouts and superb artworks aid quick and accurate identification, making this book an indispensable reference in the field as well as at home. It is compact enough to fit in the pocket, yet packed with essential information for the nature enthusiast. To protect it against the elements in the field, the book is wrapped in a durable plastic wallet. Also included is a foldout insert with at-a-glance illustrations showing comparisons between similar-looking species. Sandra Doyle, Bridgette James, Denys Ovenden, Melanie Perkins, Helen Senior and Lyn Wells painted the illustrations.

Concise Seashore Wildlife Guide

Concise Seashore Wildlife Guide
Author : Bloomsbury
Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
Total Pages : 192
Release : 2014-11-06
ISBN 10 : 9781472918413
ISBN 13 : 147291841X
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Concise Seashore Wildlife Guide Book Description:

This mini guide covers almost 180 species that live in the area between land and sea called the intertidal, or littoral, zone. It includes all the most common molluscs, crustaceans, seaweeds, fishes, spiny creatures such as starfishes and sea urchins, mammals and many other species found here, and is invaluable for anyone wanting to find out more about the fascinating shells and other objects they may pick up on our shores. All the species are illustrated with superb full-colour artworks, and a concise written account for each covers size, general description, habitat, ecology, and distribution in Britain and the near Continent. The easy-to-follow layouts and beautiful artworks aid quick and accurate identification, making this guide an indispensable reference in the field as well as at home. Sandra Doyle, Bridgette James, Denys Ovenden, Melanie Perkins, Helen Senior and Lyn Wells painted the illustrations.

Concise Garden Bird Guide

Concise Garden Bird Guide
Author : Bloomsbury
Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
Total Pages : 192
Release : 2014-10-02
ISBN 10 : 9781472915788
ISBN 13 : 147291578X
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Concise Garden Bird Guide Book Description:

This beautifully illustrated mini field guide is first and foremost a garden bird identification guide containing detailed descriptions of the most commonly encountered species, as well as some rarities and birds you may only see flying overhead in gardens. Eighty-eight species, illustrated with more than 400 superb full-colour artworks, are covered. The book also includes general guidelines on food, feeders, nest boxes and other items that can greatly increase the presence of birds in your garden. A concise written account for each species covers data such as size, general description, voice, habitat, food, occurrence in gardens, and distribution in Britain and the near Continent. The easy-to-follow layouts and superb artworks aid quick and accurate identification, making the book an indispensable reference in the field as well as in the home and garden. The illustrators include renowned natural history artists Sandra Doyle, Dan Cole, Szabolcs Kokay, Steven Message, Bridgette James and David Sutton.

Close up and Macro Photography

Close up and Macro Photography
Author : Robert Thompson
Publisher : Taylor & Francis
Total Pages : 308
Release : 2017-09-18
ISBN 10 : 9781317218050
ISBN 13 : 1317218051
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Close up and Macro Photography Book Description:

Focusing on fieldcraft techniques for macro and close-up photography, Thompson covers the vital but often overlooked skills necessary to achieve consistent professional results in the field. Case studies covering a broad and often challenging group of subjects from the seashore to your back garden form the core of the lavishly illustrated book. Biology, life history, subject behaviour and ethics along with best practice approaches are discussed in detail and underpinned with photographic tips. The book is divided into four sections—Digital Fundamentals, Fieldcraft & Methodology, Portfolio Case Studies, Digital Workflow & Presentation—covering the full photographic process from capture through to editing, captioning, development and storage are discussed. Moving beyond the surface-level approach to macro instruction, this book provides readers with techniques that work in the field. Illustrated with over 250 of the author's own inspiring images, this publication is a must for photographers, naturalists and anyone interested in improving their macro skills in the field.

Concise Pond Wildlife Guide

Concise Pond Wildlife Guide
Author : Bloomsbury
Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
Total Pages : 192
Release : 2015-05-21
ISBN 10 : 9781472922397
ISBN 13 : 1472922395
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Concise Pond Wildlife Guide Book Description:

This beautifully illustrated mini field guide is packed with information on more than 190 species of animal and plant that inhabit still-water bodies such as ponds, pools and small lakes in northern Europe. A vast number of species occurs in these habitats, so the book is selective, but it pictures and describes a good range of fauna and flora that are likely to be found and identified. Among the fascinating animals featured are freshwater sponges, hydras, water bears, worms, leeches, water snails, dragonflies and damselflies, frogs and toads, bats, fish, birds, and iconic mammals such as the Water Vole and European Otter. All the species are illustrated with superb full-colour artworks, and a concise written account for each covers data such as size, general description, habitat, ecology, and distribution in Britain and the near Continent. The easy-to-follow layouts and superb artworks aid quick and accurate identification, making the book an indispensable reference in the field as well as in the home and garden. It is wrapped in a durable plastic wallet to protect it against the elements in the field.

Green Guide to Seashore Life Of Britain And Europe

Green Guide to Seashore Life Of Britain And Europe
Author : Bob Gibbons
Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
Total Pages : 112
Release : 2016-09-08
ISBN 10 : 9781472927187
ISBN 13 : 1472927184
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Green Guide to Seashore Life Of Britain And Europe Book Description:

Bloomsbury Green Guides are portable handbooks to the most commonly found species in Britain and Europe. Our coastlines are home to a wide range of animals and plants, some that are iconic sights on beaches and others that we only see when we look more closely. The Green Guide to Seashore Life makes identifying them easy for beginners and amateur naturalists alike. Concise descriptions include information on appearance, habitat and distribution and similar species. Beautiful colour illustrations of all 150 species are included. A detailed introduction includes colour photographs and information on types of seashore habitat, shore zonation and groups of seashore plants and animals.

Seashore

Seashore
Author : Chris Gibson
Publisher : Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Total Pages : 224
Release : 2008-11-01
ISBN 10 : 9781405326292
ISBN 13 : 1405326298
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Seashore Book Description:

Discover over 320 species of animals and plants found on the seashores and coastal regions of Europe From the Mediterranean's rocky coasts to the North Sea's salt marshes, spot common animal and plant species with this pocket-sized guide. In-situ photographs and no nonsense notes will help you identify them in the field quickly and accurately. Maps show you what animals and plants to find where and species are categorised so you can plan your spotting and make the most of your surroundings, whether you are on a holiday browse or serious quest. An ideal guide for all the family.

Assateague Island National Seashore Maryland and Virginia

Assateague Island National Seashore  Maryland and Virginia
Author : United States. National Park Service
Publisher : National Park Service Division of Publications
Total Pages : 175
Release : 1980
ISBN 10 : PURD:32754061587691
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Assateague Island National Seashore Maryland and Virginia Book Description:

RSPB Handbook of the Seashore

RSPB Handbook of the Seashore
Author : Maya Plass
Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
Total Pages : 240
Release : 2016-04-21
ISBN 10 : 9781472932518
ISBN 13 : 147293251X
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

RSPB Handbook of the Seashore Book Description:

How often have you visited the seashore and wished you knew more about the diverse and alien wildlife found on the UK's coastline? There are incredible stories to discover about our coastal species so if the tantalising glimpses you've caught of this semi-aquatic environment between the tides has left you curious to learn more the RSPB Handbook of the Seashore is for you. It will help you to easily identify and learn about the life cycles and anatomy of the species you discover, and features useful sections on the tidal cycle, how to read tide tables, where to look, conservation and climate change concerns, and who to call should you come across something unexpected on your next beach visit. Featuring over 200 species accounts - each with a photo, full description, and details of distribution and zonation - this brand new guide is written throughout in engaging text suitable for families, students and anyone who loves to visit the seashore.

Handbook

Handbook
Author :
Publisher :
Total Pages :
Release : 1979
ISBN 10 : UOM:39015005355584
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook Book Description: