A Field Guide to Cape Cod

For nature-loving local residents and visitors alike, this essential book will be a treasured resource.

A Field Guide to Cape Cod

A richly illustrated full-color guide to the unique plants, wildlife, and environments of Cape Cod and the other nearby "Outer Lands" that face the Atlantic Ocean This essential guidebook presents the most abundantly illustrated and fascinating account of the natural history of Cape Cod, its nearby islands, Block Island, the western coast of Rhode Island, and southeastern Long Island ever published. Exploring the ecology and most common plants and animals of the various regional environments--beaches, dunes, salt marshes, heathlands, and coastal forests--the book also encompasses marine mammals, sea turtles, and fish offshore. For nature-loving local residents and visitors alike, this essential book will be a treasured resource.

Best Easy Bird Guide Cape Cod

Best Easy Bird Guide Cape Cod opens the world of birding to the novice and expert in this complete guide to getting the most out of birding in Cape Cod.

Best Easy Bird Guide Cape Cod

Birdwatching is for everyone. No other outdoor pursuit yields so much knowledge of nature’s ways with so little effort—if one knows what to look for. Best Easy Bird Guide Cape Cod opens the world of birding to the novice and expert in this complete guide to getting the most out of birding in Cape Cod. Best Easy Bird Guide Cape Cod includes sections on birding technology, equipment, identification techniques, birding “by ear,” where to view birds, field guides, optics, and other essentials to get birders of all skill levels into the field to identify birds throughout Cape Cod. Especially valuable are descriptions of habitat, feeding, nesting, and migration—informing the reader not only about what kind of bird is on the other end of the binoculars, but what it is up to as well. Includes: GPS coordinates for each species of the top three to five locations where you’re likely to see the bird and what time of year is best for this Full-color photos

A Field Guide to the Mid Atlantic Coast

This guide will enable users to walk into a salt marsh or onto a beach and identify much of what they see.

A Field Guide to the Mid Atlantic Coast

A beautifully illustrated field guide to the Mid-Atlantic region, from the Jersey Shore to Cape Hatteras The Outer Banks of North Carolina and the beaches of the Mid-Atlantic Coast are among the most popular tourist destinations in the United States. This book is a richly illustrated field guide that surveys the geology, environmental history, natural history, and human history of a region that spans the eastern seaboard from Sandy Hook in New Jersey south to Cape Hatteras on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. It is organized around environments, not particular locations. Included are the geology of beaches and barrier islands, the environmental history of the region, as well as detailed looks at the natural history of beaches, dunes, maritime forests, coastal marshes, and estuaries. Also covered are issues involving human activity and climate change, which have become dominant forces shaping geophysical and biological environments. This guide will enable users to walk into a salt marsh or onto a beach and identify much of what they see.

Atlantic Seashore

This guide includes information on how to locate each species by geographic range, tidal range, tidal level, season, topography, and climate.

Atlantic Seashore

Explore the shore with this beautifully illustrated nature guide! Using the renowned Peterson Identification System, this easy-to-use guide, sponsored by the National Audubon Society, the National Wildlife Federation, and the Roger Tory Peterson Institute, is the perfect companion for exploring the seashore. More than one thousand illustrations, arranged according to visual similarities, show plant and animal species of the Atlantic Coast from the Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras. This guide includes information on how to locate each species by geographic range, tidal range, tidal level, season, topography, and climate.

A Field Guide to Shells

Large colonies are dredged south of Cape Cod and taken to the Cape to be cleaned , diced , and quick - frozen for shipment ARCTIC HARD - SHELLED CLAMS : Family Arcticidae 39 Arctic Hard-shelled Clams: Arcticidae.

A Field Guide to Shells

Describes and depicts eight hundred species of shells

The Late Quaternary Construction of Cape Cod Massachusetts A Reconsideration of the W M Davis Model

Leatherman, S. P., 1979a, Stop 11—Truro Cape Cod Bay, in Leatherman, S. P., ed., Environmental Geologic Guide to the National Seashore, Field Guide Book for the Eastern Section of the Society of Economic Paleontologists and ...

The Late Quaternary Construction of Cape Cod  Massachusetts  A Reconsideration of the W  M  Davis Model


A Field Guide to Long Island Sound

and Plants of Bays and Inlets from Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. Lippson, A., and R. Lippson. 2009. Life along the Inner Coast: A Naturalist's Guide to the Sounds, Inlets, Rivers, and Intracoastal ...

A Field Guide to Long Island Sound

Cover -- Half-title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Regional map -- Introduction -- Physical coast -- Weather and water -- Human history -- Shallows -- Depths -- Beaches and dunes -- Rocky shores -- Salt marshes -- Coastal forests -- Connecticut locations -- New York locations -- Bibliography -- Illustration Credits -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- V -- W -- Y

A Guide to Field Guides

279 species ; black - and - white and some color photos . Originally published as Texas Shells : A Field Guide in 1981 . 775. Berrick , Stephan . Crabs of Cape Cod . Brewster , MA : Cape Cod Museum of Natural History , 1986. 77p .

A Guide to Field Guides

Focusing on the North American continent, this book, the first of its kind, identifies and describes major field guides in all scientific subject areas (from plants, animals, and insects to astronomy and weather, geology and fossils, and man-made objects). Organized by topic, it offers complete bibliographic information and descriptions of more than 1,300 field guides.

A Field Guide to Sailboats of North America

Cape Cod Cat Length : 17 ft . Hull : FRP Beam : 7 ft . 11 in . Spars : Painted aluminum Draft : 4 ft . 10 in . ( centerboard ) ; Rating : None or 1 ft . 11 in . ( keel ) First built : Not avail . Weight : 2,200 lbs .; No. built : Not ...

A Field Guide to Sailboats of North America

Describes 255 sailboats, provides statistical data, history, and identification features, and analyzes each boat's good and bad qualities

Atlantic Seashore Field Guide

A photographic guide to the common plants and animals that inhabit the intertidal zone--the area covered by water at high tide and exposed during low tide--on the Atlantic coast from Cape Canaveral, Florida, to Cape Breton, Canada.

Atlantic Seashore Field Guide

A photographic guide to the common plants and animals that inhabit the intertidal zone--the area covered by water at high tide and exposed during low tide--on the Atlantic coast from Cape Canaveral, Florida, to Cape Breton, Canada.

Field Guide to Geology of the Cape Cod National Seashore

FIELD GUIDE CAPE COD NATIONAL SEASHORE GEOLOGY John J. Fisher Dept. of Geology , Univ . of Rhode Is . INTRODUCTION : Cape Cod , in addition to its more recent interest for recreational activities by vacationers and summer visitors ...

Field Guide to Geology of the Cape Cod National Seashore


A Field Guide to the Southeast Coast Gulf of Mexico

Range: Cape Cod to Uruguay. Size: To 12ft. (3.7 In). Red List — Near threatened Galeocerdo cuvier Brownish to blue—gray with distinctive dark blotches and barring. Blunt snout. Usually pelagic and solitary.

A Field Guide to the Southeast Coast   Gulf of Mexico

DIVA uniquely comprehensive and beautiful guide to more than 600 species of fauna and flora along the coasts of the southeastern United States and the Gulf of Mexico/div

A Field Guide to Atlantic Coast Fishes

Baffin I. to Cape Hatteras (winter); also in e. Atlantic. Remarks: One of the world's most important commercial fishes. GREENLAND COD Gadus ogac PI. 15 Identification: Very similar to the Atlantic Cod (above), but no dark spots on body; ...

A Field Guide to Atlantic Coast Fishes

The more than 1,000 species descriptions in this guide include information on range and habitat such as depths, bottom types, water temperatures, and salinity. The almost 1,100 illustrations use the Peterson Identification System for quick, accurate field identification.

A Field Guide to Eastern Forests North America

DESCRIPTION This is the predominant forest community on dry sandy soils along the northern Coastal Plain ( Cape Cod and the southern New England coast , south through New Jersey to the Carolinas ) . The pines appear " scrubby " and ...

A Field Guide to Eastern Forests  North America

Identifies birds, mammals, reptiles, insects, trees, and flowers

Best Easy Bird Guide Cape Cod

Best Easy Bird Guide Cape Cod opens the world of birding to the novice and expert in this complete guide to getting the most out of birding in Cape Cod.

Best Easy Bird Guide Cape Cod

Birdwatching is for everyone. No other outdoor pursuit yields so much knowledge of nature’s ways with so little effort—if one knows what to look for. Best Easy Bird Guide Cape Cod opens the world of birding to the novice and expert in this complete guide to getting the most out of birding in Cape Cod. Best Easy Bird Guide Cape Cod includes sections on birding technology, equipment, identification techniques, birding “by ear,” where to view birds, field guides, optics, and other essentials to get birders of all skill levels into the field to identify birds throughout Cape Cod. Especially valuable are descriptions of habitat, feeding, nesting, and migration—informing the reader not only about what kind of bird is on the other end of the binoculars, but what it is up to as well. Includes: GPS coordinates for each species of the top three to five locations where you’re likely to see the bird and what time of year is best for this Full-color photos

A Field Guide to the Atlantic Seashore

MAP OF AREA COVERED BY THIS FIELD GUIDE Approximate scale V* in. (6 mm) = 36.5 mi. (58 km) Boothbay Harbor Casco Bay Isles of Shoals O F Jrf — Cape Ann GULF OF MAINE . Cape Cod /A > _ Nantucket I. Narragansett Bay ::•:$:!; Barnegat Bay ...

A Field Guide to the Atlantic Seashore

Surveys coastal plants and invertebrates

Mushrooms of Cape Cod and the National Seashore

Here is the definitive , comprehensive field guide to the highly varied mycoflora of Cape Cod and the National Seashore . It is written in easy - to - follow , nontechnical language and contains accurate and upto - date descriptions ...

Mushrooms of Cape Cod and the National Seashore

This text is a comprehensive guide to the highly varied mycoflora of Cape Cod. It contains accurate and up-to-date descriptions and over 150 colour illustrations that help the reader identify over 250 indigenous mushroom species.