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Wildland Fire and Aviation Program Management Operations Guide - Wildfire Prevention, Firefighting Equipment, Smokejumpers, Prescribed Burns, Suppression Chemicals, Delivery Systems
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,000. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Known as the Blue Book, this guide is a program reference that documents policy for management and operations of the Wildland Fire and Aviation Management Program for the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA).
Going for Broke
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,660. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
(5.00 from 1 review)
Think birders are all old ladies with sensible shoes and in tweed? Think again. Birding is a competitive sport with no holds barred. In 1984 I ended up chasing a 300 bird year in the UK, this is the story of that chase and more besides. Fast cars, girls, hallucinations and very unsuitable footwear all feature in the tale and there are birds too.
El Ávila -Un Museo Viviente Segunda Parte
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Series: El Ávila -Un Museo Viviente, Excursión Botánica. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: Spanish. Published: March 3, 2014 by The Little French eBooks. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany
En este trabajo, el Profesor Bruno Manara nos hará un recorrido por el Ávila para hablarnos de su historia, mostrarnos unos sitios de interés y la variada flora de los distintos ambientes de nuestro Parque Nacional capitalino. De paso, nos enseñará varios animales que viven en el Parque. En esta primera parte: Excursión Botánica.
Alaska Predators: Their Ecology and Conservation
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,020. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
The beauty of this book, Alaska Predators, Their Ecology and Conservation, is that the information will be useful to the non-scientist and scientist alike. This is truly a book that will be used in the university classroom and also will be appropriate on the coffee table in any home.
The Saga of Peabody and Other True Life Adventures
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Price: Free! Words: 27,080. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
(5.00 from 1 review)
A wild raven learns to trust the author and her husband. A bat flies in to gently take moths from a child's fingers. A mother warbler perches on the author's thumb to feed its babies held in the palm of her hand. A foundling baby pack rat grows up with the family and is gradually returned to his natural home in the woods. These are just a few of the tales found within these pages.
Connections To The Earth
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Price: Free! Words: 20,010. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Are we disconnecting from the Earth? Ross Lamond thinks so and suggests we are ‘disconnecting’ through technology, mechanisation and drift to the cities. They are taking us down pathways into unknowns.
Interstices, Outdoors, Out West, Out of the Ordinary & Memorable Desert and Mountain Moments
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,320. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
This collection of essays weaves a tapestry of unique experiences and creative philosophy. The title, Interstices, denotes the book's prominent philosophical thread. Discussion of those "places between" occurs frequently throughout the book. The subject matter of the essays is predominately outdoors, and wildly diverse in nature.
Holistic Universe
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You set the price! Words: 101,640. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Holistic Universe is primarily concerned with a naturalistic vision of things that encompasses philosophy, science, government, social systems and religion. It connects all the dots to form a consistent synergistic universal holism that is genuinely revolutionary.
A Season on the Allegheny
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,140. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
(5.00 from 1 review)
"A Season on the Allegheny" is a rollicking account of a year spent hunting on the Allegheny National Forest. Author Robert Hilliard tracks down more than deer, turkey, and grouse - he captures the history, culture, and conservation ethic that helps the Allegheny inspire passion in so many people.
Kigezi Mountain Mosaic
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 256,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Kigezi Mountain Mosaic (256,000 words & 140 photos) explores the land, wildlife, culture, history and religion of Kigezi colonial district (Kabale, Kisoro, Kanungu & Rukungiri) in south-west Uganda from earliest times to the present. It includes descriptions of national parks, wildlife (Mountain Gorilla), and people with biographies, contemporary descriptions and an extensive bibliography.
Learning From Bees: a philosophy of natural beekeeping
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,730. Language: British English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A collection of short essays on bees and beekeeping by the author of The Barefoot Beekeeper.
Sagebrush Heart: Sagebrush Landscape of Elko County, Nevada
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,590. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
In Elko County, sagebrush is always within view if merely in one’s peripheral vision. The sagebrush landscape is a beautiful but harsh landscape, a land little known and less understood. It is also a landscape in trouble. Over 500,000 acres of ground burned in 2007 and one million acres in 2006. Nevada has seen six bad fire seasons since 1999, burning an average of one million acres each year.
Our True Nature
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,730. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
“Audrey opens up the country to us in a whole new way. She weaves the beauty, history and culture she has found in our national parks into a spellbinding story that makes me want to get out there even more.” — Rue Mapp, founder, Outdoor Afro, California
There's A Bear In The Basement
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,360. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012 by Trestle Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Set in contemporary America’s colorful Pennsylvania Dutch country, the Balliets’ is a timeless world seemingly untouched by modern life. Filled with lush scenery, vividly-drawn Dutch folk and, of course, the strange and tender animals of a local zoo and numerous farms, Balliet dramatically recounts medical emergencies and narrowly averted disasters.
With A Dying Breath
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,750. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by Writers AMuse Me. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Learn about some amazing animals, and how to help them, before it is too late. All the animals in this book are endangered, many are critically endangered, and one has already been declared extinct. Learn why this is happening and why you should care.
The Spirits of Birds, Bears, Butterflies and All Those Other Wild Creatures
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 57,960. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
This is fourteen true to life nature tales emphasizing animal and bird interactions and communications with humans. The tales are introduced with a short poem about Chickadees and finalized with a poetic tour through the Costa Rican jungle. The book relates how the author became fascinated with animals and birds through family influences and experiences.
Maria's Duck Tales: Wildlife Stories From My Garden
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,000. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Award Winning Nature Stories from a National Wildlife Federation Certified Backyard Wildlife Habitat! 5-Star Reviews! "... endearing ... compelling ... charming ..." Kirkus Reviews "... strong pick for wildlife-themed memoir collections, recommended." Midwest Book Review
Wick and the Cricket
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,290. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
An enchanting tale and discussion of cosmology, especially concerning our freedom to act. Wick began this inspiring tale on ToeQuest, the likes of which may never be seen again, for it was the rarest of happenings unplanned. Crick, Kit, Carmel, and LabelWench soon joined in. It takes place “somewhere/sometime”, in the English countryside. It begins as Wick frees a cricket from his bamboo cage.
Beeplants and Whiptails: Stories From Nature, The Plants and Animals of Zion National Park
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,880. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
Beeplants and Whiptails delves beneath the surface beauty of Zion National Park to describe natural communities of birds, plants, reptiles, and mammals. It is a book for people who love this red rock country and enjoy a good story.
Hidden Nature: Discover the Plants, Animals and Natural History of Arches National Park and Canyonlands National Park
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,930. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
This Book Offers: -- sketches of plants, animals and geological processes. -- descriptions of popular hikes and favorite park locations. -- well-written stories using carefully researched scientific backgrounds. -- descriptions of relationships between plants, animals and this unique landscape