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Naturally Get Rid of Flies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
House flies are not the neatest of insects. They visit such places as dumps, sewers, and garbage heaps. They feed on fecal matter, discharges from wounds and sores. They deposit feces constantly, which is one of the factors that makes the insect a dangerous carrier of pathogens. If you’ve got fed up with these irritating buzzing flies all over your house, it's time to get rid of them.
Naturally Get Rid of Ants
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Persistence is the key when trying natural ant control remedies. If one of these methods doesn’t work for you, then try another. You may need to repeat it a few times. There are several natural substances that ants dislike. Do you really want to put poison around your home? I didn’t think so. The good news is that making your own ant traps is easy.
Reflections - Do you see what you think you see?
Price: Free! Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist, Essay » Author profile
Reflections is a collection of photographs and writings by the author from his journeys in the northeast and northwest over several decades of his life. The author's visual and informational elements address artistic aspects, poetic inspirations and occasionally the characteristics of reflective light itself.
Wonders with Winter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 930. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Wonders with Winter demonstrates the numerous opportunities awaiting the photographer during the season when most photographers put the gear away and await springtime. But in reality the dead season is alive with frosty photo fodder: snowscapes, snowflakes, ice forms over streams, ice coatings from freezing rain and icicles on houses.
Guide of Amphibians and Reptiles of São Tomé and Príncipe
Price: Free! Words: 30,450. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ichthyology & Herpetology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
The herpetofauna of São Tomé and Príncipe includes 27 species of reptiles, 16 are currently considered to be endemic and eight species of endemic amphibians of five families, seven frogs and one caecilian. These islands are a breeding place for five of the seven known species of marine turtles in the world, have one of the 11 populations with maximum risk of extincion worldwide.
Notes from a Small Valley A Natural History of Wolli Creek II Vivid and Beautiful
Price: Free! Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
This is the second part of my natural history of the Wolli Creek Valley in Sydney, Australia. Part I, Prehistory, gave an overview of the Valley’s geology and local fossil and archaeological record. This part describes how the Valley may have appeared in the early 1790s, shortly after the First Fleet brought the Europeans to Sydney in 1788 but before they settled along Wolli Creek from 1804.
Wildflower Stew 5
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
One of the joys of living in my beloved Arizona is my ability to visit our neighboring state of New Mexico pretty much any time I want. The beauty and diversity of The Land of Enchantment is well represented – perhaps best represented – by the variety of wild flowers found throughout the state.
Allá lejos y hace tiempo
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 99,590. Language: Spanish. Published: December 12, 2016 by Libros Selectos. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Este es un bellísimo libro de memorias en que el autor evoca los años de su infancia en Argentina. Aquí Hudson cuenta sus paseos por las pampas, la vida de los gauchos, los pintorescos personajes con que se cruzó, su amor por su madre y la enfermedad que acabó inesperadamente con el paraíso perdido de la infancia. Conrad, Ford, Lawrence, Chatwin y Theroux fueron sus sus lectores más fervientes.
Cedar Waxwing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Cedar waxwings are a regal bird with excellent manners. Unlike many other birds it shares food with its companions and keeps its feathers neat and sleek. It has sometimes been mistaken for a molting robin, especially when an observer compares the similarity of the calls of the respective birds. A robin is a larger bird, however, as cedar waxwings are not much larger than sparrows.
Cape Sable Island - A Birding Site Guide
Price: Free! Words: 22,510. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Are you a birder who has always wanted to visit Cape Sable Island, Nova Scotia? This guide helps you fulfill that ambition.
My Friends The Crows
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
"My friends the crows" is a short collection of vivid observations on the life and habits of crows by a farmer who befriended them by chance during his daily activities and became fascinated by their behaviours.
Finding Home: An American's Journey of Life and Love in the West Indies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
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At the age of nineteen, biology student Chuck McAllister left behind his comfortable but uninspiring suburban life to seek adventure, clarity, and some kind of meaningful existence on the Caribbean island of Trinidad. There he met Suvali—clever, bright-eyed, and raven-haired—and his life changed forever. This is the story of McAllister’s eleven years of living, loving, and a little bit of science,
Art Inspired by Science: Imaging the Natural World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015 by AAASPD. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
A monograph on the science-based art exhibit presented on the campus of Southern Oregon University as a cooperative project between the Schneider Museum of Art and the 91st Annual Meeting of the Pacific Division of the American Association for the Advancement of Science June 12 – September 6, 2010.
Deadly Encounters With Coral Snakes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
My e-book describes how and when people were bitten by coral snakes, and also the aftermath and treatment of these bites. I have researched my book primarily from vintage newspapers and clippings from the 20th century. Coral snake venom has been adapted by veterinarians for the treatment of illnesses for which narcotics have proven ineffective. These include epilepsy & cancer patients.
Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs: Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous Periods
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,710. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs will spark the curiosity of young readers, taking them to a time where Tyrannosaurus rex ruled the land, pterodactyls flew in the skies, and packs of velociraptors prowled the jungles. Filled with up-to-date discoveries about prehistoric life, this tome includes comprehensive material about geography, history, and other scientific information from prehistoric times.
Détective en Herbes
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 1,620. Language: French. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Flowers & Plants, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
La botanique par le jeu.Ce livre est une aventure parmi les fleurs. 5 étapes où se mêlent "Vrai / Faux", "Memory", "Déduction", "Observation" et "Enigmes". Les joueurs découvrent et jouent avec la botanique.Les sorties nature prennent une autre saveur.
Twenty-Eight Tiny Paws
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
We found seven orphaned fox pups in our backyard, back in 2005, and I want to share my memories of them with people who love and respect animals. Watching these magnificent wild animals as they grew, played, learned and fought for leadership, was a wonderful experience. They demonstrated their wild instincts as well as their love and compassion for one another. They will always be in our memories
Indigo Bunting
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Indigo buntings are common songbirds that range from the southeastern United States, to New York, the Great Plains, New Mexico, Arizona, and the southern portions of Canadian provinces. I'm intrigued that a male indigo is oblivious to the hottest weather on summer days. One source I have used tells us that even in this heat a male indigo sings 6 songs per minute and as many as 4,320 songs per day.
Cuba - Two Trips
Price: Free! Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Birding in Cuba. A guides based on two package vacation trips to different parts of Cuba.
Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands: A Wildlife Guide
Price: Free! Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
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This guide will help you identify birds in the Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands. Each entry contains a photograph of the bird and information about its habits and identification.