Books tagged: conservation

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Reef Beach
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My late aunt and uncle enriched the lives of countless Australians and instilled in me a greater appreciation of opera, conservation, and religion. They also introduced me to the delights of Reef Beach, a haven for nudists on Sydney Harbour, before it fell victim to a misinformation campaign by some "moralistic" local residents. This is our story, plus some off-the-wall revelations from Japan.
Dazzle Eagles
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 86,770. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Sea eagles, Lovedot and Fresh, struggle to breed chicks on the Long Lake where their species was hunted out a hundred years ago. They are attacked by crows, gulls, swallows, swifts and Black-Nest - an investment banker. She owns a water plane and shoots any bird that interferes with her scheme to develop the lake into a commercial runway.
Ping the Rescue of Eden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Ping returns in this third adventure with a traveler's tale that is both timely and necessary. Ping is troubled by disturbing indications of growing imbalances in Eden Pond that compel him to embark on his greatest journey yet: to help guide a stricken world back to the path of harmony. Ping and the Rescue of Eden is sure to stir the reader to think about the world and their place in it.
Donkey's Dreams & Other Animal Tales
Price: Free! Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
If animals and birds could speak to us, can you imagine what they would say? Would they say we are beastly and inhuman? Would they plead for mercy? Or would they praise our unique capabilities? Read this book to find out what some exotic and fast disappearing animals have to say about Man.
Unrestorable Habitat: Microsoft Is My Neighbor Now
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,030. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Unrestorable Habitat: Microsoft Is My Neighbor Now recounts how that valley was transformed over the course of Hudson's lifetime, roughly the sixty-five years from 1937 to 2003.
I Know About Environmental Science
Series: I Know About.... Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
I Know About Environmental Science is designed to introduce someone, briefly, to the growing field of environmental science. It allows a person to research and do experiments in the fields of environmental science to develop an understanding of the field and all it has to offer. It helps to nurture an understanding of the need to take care of and protect our natural resources. At the end of the da
Soliloquy: One Sociopath's Opinion
Price: Free! Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political
In a world full of homicidal sociopaths, it takes an anti-social desert hermit to explain how to live a decent life. These are my opinions: they damn well ought to be yours! These political essays were written during the Bush2 Regime and they do not reflect my opinions regarding the Obama Administration.
Birds of Western Wolli Creek: A case study in local extinction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,490. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This is a study of the birds found in the western part of the Wolli Creek Valley, about 8km from Sydney's CDB. It also serves as a case study of the increasing localised extinction of native birds in Sydney. This development, which has received little media attention, mirrors broader loss of native birds across south-eastern Australia.
Anecdotes from the Wild
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,610. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The theme of the conservation stories in this collection is that of small creatures whose environment is challenged by change; usually as the result of modifications to their traditional habitats, both incremental and sudden. As a result, the animals are usually forced to change their lives. The stories appeal to young readers and adults alike, and promote empathy for preserving original habitats.
Finding Harmony: Cypress Corners Book 1
Series: Cypress Corners, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,960. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Sweet and sexy Contemporary Romance set in Central Florida. A country girl committed to nature. A city guy with his eye on the bottom line. A battle of wills…a battle for balance And a love that can tip the scales