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National Audubon Society

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Works: 1,519 works in 2,882 publications in 1 language and 155,882 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Periodicals  Juvenile works  Reference works  Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  History  Catalogs  Maps  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Editor, Other, Funder, Publisher
Classifications: QL681,
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Most widely held works about National Audubon Society
 
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Audubon( )

in English and held by 3,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each vol. contains Annual report of the National Audubon Society for the corresponding year
The Audubon Society field guide to North American trees by Elbert L Little( Book )

33 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 3,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains 993 identification pictures showing details on all native trees and cultivated species in their natural habitat
National Audubon Society field guide to African wildlife by Peter Alden( Book )

26 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 2,989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most comprehensive field guide to the wildlife of Africa, a continent unparalleled in its ecological richness. All 577 stunning photographs are in full color, featuring 50 habitats, 200 mammals, 300 birds, and many reptiles and insects. The text covers 850 species, with 470 species range maps. A separate section provides in-depth descriptions and detailed maps for 58 countries and island groups. This field guide will long outlive its use on safari to serve as a definitive resource on African wildlife. The National Audubon Society field guides are the first to be organized with a visual key. Taxonomically arranged photographs, keyed with helpful thumb-tab silhouettes, make identification quick and easy. The first and only field guide to offer comprehensive coverage of the African continent, this guide sends the reader on a virtual safari. All the birds, mammals, reptiles, and insects are brought to life, and the parks and reserves for which the continent is famous are described in thorough detail. This guide is packed with 577 stunning color photographs of African habitats and animals, and provides a wealth of information on more than 850 species compiled by veteran safari leaders and experts in African wildlife
The Audubon Society field guide to North American wildflowers, eastern region by Richard Spellenberg( Book )

29 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 2,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and 700 color photographs provide detailed identification information on more than 600 species of wildflowers, with notes on more than 400 others
The Audubon Society field guide to North American rocks and minerals by Charles Wesley Chesterman( Book )

15 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 2,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These are fully illustrated with color photographs, comprehensive field guides including extensive descriptions covering appearance, habitat, range and much more! A key by color arrangement plus color illustrations of each rock and mineral are two features of this basic guide. Perfect for mountain climbers and hikers, this valuable reference covers more rocks and minerals in North America than any other available guide. 794 full-color photographs depict all the important rocks, gems, and minerals, in many variations of color and crystal form, and the natural environments in which they occur; written descriptions provide information on field marks, similar rocks and minerals, environment, areas of occurrence, and derivation of names. Includes a guide to mineral collecting and a list of rock-forming minerals
The Audubon Society field guide to North American reptiles and amphibians by John L Behler( Book )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 2,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides identification information and color photographs of 657 reptiles and amphibians of North America
The Audubon Society encyclopedia of North American birds by John K Terres( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 2,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nearly 6000 alphabetical entries and cross-references provide information on the life histories of 847 birds
National Audubon Society first field guide by Christina Wilsdon( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 2,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visual guide to the natural science of insects which includes information on the ten most common orders, pollination, and life-cycles; also works as a field guide
The Sibley guide to bird life & behavior by David Sibley( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 2,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed to enhance the birding experience and to enrich the popular study of North American birds, the book combines more than 795 full-color illustrations with authoritative text by 48 expert birders and biologists. Introductory essays outline the principles of avian evolution, life cycle, body structure, and flight dynamics. The 80 family-by-family chapters describe the range of behavior dictated by birds' biology and environment. Among the subjects covered and illustrated are: molts and plumages, habitats, food and foraging, vocalizations and displays, courtship and breeding, rearing of young, migration and movements, scientific groupings, accidental species, introduced species, anatomy, nests and eggs, flight patterns, and conservation
The Audubon Society field guide to North American fossils by Ida Thompson( Book )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 1,995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today we know that fossils are a record of life. Study the fossils of North America
The Audubon Society field guide to North American birds by John L Bull( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 1994 in English and held by 1,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple and enjoyable book to aid in the identification of eastern species of birds
The Audubon Society field guide to North American butterflies by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 1,931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the habitat, behavior, range, and developmental stages of native butterflies, native skippers, and migrating tropical butterflies
Guide to marine mammals of the world by National Audubon Society( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers 120 species of whales, dolphins, porpoises, seals, and sea lions. Information about each species covers every aspect of the animal's anatomy, life cycle, and behavior. The guide delineates evolution, worldwide population, migratory routes, and habitats, and describes feeding habits, vocalizations, social organization, surface behavior, and threats to and chances for survival. The text for each animal is accompanied by up to three richly detailed full-color paintings by marine artist Pieter Folkens, full-color photographs illustrating typical behavior, and a map indicating the species' range and migration. Additional maps give water temperatures, ocean currents, and ocean floor geography. "Watching" guidelines include identification techniques, where and when to go, and how to deal with a stranded animal
A field guide to western birds : a completely new guide to field marks of all species found in North America west of the 100th meridian and north of Mexico by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

11 editions published between 1961 and 1998 in English and held by 1,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A field guide to the birds of western North America -- sponsored by the National Audubon Society, the National Wildlife Federation, and the Roger Tory Peterson Institute
The Audubon Society field guide to North American mammals by John O Whitaker( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 1,817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes mammals of North America in taxonomic order, includes scientific names, describes characteristics, breeding habits, habitat and geographic range. Includes photographs
The Audubon Society field guide to North American seashells by Harald Alfred Rehder( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 1,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identifies 671 common seashells found on the Atlantic and Pacific coasts of the United States and Canada
National Audubon Society field guide to North American mushrooms by Gary Lincoff( Book )

16 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 1,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 750 color photographs show mushrooms as they appear in their natural habitats and are arranged by species, shape and color
National Audubon Society field guide to North American mammals by John O Whitaker( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 1,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes mammals of North America in taxonomic order, includes scientific names, describes characteristics, breeding habits, habitat and geographic range
A field guide to eastern forests, North America by John C Kricher( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes forest communities east of the Rockies with illustrations of plants and animals that interact together
A field guide to rocks and minerals by Frederick H Pough( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to start and organize a rock collection; provides detailed descriptions of hundreds of minerals with information on geographic distribution, physical properties, chemical composition, and crystalline structures; and includes 385 color photographs
 
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The Audubon Society field guide to North American trees
Alternative Names

controlled identityNational Association of Audubon Societies for the Protection of Wild Birds and Animals

Audubon.

Audubon Societies.

Audubon society

Audubon society Etats-Unis

Cumann Náisiúnta Audubon

Lembaga Nasional Audubon

NAS

National Association of Audubon Societies for the Protection of Wild Birds and Animals

National Association of Audubon Societies for the Protection of Wild Birds and Animals (004)

National Committee of the Audubon Societies of America

Société nationale Audubon

Национальное Одюбоновское общество

جمعية أودوبون الوطنية

奥杜邦学会

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English (325)

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National Audubon Society field guide to African wildlifeThe Audubon Society field guide to North American wildflowers, eastern regionThe Audubon Society field guide to North American rocks and mineralsThe Audubon Society field guide to North American reptiles and amphibiansThe Audubon Society encyclopedia of North American birdsNational Audubon Society first field guideThe Sibley guide to bird life & behaviorThe Audubon Society field guide to North American fossils