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National Audubon Society

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Works: 1,472 works in 2,739 publications in 1 language and 158,209 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Periodicals  Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  History  Catalogs  Maps  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Juvenile works  Pictorial works 
Roles: Editor, Funder
Classifications: QL681, 596.0973
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Audubon ( )
in English and held by 3,989 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 )
34 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 3,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An identification guide to trees of eastern North America, with 993 color photographs, four identification keys, and detailed descriptive information
National Audubon Society field guide to African wildlife by Peter Alden ( Book )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 3,064 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 rocks and minerals by Charles Wesley Chesterman ( Book )
16 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 2,950 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 wildflowers, eastern region by Richard Spellenberg ( Book )
29 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 2,894 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 reptiles and amphibians by John L Behler ( Book )
24 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 2,791 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 1996 in English and held by 2,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nearly 6000 alphabetical entries and cross-references provide information on the life histories of 847 birds
A field guide to eastern forests, North America by John C Kricher ( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 2,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides an introduction to patterns of forest ecology, looks at each of the major forest types of eastern North America, examines changes that occur as abandoned fields turn into forests, features background on the process of adaptation and natural selection, and describes forest changes in each of the four seasons
The Sibley guide to bird life & behavior by David Sibley ( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 2,095 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 of full-color illustrations with authoritative text by 48 expert birders and biologist, This new guide shows how birds live and what they do. Introductory essays outlive the principles if avian evolution, life cycle, body structure, flight dynamics, and more. This is an indispensable source of information on the avian life around us
The Audubon Society field guide to North American birds by John L Bull ( Book )
11 editions published between 1977 and 1994 in English and held by 2,042 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 fossils by Ida Thompson ( Book )
14 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 2,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Today we know that fossils are a record of life. Study the fossils of North America
A field guide to rocks and minerals by Frederick H Pough ( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and held by 2,013 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
The Audubon Society field guide to North American butterflies by Robert Michael Pyle ( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 1,957 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 )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,908 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
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 1,870 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 )
12 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 1,817 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 )
18 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 1,791 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 1,728 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 freshwater fishes : North America north of Mexico by Lawrence M Page ( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 1,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The first comprehensive field guide to freshwater fishes - covers all 790 species known in the United States and Canada. More than 700 illustrations, most in color, show identifying marks. Also includes 377 distribution maps and additional drawings of key details."--P. [4] of cover
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 )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 1,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On t.p.: A completey new guide to field marks of all species found in North America west of the 100th meridian and north of Mexico
 
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Alternative Names

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

Audubon.
Audubon Societies.
Audubon society
Audubon society Etats-Unis
NAS
National Association of Audubon Societies for the Protection of Wild Birds and Animals
National Committee of the Audubon Societies of America
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English (313)
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