The Nature of Oaks , Douglas W. Tallamy


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Lifestyle & Home,Gardening,Ecology > Shooting Games | Published on 21/Dec/2020 22:30

2021-03-30T07:00:00Z
With Bringing Nature Home, Doug Tallamy changed the conversation about gardening in America. His second book, the New York Times bestseller Nature's Best Hope, urged homeowners to take conservation into their own hands. Now, he is turning his advocacy to one of the most important species of the plant kingdom--the mighty oak tree.
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Ecology: A Very Short Introduction , Jaboury Ghazoul


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Earth Sciences,Biology,Ecology > Shooting Games | Published on 21/Dec/2020 22:19

2020-08-27T07:00:00Z
Ecology is the science of how organisms interact with each other and with their environment to form communities and ecosystems. This book explains the principles of ecological thinking, how ecology affects our everyday lives, and how it guides environmental policy, especially in the light of current and future environmental challenges.



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More Than Honey , Markus Imhoof & Claus-Peter Lieckfeld


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Business & Personal Finance,Industries & Professions > Shooting Games | Published on 21/Dec/2020 17:29

2015-09-26T07:00:00Z
The acclaimed director shares a gorgeously photographed and "wonderfully thorough immersion in the world of bees and beekeeping" (Rowan Jacobsen, author of Fruitless Fall).

The saying goes that without bees, humankind would only survive for four more years; these crucial pollinators are, indeed, worth more than honey. In his award-winning d...[Read More]



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Large Carnivore Conservation , Susan G. Clark, Murray B. Rutherford, David J. Mattson, Rebecca Watters, Avery C. Anderson, Douglas Clark, Linaya Workman, D. Scott Slocombe, William M. Pym, Micheal L. Gibeau, Seth M. Wilson, Gregory A. Neudecker, James J. Jonkel, J. Daniel Oppenheimer, Lauren Richie, David N. Cherney & Christina Milloy


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Ecology > Shooting Games | Published on 21/Dec/2020 09:35

2014-05-27T07:00:00Z
Strategies for protecting wolves, mountain lions, and more--by taking the human species into account as well: "Very valuable."--Journal of Wildlife Management
 
Drawing on six case studies of wolf, grizzly bear, and mountain lion conservation in habitats stretching from the Yukon to Arizona, Large Carnivore Conservation argues t...[Read More]



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2020-01-09T08:00:00Z
Developing Ecological Consciousness is a unique introduction to environmental studies.



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Following the Wild Bees , Thomas D. Seeley


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Agriculture,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Life Sciences > Shooting Games | Published on 21/Dec/2020 09:17

2019-03-12T07:00:00Z
A how-to book on an exhilarating outdoor activity and a unique meditation on the pleasures of the natural world

Following the Wild Bees is a delightful foray into the pastime of bee hunting, an exhilarating outdoor activity that used to be practiced widely but which few people know about today. Weaving informative discussions of bee biology ...[Read More]



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Nature Obscura , Kelly Brenner


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology > Shooting Games | Published on 21/Dec/2020 08:10

2020-02-26T08:00:00Z
With wonder and a sense of humor, Nature Obscura author Kelly Brenner aims to help us rediscover our connection to the natural world that is just outside our front door--we just need to know where to look.

Through explorations of a rich and varied urban landscape, Brenner reveals the complex micro-habitats and surprising nature found in the middle...[Read More]



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Stories from the Leopold Shack , Estella B. Leopold


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Life Sciences > Shooting Games | Published on 21/Dec/2020 07:04

2016-05-13T07:00:00Z
In 1934, conservationist Aldo Leopold and his wife Estella bought a barn - the remnant of a farm - and surrounding lands in south-central Wisconsin. The entire Leopold clan - five children in all - worked together to put into practice Aldo's "land ethic," which involved ecological restoration and sustainability. In the process, they built more than a pleasant weeken...[Read More]



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Amphibian Survey and Monitoring Handbook , John W. Wilkinson


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Environment,Biology,Ecology > Shooting Games | Published on 21/Dec/2020 00:47

2015-08-17T07:00:00Z
"Evidence bases for conservation are becoming increasingly important to convince landowners and politicians of the need to take action in defence of species and habitats all around the world. A valuable feature of this book is its emphasis on collecting and analysing such essential information." Trevor Beebee, Phyllomedusa

Amphibians are among the most gl...[Read More]



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Cradle to Cradle , William McDonough & Michael Braungart


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Business & Personal Finance,Economics,Industries & Professions > Shooting Games | Published on 20/Dec/2020 23:49

2010-03-01T08:00:00Z
A manifesto for a radically different philosophy and practice of manufacture and environmentalism

"Reduce, reuse, recycle" urge environmentalists; in other words, do more with less in order to minimize damage. But as this provocative, visionary book argues, this approach perpetuates a one-way, "cradle to grave" manufacturing model that dates to the...[Read More]



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A Naturalist at Large , Bernd Heinrich


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Biology,Ecology > Shooting Games | Published on 20/Dec/2020 22:46

2018-05-08T07:00:00Z
Some of the world's greatest writings on birds, insects, trees, elephants, and more by a scientist who "richly deserves the comparison to Thoreau" (The Washington Post Book World).
 
From one of the finest scientist/writers of our time comes an engaging record of a life spent in close observation of the natu...[Read More]



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Dragonflies and Damselflies , Dennis Paulson


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Life Sciences,Lifestyle & Home,Pets > Shooting Games | Published on 20/Dec/2020 20:43

2019-03-26T07:00:00Z
A lavishly illustrated introduction to the world's dragonflies and damselflies

Dragonflies and damselflies are often called birdwatchers' insects. Large, brightly colored, active in the daytime, and displaying complex and interesting behaviors, they have existed since the days of the dinosaurs, and they continue to flourish. Their ancestors were th...[Read More]



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