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The Resource National Geographic field guide to the water's edge : beaches, shorelines, and riverbanks, Stephen Leatherman and Jack Williams

National Geographic field guide to the water's edge : beaches, shorelines, and riverbanks, Stephen Leatherman and Jack Williams

Label
National Geographic field guide to the water's edge : beaches, shorelines, and riverbanks
Title
National Geographic field guide to the water's edge
Title remainder
beaches, shorelines, and riverbanks
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Leatherman and Jack Williams
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"More than 236 different plant and animal groups that you will find at the water's edge, from manatees and sharks in the ocean to algae and dragonflies in the pond; all the images and clues you need to identify your finds, including detailed descriptions of appearance, behavior, and habitat; fun facts about waterways and water creatures, such as why the oceans have tides but the Great Lakes don't, where tsunamis occur most often, how to keep a hermit crab for a pet, and much more; special 'on location' sections featuring 16 distinctive water's edge destinations throughout North America, from Barrow, Alaska, to Sanibel Island, Florida; exclusive bonus! Steve Leatherman ('Dr. Beach'), creator of the famous annual Top 10 beaches, recommends North America's 20 all-time top beaches, 10 top rivers, and 5 top Great Lakes destinations"--Back cover
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GE
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
National Geographic field guides
Label
National Geographic field guide to the water's edge : beaches, shorelines, and riverbanks, Stephen Leatherman and Jack Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
sky246364999
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9781426208683
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
i9781426208683
Label
National Geographic field guide to the water's edge : beaches, shorelines, and riverbanks, Stephen Leatherman and Jack Williams
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
sky246364999
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9781426208683
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
i9781426208683

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