Beachcombing & Seashore Field Guides

Paperback, J. Duane Sept, 416pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781550178371
The Pacific Northwest coast is home to one of the most diverse displays of intertidal marine life in the world, including sponges, clams, snails, crabs, sea stars, sea anemones, jellies, fishes, seaweeds and more.  The New Beachcomber’s Guide to the Pacific Northwest  is a portable and...

Hardcover, Cindy Bilbao, 152pages, 6 x 5, ISBN: 9781682681121
Over 100 photographs celebrate the simple beauty of sea glass. Most of us have fond memories of collecting sea glass at the beach. The joy of discovery is timeless. The smooth, patinated surfaces of these jewels are a testament to the power of the sea. Man-made objects such as bottles are...

Paperback, Cindy Bilbao, 144pages, 6 x 5, ISBN: 9781682681169
Transform your day at the beach into a passionate treasure hunt. Sea glass―shards of old glass that have been shaped and polished by the waves―can be found in a wide array of colors and can be simply collected or made into gorgeous jewelry.  Seeking Sea Glass  will open up a new world for...

Paperback, Ed Sobey, 148pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781948494021
The Field Guide to Ocean Voyaging  is a full-color primer for anyone who will be voyaging on the oceans of the world. Whether your journey is a sailing trip on a private yacht or an exotic cruise ship voyage,  The Field Guide to Ocean Voyaging  will explain what you can...

Paperback, Ron Russo & Pam Olhausen, 64pages, 4 x 6, ISBN: 9780912550339
Illustrated with drawings, this guide helps naturalists identify various life forms of the intertidal zone along the Pacific coastline. Preceded by a discussion about this environment and its creatures.

Paperback, KEN AXT, 88pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781571885272
Clamming is a rapidly growing hobby in the Pacific Northwest. It's great fun for all ages, you don't need a boat or expensive tackle, and chances are there is a location near you. If you are new to clamming, you'll find simple instructions that will have you harvesting clams in minutes. If...

Paperback, J. Duane Sept, 336pages, 5.5 x 8.5, ISBN: 9780811714211
A photographic guide to the common plants and animals that inhabit the intertidal zone--the area covered by water at high tide and exposed during low tide--on the Atlantic coast from Cape Canaveral, Florida, to Cape Breton, Canada.   Includes color photos, descriptions, and details...

Paperback, Marni Fylling, 96pages, 5.2 x 0.4 x 7.1, ISBN: 9781597143028
A new field guide with delightfully old-fashioned illustrations   This scientifically accurate yet utterly charming field guide to the Pacific coast intertidal zone introduces readers to a world populated by spectacular wildlife: 150-year-old giant green anemones that paralyze their...

Paperback, Kirk Lombard, 272pages, 5.6 x 0.8 x 8.5, ISBN: 9781597143578
The first foraging guide for the California coast   In  The Sea Forager's Guide to the Northern California Coast , Kirk Lombard combines a startling depth of knowledge with wry humor and colorful storytelling to guide readers' quests to hook fish, dig clams, and pick seaweed for...

Paperback, Mary Beth Beuke, 288pages, 5.5 x 0.9 x 8.2, ISBN: 9781634509374
As the owner of one of the world's most elaborate sea glass collections, Mary Beth Beuke gets to talk about these prized ocean gems on a daily basis. Unfortunately, with each passing day, sea glass becomes more and more difficult to find, making the hunt more of a challenge to the...

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Paperback, Les Watling, Jill Fegley & John Moring, 158pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780884482536
This beautiful little field guide by leading marine scientists will help you identify and learn about the many plants and animals of the intertidal zone of northern New England and the Maritimes. Don’t go to the water’s edge without it! Maybe you simply enjoy walking along the beach,...

Paperback, Christiane Kump Tibbitts, 48pages, 8.7 x 0.2 x 8.6, ISBN: 9781559716758
An introduction to the world of seashells, crabs, and sea stars including identification information, educational activities, and fun facts. Invites young naturalists to spot wildlife. Safety tips are provided and interesting activities are suggested.

Paperback, Louis Druehl, 320pages, 5.5 x 8.5, ISBN: 9781550177374
This updated and expanded guide thoroughly documents every aspect of seaweed life, from species identification and seaweed biology to the essential--and often surprising--roles seaweed plays in the marine ecosystem and our everyday lives. Seaweeds are used in everything from cosmetics to...

Hardcover, C. S. Lambert, 96pages, 5.4 x 0.5 x 7.4, ISBN: 9780892729104
The perfect guide for both seasoned and novice seaglunkers, The Sea Glass Hunter's Handbook reveals how to locate the best beaches and predict optimum conditions; understand coastal access laws; determine the personal and professional value of sea glass' and identify the source of individual...

Pamphlet, Bridgette Clarkston, 37 x 9, ISBN: 9781550177039
Rich in nutrients, used in products from cosmetics to explosives to fertilizers, and vital to our coastal marine ecosystems, seaweeds can be found on any rocky shore or beach in the Pacific Northwest. The pocket-sized  Field Guide to Seaweeds of the Pacifc Northwest  is packed with...

Paperback, J. Duane Sept, 96pages, 5.5 x 8.5, ISBN: 9780973981926
Our seashores are alive with creatures wild and weird, big and small. An amazing array of intertidal marine life can be found on many sandy beaches, rocky shorelines and mud shores in the Pacific Northwest. This guide features 145 species of marine creatures with over 200 full-color...

Hardcover, Mary Beth Beuke, 272pages, 10 x 9.9 x 1.3, ISBN: 9781628737806
As the owner of one of the world's most elaborate sea glass collections, Mary Beth Beuke gets to talk about these prized ocean gems on a daily basis. Unfortunately, with each passing day, sea glass becomes more and more difficult to find, making the hunt more of a challenge to the...

Folding Pocket Guide, James Kavanagh, 6pages, 8.25 x 3.69, ISBN: 9781583557921
Seashells is a pocket-sized folding guide for the casual beachcomber.  It highlights the most familiar shells and beach drift found on North American coasts. The back-panel map features the marine eco-regions and top seashell-finding locations. Laminated for durability, this handy guide is a...

Paperback, Walt Pich, ISBN: 9780965710831
This is Walt Pichs new book everyone has been waiting for! Glass Ball Shapes, 2014 edition, all about Japanese glass fishing net float shapes. It was written by Walt Pich of Ocean Shores, Washington. 158 pages of shapes and known information about every odd shape known to be produced into a...

Folding Pocket Guide, James Kavanagh, 8.25 x 3.69, ISBN: 9781583558669
As important pollinators, butterflies help keep Hawaii's flowers blooming.  Visitors and residents of the Aloha state will recognize the beauty of Hawaii Butterflies and Moths.  Detailed illustrations help to identify over 70 familiar species of butterflies and moths. Durable,...

Paperback w/Kit, Laurie Goldman, 112pages, 8 x 2.4 x 10, ISBN: 9781935703242
A field guide designed to get kids out and exploring the beach!. This unique, simple nature kit gives kids an accessible, engaging introduction to the natural world and the amazing discoveries that can be made from strolling the shoreline. Since the guide focuses on the most common shells,...

Fold out pocket guide, K.T. Myers, 15pages, 8.5 x 4, ISBN: 9780998075006
With  Agates of the Pacific Coast   you can now have guidance readily at your fingertips. This indispensable pocket guide is small enough to fit comfortably in a inside your coat, back pack or into the glove compartment of your car. Easy-to-use with simple descriptions this full color...

Paperback, Eileen Van der FlierKeller, 16pages, 4.6 x 9, ISBN: 9781550173956
A sturdy, full-color, fold-out guide to the identification and characteristics of pebbles and small rocks found almost everywhere. Where are those pebble from' What are they made of and how were they formed' This guide rocks!

Laminated, 11.7 x 7.2pages, ISBN: 9780898862126
Handy and fun identification tools cover mammals to mollusks, dinosaurs to backyard bugs. -- Field identification guides to suit every naturalist -- Waterproof and transportable for us in the field No matter what the weather or the terrain you are exploring, Mac's Field Guides are the perfect...
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