Beachcombing

HPC159
$26.95  
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...
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WWN838
$16.95  
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...
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WWN839
$12.95  
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...
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SKY142
$16.99  
Hardcover, Larissa Costello, 160pages, 6 x 8, ISBN: 9781510730564
Do you love to be by the coast, walks along the beach, fishing in the sea, or hiking through the cliffs? Collecting shells, trinkets, and other items along the beach is one of the greatest ways to remember the fun you had. This coastal-themed craft book includes a variety of projects for anyone...
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WPP005
$15.96 $19.95  
Paperback, Walt Pich, 236pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 0965710848
Beachcombing and hunting glasss balls around the world. A compilation of 21 adventures in Alaska, British Columbia, New Jersey, Washington, China and Japan.
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SKY141
$17.99  
Hardcover, Rebecca Ruger - Wightman, 160pages, 9 x 11, ISBN: 9781631582554
Sea glass is the beautiful result of broken glass being naturally polished and smoothed by the ocean’s currents for extended periods of time. These beautiful jewels become weathered and frosted from abrasion and erosion in salt water, giving them a distinctly beautiful, jewel-like...
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PGN293
$24.95  
Paperback, Nancy Blakey, 256pages, 6.5 x 8.5, ISBN: 9781632171436
From whale watching to squid jigging to making your own sea salt, this adventure guide to the iconic Pacific Northwest coast has something for vacationers and locals alike! Celebrate the wild beauty of the Northwest Coast as you learn how to catch and cook seasonal seafood, including recipes...
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GPT218
$16.95  
Hardcover, C. S. Lambert, 112pages, 8.5 x 8.5, ISBN: 9781608936533
Almost every shoreline offers up worlds of adventure, archaeology, science, and the arts in the form of sea glass and ceramic shards. These discarded remains pull beachcombers into a world of startling revelation; a world of history founded on documented research and broadened by the...
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DKP070
$9.99  
Hardcover, 64pages, 6.5 x 8, ISBN: 9781465457561
What shapes the shore? What causes tides? Packed with facts and activities, this book has these answers and more, and is a perfect introduction to the world of shells, fish, and birds for kids who are curious about nature. With amazing facts about fun topics like shell shapes and rock...
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FAP056
$19.95  
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...
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HEY003
$15.00  
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 prey...
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HEY004
$22.00  
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...
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SKY116
$16.99  
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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MPS159
$17.00  
Paperback, Helen Scales, 304pages, 5 x 0.8 x 7.9, ISBN: 9781472911384
Seashells, stretching from the deep past into the present day, are touchstones leading into fascinating realms of the natural world and cutting-edge science. Members of the phylum Mollusca are among the most ancient animals on the planet. Their shells provide homes for other animals; have been...
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HPC154
$28.95  
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...
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GPT192
$19.96 $24.95  
Hardcover, C. S. Lambert, 160pages, 9.3 x 0.6 x 9.3, ISBN: 9781608931781
Sea glass connects civilization and nature, often in surprising ways. And collecting sea glass and pottery shards is more popular than ever. However, beyond simply admiring their beauty, many collectors are at a loss as to just what to do with their collections. Sea Glass Crafts is filled with...
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GPT190
$14.95  
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...
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MPS144
$15.95  
Hardcover, Richard Michelson, 32pages, 11.2 x 9, ISBN: 9781585368624
The tickle of sand on the bottom of bare feet... the taste of salt from a spray of water... the rumble-roar as waves come ashore. These are just a few of the many sensory experiences a day at the beach can bring. S is for Sea Glass: A Beach Alphabet uses a variety of poetry forms such as free...
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HPC151
$7.95  
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...
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PER066
$29.99  
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...
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WFP108
$7.95  
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...
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WPP004
$20.00  
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...
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WFP106
$7.95  
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,...
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SIM136
$19.99  
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,...
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FPL003
$6.95  
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...
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FPL004
$6.95  
Fold out pocket guide, K.T. Myers, 16pages, 4 x 8.5, ISBN: 9780998075013
This popular pocket guide  Agates of the Oregon Coast  is the NEW comprehensive, easy-to-use full color illustrated guide of the what, where, when and how of information on agate, jasper, fossils and petrified wood commonly found on the Oregon Coast. This guide shows the specimens in their...
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HPC021
$7.95  
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!
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MAC002
$5.95  
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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WPP001
$19.95  
Paperback, Walt Pich, 200pages, 6 X 9, ISBN: 965710807
A rich guide to glass balls and other littoral treasures written for anyone who has occasion to visit the beach. Includes photos, charts and illustrations, detailed analysis of beachcombing gear, timing, sites and safety.
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WPP002
$19.95  
Paperback, Walt Pich, 160pages, 6 X 9, ISBN: 9780965710817
A comprehensive guide to assist beachcombers and glass ball collectors in identifying Oriental glass fishing floats that wash up on Pacific beaches. Includes glossary of identifying marks, history. Photos and illustrations.
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HPC046
$7.95  
Paperback, Andy Lamb & Bernard Hanby, 8pages, 4.6 x 9, ISBN: 9781550174175
There are few more enjoyable ways to spend a relaxing afternoon than beachcombing for seashells. But there is no need to fly away to some exotic tropical locale to find colorful, fascinating specimens. If you are in the Pacific Northwest, you will find local beaches as rich in fascinating...
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WFP006
$7.95  
Folding Pocket Guide, James Kavanagh, 6pages, 8.25 X 3.69, ISBN: 9781583551141
Northwestern Seashore Life highlights the birds, fish, plants, reptiles and beach drift found along the Pacific Northwest. A map of tidal zone is provided on the back cover for the vacationer or nature enthusiast. This compact guide is folded for easy handling and printed on durable laminate...
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WFP008
$7.95  
Folding Pocket Guide, James Kavanagh, 6pages, 8.25 X 3.69, ISBN: 9781583555576
Providing essential guidance for a myriad of circumstances and skill levels, this virtually indestructible series of pocket guides includes tips and tricks for exploring the outdoors as well as preparing for natural disasters. From studying wildlife and diverse environments to sound advice for...
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HPC129
$7.95  
Paperback, Neil McDaniel, 224pages, 4.6 x 9, ISBN: 9781550175134
"Sea stars are amongst the most common and conspicuous invertebrates that thrive in the rich waters of the Pacific Northwest, from northern California to southeast Alaska. Worldwide there are more than 2,000 different species, but no other temperate region has a greater variety and abundance of...
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WPP003
$19.95  
Paperback, Walt Pich, 138pages, 9 x 6 x .3, ISBN: 9780965710824
A new and authoritative guide to the obscure markings found on glass fishing floats and balls. The author is well known for his expertise in this study. Heavily illustrated. Belongs in every beachcomber's rucksack.
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WFP025
$7.95  
Folding Pocket Guide, James Kavanagh, 6pages, 8.25 X 3.69, ISBN: 9781583551363
California Seashore Life is the perfect pocket-sized, folding guide for the beachcomber and nature enthusiast. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar species of seashore plants and animals. Laminated for durability, this handy guide is a great source of portable...
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WFP034
$7.95  
Folding Pocket Guide, James Kavanagh, 6pages, 8.25 X 3.69, ISBN: 9781583550977
Florida Seashore Life is a pocket reference guide printed on laminate material and folded for easy storage and retrieval. Color illustrations of common birds, plants, marine life and mollusks help to make this a must-have companion for the nature enthusiast. A map of popular Florida state parks...
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WFP047
$7.95  
Folding Pocket Guide, James Kavanagh, 6pages, 8.25 X 3.69, ISBN: 9781583551424
Gulf Coast Seashore Life is the perfect pocket-sized, folding guide for the beachcomber and nature enthusiast. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 130 familiar species of seashore plants and animals found along the coast from Florida to Texas. Laminated for durability, this handy...
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WFP049
$7.95  
Folding Pocket Guide, James Kavanagh, 6pages, 8.25 X 3.69, ISBN: 9781583550694
Eastern Seashore Life is the perfect pocket-sized, folding guide for the beachcomber and nature enthusiast. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 130 familiar species of seashore plants and animals found along the coast from Connecticut to Georgia and includes a map featuring...
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WFP079
$7.95  
Folding Pocket Guide, James Kavanagh, 6pages, 8.25 X 3.69, ISBN: 9781583555569
This Duraguide™ reveals the various habitats of the region and the plants and animals that inhabit each. Learn about the seasonality of certain species, how beaches work and innovative strategies for productive beachcombing. This waterproof, nearly indestructible guide also covers...
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WLP013
$3.71 $4.95  
Paperback, Cherie Hunter Day, 64pages, 4 x 5.9, ISBN: 9780912550152
This pocket-sized field guide identifies plants and animals that live in the intertidal zone of the rocky coast, from Cape Cod north to the Bay of Fundy, in tide pools, caves, and crevices, and on rocks, wharves and pilings. Explains intertidal ecology and how these fascinating and varied...
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HHP017
$11.95  
Paperback, Charlie White, 128pages, 5.5 x 8.5, ISBN: 9781926613642
Living off the sea, is an interesting idea and internationally known author, Charlie White shares his experience is this very interesting book. Living off The Sea gives details on how to catch, clean and even prepare shrimp, crabs, oysters and fish such as cod and sole. Charlie White also...
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HPC055
$7.95  
Paperback, Rick M. Harbo, 8pages, 4.6 x 9, ISBN: 9781550174939
Sometimes called the most colorful creatures on earth, nudibranchs are a type of shell-less marine snail that capture the attention of scuba divers, snorkelers and tide pool-gazers with their bizarre, ornate body forms and incandescent coloration. There are over 300,000 species world-wide and...
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RAN203
$25.95  
Paperback, Norman A. Meinkoth, 774pages, 4 x 7.5, ISBN: 9780394519937
Each of the 690 identification pictures is a full-color photograph of a seashore creature. Arrangement by shape and by color makes identification quick and easy. 666 species are covered in full detail.
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MAC007
$6.95  
Laminated, 11.7 x 7.2, ISBN: 898862159
Two-sided plastic laminated cards developed by a marine science teacher. Color drawings, common and scientific names, information on size and habitat.
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MAC016
$6.95  
Laminated, 11.7 x 7.2, ISBN: 9780898865325
Two-sided plastic laminated cards developed by a teacher of marine science. Color drawings, common and scientific names, information on size and habitat.
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HPC128
$24.95  
Paperback, Rick Harbo, 252pages, 5.5 x 8.5, ISBN: 9781550171464
Readable, full-color, comprehensive guide to more than 250 shellfish species. Designed for divers, (with a special identification guide for bi-valves) beachcombers, collectors, marine life students.
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