Minnesota Ecology and Nature
Agate Hunting Made Easy
How to Really Find Lake Superior Agates
Paperback ISBN: 1591933269
Jim Magnuson puts his years of experience to use for you, making agate hunting simple, fast and fun. Learn agates' common features, the types of places to search, how to identify Lake Superior gravel, what your finds might be worth and more!
Lake Superior's Banded Gemstone
1st Edition Paperback ISBN: 0979200695
Discover everything you want to know about Lake Superior's banded gemstone. "Mr. Agate" highlights all types of agates, explains features within individual agates, shares his best picking locations and gives a brief history of famous agates.
Amphibians & Reptiles
Native to Minnesota
Hardcover ISBN: 0816623848
Offers substantial information designed for use by both amateurs and specialists and useful to residents of other Upper Midwest states and bordering Canadian provinces as well. Introductory chapters present the history of herpetology in Minnesota, the preferred habitats of these species, techniques for observing, studying, and photographing them, and a discussion of their conservation needs. Includes 49 distribution maps, 116 superb, detailed color photographs, and handy keys. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.
Paperback ISBN: 1591933242
On a hike, in the park, at the cabin and perhaps even on your property, animal tracks are everywhere. This handy field guide is your key to identifying them. From the Dakotas to Kansas to Kentucky to Michigan—and all states in between—you’ll find everything you need to know about the tracks and the animals that make them. The book includes track and gait illustrations, measurements, quick ID tips and more!
Animal Tracks Midwest Quick Guide
Paperback ISBN: 1591934788
From the backyard to the backwoods, keep this tabbed booklet close at hand. Based on Jonathan Poppele's popular field guide and featuring only Midwest mammals, the booklet is organized by group for quick and easy identification. Narrow your choices by group, and view just a few animal tracks at a time. The pocket-sized format is much easier to use than laminated foldouts, and the waterproof and tear-resistant pages help to make the book durable in the field.
Animal Tracks of the Great Lakes
Paperback ISBN: 1551051079
Concise descriptions of the animals and their tracks are combined with detailed drawings of the front and back prints, stride patterns and other important identifying aspects. A perfect guide for teachers, parents, hikers and urban explorers.
Annuals for Minnesota & Wisconsin
Paperback ISBN: 1551053810
Brilliant photographs and down-to-earth advice are packed into this guide to over 300 annuals suited to the climate of the western Great Lakes region. Engebretson and Williamson provide information on light, water and nutrient needs, as well as recommendations on how and when to start your plants. This book also includes tips on planting, growing, recommended varieties and problems and pests.