A Year in Nature with Stan Tekiela

A Year in Nature with Stan Tekiela Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2011-03-28
Publisher : Adventure Publications
ISBN : 1591933439
File Size : 87.31 MB
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Stan Tekiela, acclaimed naturalist and wildlife photographer, informs and entertains you in these monthly observations of nature. Let him guide you through the seasons with 64 of his most engaging accounts of up-close-and-personal observations and experiences with nature. The month-by-month guide examines what you can expect to see in the natural world, filled with Stan's keen perspectives and personal guidance. Relive Stan's adventures, hear his opinions and learn a lot about nature along the way!

A Year in Nature with Stan Tekiela

A Year in Nature with Stan Tekiela Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2011-03
Publisher :
ISBN : 9781591933229
File Size : 75.70 MB
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Acclaimed naturalist Stan Tekiela takes you through the seasons, month by month, in this "best of" collection of his syndicated newspaper column. Read his insights on everything from snow goose migration to autumn colors and palm trees to manatees.

Trees of Ohio Field Guide

Trees of Ohio Field Guide Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2021-04-27
Publisher : Adventure Publications
ISBN : 1647550955
File Size : 68.31 MB
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Learn to Identify Trees in Ohio! With this famous field guide by award-winning author and naturalist Stan Tekiela, you can make tree identification simple, informative, and productive. There’s no need to look through dozens of photos of trees that don’t grow in Ohio. Learn about 115 species—every native tree plus common non-natives—found in the state. Species are organized by leaf type and attachment. Just look at a tree’s leaves, then go to the correct section to learn what it is. Fact-filled information contains the particulars that you want to know, while full-page photographs provide the visual detail needed for accurate identification. Book Features 115 species—every native tree plus common non-natives Fact-filled information and stunning professional photographs Easy-to-use thumb tabs showing leaf type and attachment Compare feature showing average tree height Stan’s Notes, including naturalist tidbits and facts This new edition includes updated photographs, expanded information, and even more of Stan’s expert insights. Grab Trees of Ohio Field Guide for your next outing—to help you positively identify the trees that you see.

Feathers

Feathers Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2014
Publisher : Bird Appreciation
ISBN : 9781591934936
File Size : 52.17 MB
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Feathers are possibly the most amazing body covering in the entire animal kingdom. No other covering does all that feathers do. From the delicate down feathers that keep birds warm to the sturdy flight feathers that allow birds to soar, these marvelous structures are something to admire. This book is filled with stunning, incomparable photos, and it promises to delight as it walks you through the world of feathers. Everyone who celebrates nature, young and old alike, will appreciate this beautiful, detailed look at bird feathers.

Nature Smart

Nature Smart Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 1995
Publisher : Adventure Publications(MN)
ISBN : 9781885061089
File Size : 70.26 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
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Nature Smart is a family guide loaded with lots of "gee-whiz" facts, along with accurate technical information presented in a user-friendly format. Includes a question-and-answer format and illustrations of more than 170 species of bugs, mammals, and plants.

Stan Tekiela’s Birding for Beginners: Northeast

Stan Tekiela’s Birding for Beginners: Northeast Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2020-09-15
Publisher : Adventure Publications
ISBN : 1647551196
File Size : 33.80 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
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Find Joy in the Beauty and Wonder of Birds Birding is among the most popular outdoor activities—especially in the Northeast, where hundreds of different bird species can be seen and observed. Now is the perfect time to join the fun and let our feathered friends astonish and inspire you. Award-winning author, naturalist, and wildlife photographer Stan Tekiela has written best-selling bird identification guides for almost every Northeastern state. In Stan Tekiela’s Birding for Beginners: Northeast, he provides the information you need to become a skilled birder in Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont. The first section of the book presents “how to” information. Learn the basics of bird feeders. Get to know your birdseed. Create a bird-friendly yard—and even make your own bird food with do-it-yourself recipes. The book’s second section is an identification guide, featuring 54 Northeastern birds that are most likely to be seen at your backyard feeder or near your home. The species are organized by color, making it simple to identify what you see. If you spot a yellow bird, go to the yellow section to discover what it is. Each bird gets a full-page photograph with notations about key field marks, or identification characteristics. The full-color photos are paired with information ranging from the bird’s nest and eggs to favorite foods, as well as Stan’s fascinating naturalist notes. Give birding a try, and get started with the guidance of an expert. You’ll be amazed by how much joy birds can bring, and you’ll have a lifetime to enjoy them.

Stan Tekiela’s Birding for Beginners: California

Stan Tekiela’s Birding for Beginners: California Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2020-09-15
Publisher : Adventure Publications
ISBN : 1647551137
File Size : 50.73 MB
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Find Joy in the Beauty and Wonder of Birds Birding is among the most popular outdoor activities—especially in California, where hundreds of different bird species can be seen and observed. Now is the perfect time to join the fun and let our feathered friends astonish and inspire you. Award-winning author, naturalist, and wildlife photographer Stan Tekiela has written the best-selling bird identification guides for almost every state. In Stan Tekiela’s Birding for Beginners: California, he provides the information you need to become a skilled birder in the Golden State. The first section of the book presents “how to” information. Learn the basics of bird feeders. Get to know your birdseed. Create a bird-friendly yard—and even make your own bird food with do-it-yourself recipes. The book’s second section is an identification guide, featuring 63 California birds that are most likely to be seen at your backyard feeder or near your home. The species are organized by color, making it simple to identify what you see. If you spot a yellow bird, go to the yellow section to discover what it is. Each bird gets a full-page photograph with notations about key field marks, or identification characteristics. The full-color photos are paired with information ranging from the bird’s nest and eggs to favorite foods, as well as Stan’s fascinating naturalist notes. Give birding a try, and get started with the guidance of an expert. You’ll be amazed by how much joy birds can bring, and you’ll have a lifetime to enjoy them.

Stan Tekiela’s Birding for Beginners: Midwest

Stan Tekiela’s Birding for Beginners: Midwest Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2020-09-15
Publisher : Adventure Publications
ISBN : 1647551161
File Size : 52.92 MB
Format : PDF
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Find Joy in the Beauty and Wonder of Birds Birding is among the most popular outdoor activities—especially in the Midwest, where hundreds of different bird species can be seen and observed. Now is the perfect time to join the fun and let our feathered friends astonish and inspire you. Award-winning author, naturalist, and wildlife photographer Stan Tekiela has written best-selling bird identification guides for every Midwestern state. In Stan Tekiela’s Birding for Beginners: Midwest, he provides the information you need to become a skilled birder in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. The first section of the book presents “how to” information. Learn the basics of bird feeders. Get to know your birdseed. Create a bird-friendly yard—and even make your own bird food with do-it-yourself recipes. The book’s second section is an identification guide, featuring 55 Midwestern birds that are most likely to be seen at your backyard feeder or near your home. The species are organized by color, making it simple to identify what you see. If you spot a yellow bird, go to the yellow section to discover what it is. Each bird gets a full-page photograph with notations about key field marks, or identification characteristics. The full-color photos are paired with information ranging from the bird’s nest and eggs to favorite foods, as well as Stan’s fascinating naturalist notes. Give birding a try, and get started with the guidance of an expert. You’ll be amazed by how much joy birds can bring, and you’ll have a lifetime to enjoy them.

Stan Tekiela’s Birding for Beginners: Southwest

Stan Tekiela’s Birding for Beginners: Southwest Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2020-09-15
Publisher : Adventure Publications
ISBN : 1647551315
File Size : 76.27 MB
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Find Joy in the Beauty and Wonder of Birds Birding is among the most popular outdoor activities—especially in the Southwest, where hundreds of different bird species can be seen and observed. Now is the perfect time to join the fun and let our feathered friends astonish and inspire you. Award-winning author, naturalist, and wildlife photographer Stan Tekiela has written best-selling bird identification guides for almost every state. In Stan Tekiela’s Birding for Beginners: Southwest, he provides the information you need to become a skilled birder in Arizona, southern Nevada, New Mexico, west Oklahoma, west Texas, and Utah. The first section of the book presents “how to” information. Learn the basics of bird feeders. Get to know your birdseed. Create a bird-friendly yard—and even make your own bird food with do-it-yourself recipes. The book’s second section is an identification guide, featuring 53 Southwestern birds that are most likely to be seen at your backyard feeder or near your home. The species are organized by color, making it simple to identify what you see. If you spot a yellow bird, go to the yellow section to discover what it is. Each bird gets a full-page photograph with notations about key field marks, or identification characteristics. The full-color photos are paired with information ranging from the bird’s nest and eggs to favorite foods, as well as Stan’s fascinating naturalist notes. Give birding a try, and get started with the guidance of an expert. You’ll be amazed by how much joy birds can bring, and you’ll have a lifetime to enjoy them.

Birds of Minnesota Field Guide

Birds of Minnesota Field Guide Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2019-04-09
Publisher : Adventure Publications
ISBN : 1591938988
File Size : 64.68 MB
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Learn to Identify Birds in Minnesota! Make bird watching even more enjoyable. With Minnesota’s best-selling bird guide, field identification is simple and informative. There’s no need to look through dozens of photos of birds that don’t live in your area. This book features 123 species of Minnesota birds organized by color for ease of use. Do you see a yellow bird and don’t know what it is? Go to the yellow section to find out. Crisp, stunning full-page photographs present the species as you’ll see them in nature, and a “compare” feature helps you to decide between look-alikes. Plus, Stan Tekiela’s naturalist notes feature fascinating tidbits and facts. This new edition includes 14 new species, updated photographs and range maps, expanded information, and even more of Stan’s expert insights. So grab Birds of Minnesota Field Guide for your next birding adventure—to help ensure that you positively identify the birds that you see.

Intriguing Owls

Intriguing Owls Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2009-03
Publisher : Wildlife Appreciation
ISBN : 9781591930624
File Size : 31.71 MB
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Get this one-of-a-kind collection of photographs and facts depicting the lives of owls, from habitat and diet to mating and nesting. The headings and small text blocks complement Stanís stunning photography for pleasurable, easy browsing.

The Kids' Guide to Birds of Minnesota

The Kids' Guide to Birds of Minnesota Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2018-07
Publisher : Birding Children's Books
ISBN : 9781591938651
File Size : 32.60 MB
Format : PDF, Kindle
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Focusing on birds of Minnesota, this children's field guide features full-color photographs and information about 85 bird species, organized by color to help kids quickly and easily identify birds throughout the state.

Birds of Georgia Field Guide

Birds of Georgia Field Guide Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2002-06
Publisher : Our Nature Field Guides
ISBN : 9781885061478
File Size : 52.19 MB
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Each entry includes Latin, and common names, description, habitat, range, and origin/age.

Trees of Wisconsin Field Guide

Trees of Wisconsin Field Guide Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2002
Publisher :
ISBN :
File Size : 25.23 MB
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A field guide to Wisconsin's trees offers coverage of 101 species, including information on leaves, bark, size, and range.

Bird Trivia

Bird Trivia Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2018
Publisher :
ISBN : 9781591938101
File Size : 65.29 MB
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Award-winning author and wildlife photographer Stan Tekiela presents a fascinating and surprising collection of facts about birds, paired with his full-color photography.

Bears

Bears Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2013-04-02
Publisher :
ISBN : 9781591933786
File Size : 86.74 MB
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Award-winning photographer Stan Tekiela presents bears as you've never seen them before. His striking photographs demonstrate why bears are so beloved, and his compelling text paints a fascinating picture of a bear's life.

Cardinals

Cardinals Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2015-04
Publisher : Backyard Birds
ISBN : 9781591935285
File Size : 84.93 MB
Format : PDF, Kindle
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"The vibrant red of the male Northern Cardinal is stunning any time of year. And nothing is more beautiful than the early spring duets of cardinals singing their hearts out. Learn what seeds and foods to provide to keep cardinals coming back; which feeders they prefer and why; how to make your yard into a habitat they will visit; how to store your feed and maintain your feeders; cardinal trivia and quick tips."--Page [4] cover.

Birds of the Southeast

Birds of the Southeast Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2014-01-29
Publisher : Adventure Quick Guides
ISBN : 9781591934080
File Size : 25.6 MB
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"Organized by color for quick and easy identification, this guide covers 118 species of the most common birds found in the Southeast.

Whose Butt?

Whose Butt? Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2012-10-12
Publisher : Wildlife Picture Books
ISBN : 9781591933748
File Size : 50.28 MB
Format : PDF
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Invites readers to guess what animal they are looking at based on an image of the animal's bottom.

Amazing Hummingbirds

Amazing Hummingbirds Author : Stan Tekiela
Release : 2010-03
Publisher : Wildlife Appreciation
ISBN : 9781591932468
File Size : 81.55 MB
Format : PDF
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Award-winning author/photographer Stan Tekielaís book demonstrates why hummingbirds are among the most beloved backyard visitors. Page upon page of unique photos and fascinating details blend together to present the hummingbird like never before.