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Check out a Field Guide to the Natural World

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With the arrival of spring, and the return of warm weather, many plants and animals are on full display.  From the flowers in our gardens, to the birds in the trees, and the sounds of the insects, nature is at its most vibrant.  For all you armchair biologists and botanists who want to learn more about the natural world, here are some wonderful field guides.

 a field guide to the senses      discover the extraordinary secrets of everyday trees      the adventures of an urban wildlife lover who turned his yard into habitat and learned to live with it

 how perception, emotion, and thought allow smart birds to behave like humans      botany, history, healing, lore      hidden treasures of meadows, prairies, and pastures

 How insects gave us rhythm and noise      how birds reveal the secrets of the natural world      how to attract bees, butterflies, birds, and other animals     A Californian's guide to the trees among us

 

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