Names for the whales, parrot fish, tangs, seals, the many species of dolphins & porpoises, the marlins and other sailfish are given in English, and the rest of the species that hang out on the reef, eels, sharks, sea turtles, Latin, rays, and Spanish; along with average size. The guides are printed with fade-resistant ink, and are laminated with a durable UV resistant and waterproof coating.
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They are grouped primarily by size and type, falcons, and all the smaller birds such as wrens, and hawks, kites, progressing from seabirds like the Anhinga thru herons & larger waders, to hunters such as the osprey, and 12 species of hummingbirds! woodpecker & sap suckers, to smaller waders and medium sized shore birds, then owls and parrots, thrushes - and don't forget the ducks! Lots of ducks and the always interesting Rufuous-bellied Chuchalaca.
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In a field guide like this it is impossible to address all of the plant species in our region, but we have tried to compensate by discussing the overall diversity of the selected plant families and genera in introductory paragraphs preceding each species discussion. Of these, approximately 32% are endemic to the region, 50% can also be found in southern California e.
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Sea of Cortez Marine Animals: A Guide to the Common Fishes and Invertebrates Baja California to PanamaSea Challengers #ad - Each species is illustrated with a color photo. This color field guide describes 189 species of fish and 65 species of invertebrates that are commonly observed by divers and snorklers in this region. The narrative includes identification, in most cases, maximum size, geographic range and, habitat, natural history notes.
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The Desert Islands of Mexico's Sea of CortezUniversity of Arizona Press #ad - More than a simple guidebook, Aitchison’s writing will take both actual and armchair travelers through a gripping tale of natural history. Like the rest of our fragile planet, the Sea of Cortez and its islands are threatened by humans. Though at first glance these stark islands may appear barren, they are a refuge for an astounding variety of plants and animals.
The book explores the geologic origin of the gulf and its islands, presents some of the basics of island biogeography, details insular life—including residents of the intertidal zone —and provides a brief outlook for preserving this area. Used book in Good Condition. Moon. The tenuousness of this area makes the book’s extraordinary photographs and the firsthand descriptions by a well-known teacher, writer, and photographer all the more compelling.
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The tour centers around a two-lane ribbon of asphalt winding southward to Cabo San Lucas, document requirements, vehicle preparation, from the Pacific Ocean to the Sea of Cortez and back again—and includes important information on border crossings, and road conditions. In addition to describing the formal campgrounds of baja—featuring updated maps, lists of facilities, GPS coordinates, and picture icons that offer a convenient, e-mail addresses, recreational opportunities, websites, and driving instructions—this revised guide also provides telephone numbers, quick review of each campground.
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This exciting day-by-day account of their journey together is a rare blend of science, philosophy, and high-spirited adventure. In 1951, after ricketts’ death, steinbeck reissued his narrative portion of the work in memory of his friend and the inspiration for Cannery Row’s “Doc”. A penguin classicin the two years after the 1939 publication of Steinbeck’s masterful The Grapes of Wrath, Steinbeck and his novel increasingly became the center of intense controversy and censorship.
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The Log from the Sea of Cortez Penguin Classics #ad - With more than 1, 700 titles, penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. In search of a respite from the national stage, embarked on a month long marine specimen-collecting expedition in the Gulf of California, Steinbeck and his close friend, biologist Ed Ricketts, which resulted in their collaboration on the Sea of Cortez.