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Costa Rica Butterflies & Moths : A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Species - James Kavanagh

Costa Rica Butterflies & Moths

A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Species

Booklet

Published: 15th September 2007
For Ages: 10+ years old
Ships: 5 to 9 business days
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Costa Rica’s beautiful beaches and unique natural settings – from lush jungle to volcanic landscapes – offer some of the most spectacular nature viewing on the planet. This tiny country – about the same size as the state of West Virginia – is the home to hundreds of butterflies and moths.
Butterflies and moths belong to the second largest order of insects with approximately 170,000 species worldwide.
Learn the key markings of some of Costa Rica’s more visible species of butterflies and moths, and their favorite food sources.
The laminated Pocket Guides are unique and appealing reference tools that offer exceptional value and utility.
· Affordable price
· Map-sized when folded, the page-like panels make the guides easy to carry and use outdoors;
· Each nature guide has full color illustrations and highlights the most easily distinguished markings or behaviors of species to aid novices in nature identification.

"Waterford Press offers . . . different titles such as "Backyard" "Birds" and "Birds" "of" "Prey" . . . although these contain only simple listings of the most common types in your area, it's amazing how many species they pack into these inexpensive heavy duty cards. An added benefit is that they can be folded to create a book-like spine for easy display." --"Birding Business, Trends in Books"
"There are dozens of these stunningly illustrated pocket guides to nature. They easily fit in a shirt pocket with space left for note paper and pen. While you won't want to discard your bulky bird, flower, tree, etc. books, these are ideal casual identification guides. In addition to the illustrations, there is enough descriptive material on each species to key in on and then follow- up when it is convenient to scour the books for greater details and confirmation. If we ran a store that catered to outdoor enthusiasts, we'd sure have some of these in the rack." -- "Shep, Bookshelf"
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"Nature lovers may want to look into an expanding series of pocket guides form Waterford Press. The Pocket naturalist series has something for everyone's backyard. The laminated foldouts feature p to 150 items per guide on topics such as urban wildlife, backyard, birds, pond life, the night sky, and wildflowers. There are also regional, state and city guides for even more specific information. Each water-and-dirt-resistant guide sells for $5.95." -- "Garden Ideas and Outdoor Living"

" Waterford Press offers . . . different titles such as "Backyard" "Birds" and "Birds" "of" "Prey" . . . although these contain only simple listings of the most common types in your area, it's amazing how many species they pack into these inexpensive heavy duty cards. An added benefit is that they can be folded to create a book-like spine for easy display." --"Birding Business, Trends in Books"
" There are dozens of these stunningly illustrated pocket guides to nature. They easily fit in a shirt pocket with space left for note paper and pen. While you won't want to discard your bulky bird, flower, tree, etc. books, these are ideal casual identification guides. In addition to the illustrations, there is enough descriptive material on each species to key in on and then follow- up when it is convenient to scour the books for greater details and confirmation. If we ran a store that catered to outdoor enthusiasts, we' d sure have some of these in the rack." -- "Shep, Bookshelf"
""
" Nature lovers may want to look into an expanding series of pocket guides form Waterford Press. The Pocket naturalist series has something for everyone's backyard. The laminated foldouts feature p to 150 items per guide on topics such as urban wildlife, backyard, birds, pond life, the night sky, and wildflowers. There are also regional, state and city guides for even more specific information. Each water-and-dirt-resistant guide sells for $5.95." -- "Garden Ideas and Outdoor Living"

ISBN: 9781583553404
ISBN-10: 1583553401
Series: Pocket Naturalist Guide Series
Audience: General
For Ages: 10+ years old
For Grades: 5+
Format: Booklet
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 1
Published: 15th September 2007
Publisher: Waterford Press Ltd
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 9.6  x 0.38
Weight (kg): 0.03