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Book Review: Wildflowers of Northern California’s Wine Country and North Coast Ranges

October 01, 2007 by Sue Rosenthal

Wildflowers of Northern California’s Wine Country and North Coast Ranges, by Reny Parker, New Creek Ranch Press, 2007, 282 pages,

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Field Guide to the Lost Species of the San Francisco Bay Area

October 01, 2007 by Matthew Bettelheim

A field guide to help Bay Area naturalists in their search for local, lost species that are presumed extinct.

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Book Review: Geology of the San Francisco Bay Region

October 01, 2006 by Sue Rosenthal

Geology of the San Francisco Bay Region, by Doris Sloan, UC Press, 2006, 360 pages, $17.95
www.ucpress.edu
“The world-famous Bay

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Book Review: Introduction to California Spring Wildflowers and Introduction to Shore Wildflowers

October 01, 2004 by Sue Rosenthal

Introduction to California Spring Wildflowers of the Foothills, Valleys, and Coast, Revised Edition, by Philip A. Munz, edited by Dianne

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Book Review: Sierra Birds: A Hiker’s Guide

October 01, 2004 by Matthew Bettelheim

Sierra Birds: A Hiker’s Guide, by John Muir Laws, California Academy of Sciences/ Heyday Books, 2004, 64 pages, $9.95 (www.heydaybooks.com).

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Napa County Breeding Birds Atlas

January 01, 2004 by Leah Messinger

How many people does it take to figure out the number of bird species that breed in Napa County? For

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Book Review: Sharks, Rays, and Chimaeras of California

October 01, 2003 by Lorraine Rath

by David A. Ebert (text) and Matthew D. Squillante (illustrations), University of California Press, 2003, 284 pages, $19.95 (www.ucpress.edu).
 

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Book Review: Introduction to Trees of the San Francisco Bay Region

October 01, 2003 by Irene Barnard

by Glenn Keator, University of California Press, 2002, 251 pages, $14.95 (www.ucpress.edu).
 

Bay Area botanist Glenn Keator, author of

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Book Review: Birding at the Bottom of the Bay

October 01, 2002 by Margarita Kloss

by the members of the Santa Clara Audubon Society
Santa Clara Valley Audubon Society, 2002
152 pages, $14.50
This little

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Book Review: Inland Fishes of California

October 01, 2002 by Margarita Kloss

by Peter Moyle
University of California Press, 2002
502 pages, $70
In this revision of his 1976 classic, biologist Peter

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