Pocket Naturalist Guides
Edible Wild Plants: Some wild edible plants have poisonous look-alikes, and it is important to know the difference when harvesting. Edible Wild Plants is a simplified guide to familiar and widespread species of edible berries, nuts, leaves and roots found in North America. This beautifully illustrated guide identifies over 100 familiar species and includes information on how to harvest their edible parts. It also includes a section on dangerous poisonous plants to avoid that have contact poisons that can blister skin. This convenient guide is an ideal, portable source of practical information and ideal for field use.
Medicinal Plants: This guide describes traditional wilderness remedies using familiar widespread plants.
Animal Tracks: Animal Tracks provides a simplified field reference to the tracks signs and scat of over 65 familiar North American species. Updated with a new cover design, it also features a ruler for measuring the tracks. This beautifully illustrated guide is an excellent source of portable information and ideal for field use by visitors and residents alike.
Wilderness Survival: Wilderness Survival, How to Stay Alive in the Wilderness, is a must-have reference guide for hikers and anyone who travels in wilderness areas. This indispensable, lightweight guide provides essential survival information, including finding food and water, first aid, shelter- and signal-making. The Pocket Naturalist(tm) series is an introduction to common plants and animals and natural phenomena. Each pocket-sized, folding guide highlights up to 150 species and most feature a map identifying prominent sanctuaries and outstanding natural attractions. Each is laminated for durability.
Wilderness Survival 2: Wilderness Survival, 2nd Edition, is your survival tool for staying alive if you are ever lost or immobilized in the wilderness. Included is essential information on basic first aid, including up-to-date steps for performing CPR. This guide also provides information on building a shelter, signaling for help, foraging for food and water―including recognizing edible plants―making a fire, avoiding outdoor hazards like animal encounters and dangerous weather, and navigating through the wilderness. Portable and light-weight, this valuable pocket guide is an important source of information for outdoor professionals and recreationists, and anyone active in a wilderness setting.
Features of the Pocket Guide:
- Publisher: Waterford Press Ltd.
- Size: 31/2 X 81/4 folded, opens to 22 X 81/4, color illustrations, diagrams
- Series: Pocket Naturalist Guide Series
- Pages: 1
- Product dimensions: 3.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.30(d)
- Made in the USA.
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