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The Urban Bestiary: Encountering the Everyday Wild
The Urban Bestiary: Encountering the Everyday Wild
by Lyanda Lynn Haupt
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From the bestselling author of Crow Planet, a compelling journey into the secret lives of the wild animals at our back door. In The Urban Bestiary, acclaimed nature writer Lyanda Lynn Haupt journeys into the heart of the everyday wild, where coyotes,... (read more)

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Suburban Safari: A Year on the Lawn
Suburban Safari: A Year on the Lawn
by Hannah Holmes
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The suburban lawn sprouts a crop of contradictory myths. To some, it's a green oasis; to others, it's eco-purgatory. Science writer Hannah Holmes spent a year appraising the lawn through the eyes of the squirrels, crows, worms, and spiders who think of... (read more)

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Suburban Safari: A Year on the Lawn
Suburban Safari: A Year on the Lawn
by Hannah Holmes
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Who knew that an investigation into that patch of grass in our backyards could be so fruitful-and so funny? More than 550 square miles of new lawns unfold each year in the U.S. alone. Although new research shows that these lawns aren't nearly as... (read more)

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Colorados Backyard Wildlife
Colorados Backyard Wildlife
by Carol A Moorhead
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Introduces a variety of animals and habitats that exist along Colorado's Front Range. Ages 12 and up.... (read more)

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Attracting Wildlife to Your Backyard: Month-By-Month Projects for Family Fun
Attracting Wildlife to Your Backyard: Month-By-Month Projects for Family Fun
by Marcus Schneck
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Make your backyard the best little wildlife sanctuary on the block. There are many ways to attract birds and butterflies to your backyard—and a lot of them work, giving us all a chance to enjoy these beautiful, coveted creatures. But have you... (read more)

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A Field Guide to Your Own Back Yard
A Field Guide to Your Own Back Yard
by John Hanso Mitchell
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"If there is grass and a few scraggling trees, there will be wildlife," suggests John Hanson Mitchell, an internationally recognized naturalist and advocate for tuning your senses to the wonders that await in your own backyard. Whether your yard consists... (read more)

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Zooburbia: Meditations on the Wild Animals Among Us
Zooburbia: Meditations on the Wild Animals Among Us
by Tai Moses
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To be alienated from animals is to live a life that is not quite whole, contends nature writer Tai Moses in Zooburbia. Urban and suburban residents share our environments with many types of wildlife: squirrels, birds, spiders, and increasingly lizards... (read more)

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My Backyard Jungle: The Adventures of an Urban Wildlife Lover Who Turned His Yard Into Habitat and Learned to Live with It
My Backyard Jungle: The Adventures of an Urban Wildlife Lover Who Turned His Yard Into Habitat and Learned to Live with It
by James Barilla
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For James Barilla and his family, the dream of transforming their Columbia, South Carolina, backyard into a haven for wildlife evoked images of kids catching grasshoppers by day and fireflies at night, of digging up potatoes and picking strawberries... (read more)

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A Nature Lover's Almanac: Kinky Bugs, Stealthy Critters, Prosperous Plants & Celestial Wonders
A Nature Lover's Almanac: Kinky Bugs, Stealthy Critters, Prosperous Plants & Celestial Wonders
by Diane Olson
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Did you know that: We all have follicle mites living on our faces? In India, the humble pigeon is a symbol of lust? Jumping spiders sometimes watch TV with you? Healthy garden soil has the same characteristics as a good chocolate cake? The North Pole... (read more)

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Central Park in the Dark: More Mysteries of Urban Wildlife
Central Park in the Dark: More Mysteries of Urban Wildlife
by Marie Winn
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Central Park in the Dark explores a natural world that flourishes in the midst of a crowded and mechanized city. These exuberant essays lead the reader through the cycle of seasons as experienced by nocturnal beasts (raccoons, bats, black skimmers... (read more)

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Coyote at the Kitchen Door: Living with Wildlife in Suburbia
Coyote at the Kitchen Door: Living with Wildlife in Suburbia
by Stephen Destefano
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A moose frustrates commuters by wandering onto the highway; a cougar stalks his prey through suburban backyards; an alligator suns himself in a strip mall parking lot. Such stories, which regularly make headline news, highlight the blurred divide that... (read more)

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Field Guide to Urban Wildlife
Field Guide to Urban Wildlife
by Julie Feinstein
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Identify and understand the wildlife most commonly found living near humans--and how they've adapted to thrive in cities and suburbs The first field guide of its type ever published Species accounts for 135 common urban North American mammals, birds, and... (read more)

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Field Notes from a Hidden City: An Urban Nature Diary
Field Notes from a Hidden City: An Urban Nature Diary
by Esther Woolfson
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Field Notes From a Hidden City is set against the background of the austere, grey and beautiful northeast Scottish city of Aberdeen. In it, Esther Woolfson examines the elements—geographic, atmospheric and environmental—which bring diverse life... (read more)

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Nature Wars: The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards Into Battlegrounds
Nature Wars: The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards Into Battlegrounds
by Jim Sterba
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This may be hard to believe but it is very likely that more people live in closer proximity to more wild animals, birds and trees in the eastern United States today than anywhere on the planet at any time in history.  For nature lovers, this should... (read more)

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Nature Wars: The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards Into Battlegrounds
Nature Wars: The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards Into Battlegrounds
by Jim Sterba
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For four hundred years, explorers, traders, and settlers plundered North American wildlife in an escalating rampage, but in the twentieth century an incredible turnaround took place. Conservationists created wildlife sanctuaries, restored... (read more)

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Wild Neighbors: The Humane Approach to Living with Wildlife
Wild Neighbors: The Humane Approach to Living with Wildlife
by John Hadidian
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Ways to enjoy wildlife and to deal with inevitable encounters in a humane fashion.... (read more)

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My Backyard Jungle: The Adventures of an Urban Wildlife Lover Who Turned His Yard Into Habitat and Learned to Live with It
My Backyard Jungle: The Adventures of an Urban Wildlife Lover Who Turned His Yard Into Habitat and Learned to Live with It
by James Barilla
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James Barilla is associate professor in the MFA program of the University of South Carolina, where he teaches creative nonfiction and environmental writing. He lives in Columbia, SC.... (read more)

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Coyote at the Kitchen Door: Living with Wildlife in Suburbia
Coyote at the Kitchen Door: Living with Wildlife in Suburbia
by Stephen Destefano
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A moose frustrates commuters by wandering onto the highway; a cougar stalks his prey through suburban backyards; an alligator suns himself in a strip mall parking lot. Such stories, which regularly make headline news, highlight the blurred divide that... (read more)

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Beastley Abodes: Homes for Birds, Bats, Butterflies & Other Backyard Wildlife
Beastley Abodes: Homes for Birds, Bats, Butterflies & Other Backyard Wildlife
by Bobbe Needham
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Presents detailed instructions for creating and positioning some 35 simple but beautiful homes for desirable wildlife, from tufted titmice to toads. Each projects includes tool and material lists and the finished homes are designed to meet the safety... (read more)

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Squirrel Wars: Backyard Wildlife Battles & How to Win Them
Squirrel Wars: Backyard Wildlife Battles & How to Win Them
by George H Harrison
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Despite our reverence for wildlife, many of our most favorite species raise havoc in lawns and gardens from city to suburbia. This book solves backyard problems with squirrels, raccoons, deer, crows, insects and a host of other "pests", and leads to a... (read more)

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