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Seashore Plants of South Florida and the Caribbean
Language: en
Pages: 164
Authors: David W Nellis
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-17 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Seashore Plants of South Florida and the Caribbean is a complete source for information about which plants grow best in nearshore environments. It includes extensive characteristics of each plant, including: Form, flower and fruit date Geographic distribution and habitat Reproduction and propagation Ornamental uses Medicinal and toxic properties, including modern
Common Coastal Birds of Florida and the Caribbean
Language: en
Pages: 311
Authors: David W. Nellis
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Pineapple Press Inc

This book is for those who enjoy that precarious and ever-changing zone where the sea meets the land and want to understand the birds that frequent this special habitat in Florida and the islands to the south. Author David Nellis reveals the birds found along the beaches, among the mangroves,
Poisonous Plants and Animals of Florida and the Caribbean
Language: en
Pages: 315
Authors: David W. Nellis
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Pineapple Press Inc

-- By identifying dangerous organisms, this book makes life safer for those who encounter the exuberant diversity of nature in the American tropics -- Part One illustrates and describes each poisonous plant and animal in a nontechnical manner -- Part Two provides in-depth information of the toxins, symptoms, and treatments
Wildlife of the Caribbean
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Herbert A. Raffaele, James Wiley
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-25 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

The essential guide to the living wonders of the Caribbean islands This is the first comprehensive illustrated guide to the natural world of the Caribbean islands. It contains 600 vivid color images featuring 451 species of plants, birds, mammals, fish, seashells, and much more. While the guide primarily looks at
Dangerous Sea Life of the West Atlantic, Caribbean, and Gulf of Mexico
Language: en
Pages: 99
Authors: Edwin S Iversen, Renate H Skinner
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-17 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

How to recognize and avoid running afoul of the creatures that bite or sting, are poisonous when eaten, or are otherwise potentially harmful. A handy reference for swimmers, boaters, divers, anglers, and water-lovers.