Please check the Menu tab on the left for links to our other resources such as Kanopy, Lynda.com, and Rosetta Stone.

Chesapeake Bay: nature of the estuary : a field guide

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(1)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Publisher:
Tidewater Publishers,
Pub. Date:
c1989.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Description
This book has become the definitive field guide to the Chesapeake. Flora and fauna descriptions are arranged according to the bay's nine major habitats--from freshwater wetlands to saltwater marshes. The most important field marks of more than 500 species are shown in 350 superb pen-and-ink drawings, which make this benchmark work as beautiful as it is useful.The book is designed as a user-friendly introduction to the natural history of the Chesapeake Bay. Scientific jargon is kept to a minimum. Illustrations and text are paired to present an easy-to-use primer on the estuarine system. The book takes an ecological approach to life above and below the Chesapeake's surface. Wetland and aquatic communities are emphasized.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
Contributors:
ISBN:
9780870333514
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 5a39a9ab-5b6c-cc24-0507-c298dc48aad4
Grouping Title chesapeake bay nature of the estuary a field guide
Grouping Author white christopher p
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-17 15:10:03PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-17 15:18:50PM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Teramura, Karen.
author White, Christopher P., 1956-
author2-role Teramura, Karen.
author_display White, Christopher P
available_at_aacpl Crofton Library, Glen Burnie Library, Linthicum Library, Mountain Road Library
collection_aacpl ADULT
detailed_location_aacpl Crofton Library - Nonfiction, Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library - Nonfiction, Glen Burnie Library - Nonfiction, Linthicum Library - Nonfiction, Mountain Road Library - Nonfiction, Severna Park Library - Nonfiction
display_description
format_aacpl Book
format_category_aacpl Books
id 5a39a9ab-5b6c-cc24-0507-c298dc48aad4
isbn 9780870333514
item_details ils:a98236|31997042311720|Mountain Road Library - Nonfiction|MD 574.92 W|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Jul 08, 2017|MTR||, ils:a98236|31997054660360|Linthicum Library - Nonfiction|MD 574.92 W|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Mar 16, 2018|LIN||, ils:a98236|31997061140356|Severna Park Library - Nonfiction|MD 574.92 W|||1|false|false|||||In Transit|Nov 06, 2018|S-PK||, ils:a98236|31997069608933|Crofton Library - Nonfiction|MD 574.92 W|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out|Nov 14, 2018|CRO||, ils:a98236|31997069608941|Linthicum Library - Nonfiction|MD 574.92 W|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Jul 26, 2017|LIN||, ils:a98236|31997069608974|Crofton Library - Nonfiction|MD 574.92 W|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Sep 28, 2017|CRO||, ils:a98236|31997069609014|Linthicum Library - Nonfiction|MD 574.92 W|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Oct 04, 2018|LIN||, ils:a98236|31997069609022|Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library - Nonfiction|MD 574.92 W|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out|Nov 02, 2018|EAN||, ils:a98236|31997069609030|Crofton Library - Nonfiction|MD 574.92 W|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Oct 01, 2018|CRO||, ils:a98236|31997082692419|Glen Burnie Library - Nonfiction|MD 574.92 W|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Sep 05, 2018|NCO||
itype_aacpl Adult Nonfiction, Maryland Fiction and Nonfiction
last_indexed 2018-11-17T20:18:50.526Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_aacpl MD 574.92 W
owning_library_aacpl Anne Arundel County Public Library
owning_location_aacpl Crofton Library, Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library, Glen Burnie Library, Linthicum Library, Mountain Road Library, Severna Park Library
primary_isbn 9780870333514
publishDate 1989
record_details ils:a98236|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Tidewater Publishers,|c1989.|ix, 212 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_aacpl
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:a98236 31997069609014 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:a98236 31997042311720 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:a98236 31997082692419 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:a98236 31997069608933 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:a98236 31997061140356 Checked Out In Transit false false true false false true
ils:a98236 31997069609030 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:a98236 31997069608974 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:a98236 31997069609022 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:a98236 31997069608941 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:a98236 31997054660360 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
subject_facet Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.) -- Description and travel, Marine biology -- Chesapeake, Marine ecology -- Chesapeake Bay, Natural history -- Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.) -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
title_display Chesapeake Bay : nature of the estuary : a field guide
title_full Chesapeake Bay : nature of the estuary : a field guide / by Christopher P. White ; with drawings by Karen Teramura
title_short Chesapeake Bay :
title_sub nature of the estuary : a field guide
topic_facet Chesapeake, Chesapeake Bay, Description and travel, Marine biology, Marine ecology, Natural history