Browse by Subject: Natural History

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Landscapes and Hydrology of the Predrainage Everglades

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Florida's Fishing Legends and Pioneers

Chronicles the exploits of the most influential men and women of the sport throughout the state. Chosen by Doug Kelly for their contributions to the techniques, equipment, and strategies of fishing--and often radiating colorful personalities--these "hall of fame" legends and pioneers have helped preserve the Sunshine State as a top fishing destination.

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Salvaging the Real Florida: Lost and Found in the State of Dreams

Salvaging the Real Florida invites readers to rediscover treasures hidden in plain sight. Join Belleville as he paddles a glowing lagoon, slogs through a swamp, explores a spring cave, dives a "literary" shipwreck, and pays a visit to the colorful historic district of an old riverboat town. Journey with him in search of the apple snail, the black bear, a rare cave-dwelling shrimp, and more.

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Atlas of Florida's Natural Heritage: Biodiversity, Landscapes, Stewardship, and Opportunities

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The Florida Manatee: Biology and Conservation

From two experts in the field comes the most complete single volume on manatee biology and conservation available. Weaves fact with real-life scenarios to explain what science has learned about this unusual animal.

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Paving Paradise: Florida's Vanishing Wetlands and the Failure of No Net Loss

Exposing the unseen environmental consequences of rampant sprawl, Pittman and Waite explain how wetland protection creates the illusion of environmental protection while doing little to stem the tide of destruction.

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Encounters with Florida’s Endangered Wildlife

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Manatee Insanity: Inside the War over Florida's Most Famous Endangered Species

Why is the manatee just as imperiled today as it was 40 years ago?