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Fee Mining and Rockhounding Adventures in the West

By James Martin Monaco & Jeannette Hathaway Monaco 1889786187

This unique guide directs you to over 94 collecting locations plus 150 museums, caves, points of interest, fairs and festivals throughout the western states. Digging locations are varied and include fee mines, gold prospecting areas, sites to hunt rocks, minerals and fossils, and collecting adventure tours.

$ 15.95 | Add to cart

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Gold Prospectors Handbook

By Jack Black 935182322

This book includes how to pan gold, prospect streams, gold in lode, retorts, geology, sampling techniques, tools and how to use them, sluices, portable dredges, glossary, and other valuable minerals.

$ 10.95 | Add to cart

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GPS Guide to Western Gem Trails

By David A. Kelty 89786353

Compasses have been the standard for locating collecting sites for decades, but there is an alternative way to find your destination- The GPS Guide to Western Gem Trails. Compiled by a veteran rockhound, this handy supplemental GPS guide directs you to the best collecting sites found in the Gem Trails books series as well as other popular rockhounding guides. 232pp, 2007

$ 17.95 | Add to cart

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Map: Sanders AZ - Surface Management Map

By BLM 100SANDERS

BLM shows roads, and topographic detail. Much of the map shows Navajo Indian Reservation. Differentiates between public and private land, and also among the various agencies who manage the public lands. Visit the Petrified Forest National Park and Painted Desert Visitor Center. Picnicking, hiking, scenic driving, and photography in the area. Use the map for the northern section of AZ Hunting Unit 2A. Scale 1:100,000. 2002

$ 7.99 | Add to cart

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Peterson's First Guide to Rocks & Minerals

By Frederick H. Pough 395935431

Written and designed for the beginner, this book describes and illustrates the most common and interesting rocks and minerals, from simple sandstone to exotic gems. Illustrated with dozens of beautiful color photographs, it tells how these rocks and minerals formed and how to identify them--and includes tips on collecting.

$ 7.95 | Add to cart

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Pocket Naturalist: Geology

By James Kavanaugh 1583550755

A light and easy guide to the most common rocks, fossils, gemstones and other minerals - and usual ways to appreciate `em - like rockhounding. Waterproof and tearproof plastic coating. 2012, fold-out guide

$ 6.95 | Add to cart

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Weekend Gold Miner

By A.H. Ryan, Ph.D. 935182462

$ 5.95 | Add to cart

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Roadside Geology Of Arizona

By Halka Chronic 0878421475

Learn the fascinating story of Arizona`s geological past as you travel over the Colorado Plateau, down the Mogollon Rim, up into the sky islands, and across the Colorado River lowlands. Clearly written for the layman. 1983.

$ 20.00 | Add to cart

Nature » Plants
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100 Roadside Wildflowers

By Western National Parks Association 911408738

In the Southwest, a parade of flowers can surprise you with their astonishing color and quantity. Blooms of red, yellow, pink, purple, and orange populate the woodlands. This book focuses on species you're most likely to see and helps you quickly identify them.

$ 9.99 | Add to cart

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Edible and Useful Plants of the Southwest

By Delena Tull 292748279

All around us there are wild plants useful for food, medicine, and clothing, but most of us don't know how to identify or use them. This book includes recipes for foods, wild teas and spices, wild plant dyes and many more uses.

$ 29.95 | Add to cart

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Falcon Field Guide: Edible Wild Plants

By Todd Telander 762774210

Edible Wild Plants is a field guide to the 90 most common and sought-after species in North America. Conveniently sized to fit in your pocket and featuring full-color, detailed illustrations, this informative guide makes it easy to identify plants in your backyard, favorite parks, and wildlife areas.

$ 9.95 | Add to cart

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Medicinal Plants of the American Southwest

By Charles W. Kane 977133376

Inside this essential resource you will find medicinal uses for over 160 southwestern plants. Also historical, traditional and modern applications along with english, spanish and scientific names of plants.

$ 19.95 | Add to cart

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Mountain Trees of Southern Arizona

By Frank S. Rose 9781886679474

A unique guide to our amazing native trees, this book features common and notable trees growing at 4,500 feet or more in the Sky Islands of southern Arizona. Unlike field guides of the past, it uses the same approach as Frank Rose's heralded Mountain Wildflowers of Southern Arizona, providing not only a large image of each tree, but several smaller images of their components--such as bark, fruit, flowers or cones in various stages of development, as well as occasional photos of animals that find resources in those trees.

$ 19.95 | Add to cart

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Pocket Naturalist: Edible Wild Plants

By James Kavanaugh 1583551271

A light and easy guide to the most common - and tasty - species of North American plants that won`t give you a tummy-ache. Waterproof and tearproof plastic coating. 2012, fold-out guide

$ 6.95 | Add to cart

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Pocket Naturalist: Invasive Plants

By James Kavanaugh 158355206-5

Illegal immigrants! Space aliens! And now THIS! Yep, non-native plants are sneaking into Western states too, and they are a REAL problem, so grab this nifty pocket guide and check those weeds in your yard or pasture against the dozens of color illustrations herein. If you think you have a nasty growing in your garden, do not approach the miscreant - contact your local ag agent or friendly BLM range guy or gal.

$ 6.95 | Add to cart

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Pocket Naturalist: Mushrooms

By James Kavanaugh 158355182-4

This handy and handsomely-illustrated pocket-sized guide shows twelve panels of the common mushrooms found in North America. Those little black skulls next to some of them indicate that you should NOT try cooking them without further consultation.

$ 6.95 | Add to cart

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Pocket Naturalist: Medicinal Plants

By James Kavanaugh 1583551905

A light and easy guide for Medicinal Plants with gorgeous full colored illustrations. Waterproof and tearproof plastic coating, 2002 fold out guide.

$ 6.95 | Add to cart

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Pocket Naturalist: Trees

By James Kavanaugh 1583551786

A light and easy guide to Trees with gorgeous full color illustrations. Waterproof and tearproof plastic coating, 2002 fold out guide.

$ 6.95 | Add to cart

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Saguaro Cactus: Q&A

By James Cornett 937794147

$ 3.99 | Add to cart

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Saguaro Voices

By Gregory McNamee 1583691687

The breathtaking Sonoran Desert of southern Arizona is the northernmost home of the saguaro cactus, “an oddball of a plant,” according to author Gregory McNamee. Protected within Saguaro National Park and several national monuments, the saguaro is an idyllic symbol of the American West. Through inspiring quotations a and evocative photographs, Saguaro Voices celebrates this monumental, anthropomorphic cactus and the national parks in which it thrives.

$ 7.95 | Add to cart

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