The village of Mendocino, California is surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and by Mendocino Headlands State Park and welcomes the visitor not only to a friendly small town but to an historic district filled with unique examples of 19th-century architecture, charming shops and bed-and-breakfast inns, art galleries and spas, gourmet restaurants, two history museums, and the renowned Mendocino Art Cente
This beautiful book features over 250 color photos from the Mendonoma Coast, the vast majority taken by nature photographer Craig Tooley. Jeanne writes a weekly column, Mendonoma Sightings, in the Independent Coast Observer, which has appeared for more than eight years. This book is a compilation of her work in the Independent Coast Observer.
A new, updated edition of the classic key to identifying wildflowers that grow in the range of the Coast Redwood tree, Sequoia sempervirens, along the coastal fog belt of California. Organized as a dichotomous key, leading the user first to flower families and then to the species. Includes flowers of sunny openings, fields, and streamsides, as well as flowers of the forest floor.
Touching Wings, Touching Wild is both a memoir and wildlife adventure. Ronnie James uses her thirty years experience of wildlife rescue, rehabilitation, and release to take us into a world governed by hunger and hormones, and we emerge with a new set of tools and references for enjoying and building relationships with the wildlife we all encounter.
Here is the definitive botanical guide to the wetlands, woodlands, coastlines, hills, and valleys of the San Francisco Bay Region.