Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon: A Field Guide

4.17 avg rating
( 6 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780870715891: Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon: A Field Guide

"The first field guide devoted solely to Oregon's fascinating and abundant Odonates, Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon features stunning full-color photographs of every species currently known in Oregon, along with helpful identification tips.

Intended for naturalists, conservationists, and wildlife enthusiasts--amateur and experienced alike--Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon includes detailed species accounts with information on size, distribution, habitat, and natural history. This essential reference presents the life cycle and larval habits, photographs of the larvae of families, and maps of the Oregon range for each species.

· Full-color photographs of all species known in Oregon

· 91 species descriptions, with ID charts and illustrations

· Description of 30 best Oregon sites to observe dragonflies

· Useful appendices and index

"

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Cary Kerst is an aquatic entomologist retired from a career in environmental sciences. He has conducted professional aquatic insect studies on local rivers and streams and authored scientific articles on Caddisflies, Dragonflies, Damselflies, and Stoneflies.
After retiring from thirty years as a planner for the Lane Council of Governments, longtime birder Steve Gordon became interested in Odonates. He is a contributing author for Birds of Oregon: Status and Distribution and Birds of Lane County, Oregon and co-author, with Cary Kerst, of Dragonflies and Damselflies of the Willamette Valley, Oregon.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Gordon, Steve; Kerst, Cary
ISBN 10: 0870715895 ISBN 13: 9780870715891
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 12538600-n

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 17.70
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.64
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Steve Gordon, Cary Kerst
Published by Oregon State University, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0870715895 ISBN 13: 9780870715891
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oregon State University, United States, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. The first field guide devoted solely to Oregon s fascinating and abundant Odonates, Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon features stunning full-color photographs of every species currently known in Oregon, along with helpful identification tips. Intended for naturalists, conservationists, and wildlife enthusiasts--amateur and experienced alike-- Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon includes detailed species accounts with information on size, distribution, habitat, and natural history. This essential reference presents the life cycle and larval habits, photographs of the larvae of families, and maps of the Oregon range for each species. - Full-color photographs of all species known in Oregon- 91 species descriptions, with ID charts and illustrations- Description of 30 best Oregon sites to observe dragonflies- Useful appendices and index. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780870715891

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 20.35
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Cary Kerst; Steve Gordon
Published by University of Chicago press
ISBN 10: 0870715895 ISBN 13: 9780870715891
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description University of Chicago press. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0870715895

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 17.41
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Steve Gordon, Cary Kerst
Published by Oregon State University, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0870715895 ISBN 13: 9780870715891
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oregon State University, United States, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. The first field guide devoted solely to Oregon s fascinating and abundant Odonates, Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon features stunning full-color photographs of every species currently known in Oregon, along with helpful identification tips. Intended for naturalists, conservationists, and wildlife enthusiasts--amateur and experienced alike-- Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon includes detailed species accounts with information on size, distribution, habitat, and natural history. This essential reference presents the life cycle and larval habits, photographs of the larvae of families, and maps of the Oregon range for each species. - Full-color photographs of all species known in Oregon- 91 species descriptions, with ID charts and illustrations- Description of 30 best Oregon sites to observe dragonflies- Useful appendices and index. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780870715891

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 27.89
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Steve Gordon, Cary Kerst
Published by Oregon State University, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0870715895 ISBN 13: 9780870715891
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oregon State University, United States, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. The first field guide devoted solely to Oregon s fascinating and abundant Odonates, Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon features stunning full-color photographs of every species currently known in Oregon, along with helpful identification tips. Intended for naturalists, conservationists, and wildlife enthusiasts--amateur and experienced alike-- Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon includes detailed species accounts with information on size, distribution, habitat, and natural history. This essential reference presents the life cycle and larval habits, photographs of the larvae of families, and maps of the Oregon range for each species. - Full-color photographs of all species known in Oregon- 91 species descriptions, with ID charts and illustrations- Description of 30 best Oregon sites to observe dragonflies- Useful appendices and index. Bookseller Inventory # BTE9780870715891

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 27.89
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Cary Kerst, Steve Gordon
Published by OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0870715895 ISBN 13: 9780870715891
New Trade Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Powell's Books
(Portland, OR, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United States, 2011. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: New. TRADE PAPERBACK Legendary independent bookstore online since 1994. Reliable customer service and no-hassle return policy. History and Social Science>Pacific Northwest>Nature. Book: NEW, New. Bookseller Inventory # 01978087071589100. Bookseller Inventory # 01978087071589100

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 24.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.49
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Kerst, Cary; Gordon, Steve.
ISBN 10: 0870715895 ISBN 13: 9780870715891
New Softcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Ad Infinitum Books
(Mount Vernon, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Softcover. Book Condition: New. 304 pages. Softcover. New book. NATURE. Growing interest in watching and identifying dragonflies and damselflies has sharpened the need for an authoritative resource like Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon, a definitive field guide devoted solely to dragonflies and damselflies found in the state. Cary Kerst and Steve Gordon include information on identification, as well as biology and behavior, using common terms useful to the novice and experienced enthusiast alike. The book features stunning color photographs of male and female of all species currently known in Oregon, along with helpful illustrations and charts with important identification characteristics. Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon presents the life cycle and larval habits of dragonflies and damselflies, along with photographs of the larvae of families. The Oregon range for each species is mapped, and the size range of adults is provided in text and illustration. The book also includes a description of the best sites in Oregon to observe these amazing insects, a useful tool for viewing uncommon species in spectacular settings. Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon is an essential reference for Odonatists, entomologists, birders, butterfly watchers, fishermen, wetland experts, naturalists, gardeners, artists, photographers, and all outdoor enthusiasts. * 91 species descriptions, with ID charts * Full-color photographs of all species known in Oregon, with illustrations and charts * Description of 30 best locations in Oregon to observe dragonflies * Tables of illustrations used as pictorial keys * Useful appendices and index (Key Words: Nature, Oregon, Dragonflies, Damselflies, Field Guides). book. Bookseller Inventory # 78117X1

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 24.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Cary Kerst; Steve Gordon
Published by Oregon State University Press (2011)
ISBN 10: 0870715895 ISBN 13: 9780870715891
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oregon State University Press, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0870715895

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 30.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Kerst, Cary; Gordon, Steve
Published by Oregon State University Press
ISBN 10: 0870715895 ISBN 13: 9780870715891
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Russell Books
(Victoria, BC, Canada)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oregon State University Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0870715895 Special order direct from the distributor. Bookseller Inventory # ING9780870715891

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 24.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.00
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Cary Kerst
Published by Oregon State University Press
ISBN 10: 0870715895 ISBN 13: 9780870715891
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oregon State University Press. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New copy - Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Bookseller Inventory # B9780870715891

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 26.11
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.37
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book