Backyard Biology

Nature stories from my backyard and beyond

Pick of the Month

Backyard Biology:
Nature Stories and Nature Activities
from My Backyard and Beyond

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Backyard Biology - the Book. Includes 15 nature stories, 13 nature activities and wonderful drawings from renown nature artist Deborah Sovinee.

Makes a great gift for budding naturalists, both young and old.

To order from Amazon, click on the Amazon "Backyard Biology" link to the right.

Contents:

Nature Stories

  • Seashore Treasuresdead man's fingers
  • The Frog Basin
  • The Imposters
  • Risks vs. Rewards
  • Mother Nature's Fashion Show
  • What If?
  • Winter Moths
  • A Life of Community Service
  • Through the Looking Glass
  • Chasing Fireflies
  • Whirligig Beetles
  • Dead or Alive
  • The Bumblebee
  • The Perfect Predator
  • Dive Bombers

Nature Activities

  • Homemade Microscopewhirligig eyes
  • Berlese Funnel
  • Hiddeen Colors
  • Filter Feeders
  • Wasp Feeders
  • Winter in the Leaf Litter
  • Leaf Decay
  • 3-D Photography
  • Whirligig Eyes
  • Bark Beetlke Engravings
  • Plant Maze
  • Dusting for Spider Webs
  • Seed Power

 

 

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