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Coves of departure : field notes from the Sea of Cortez  Cover Image Book Book

Coves of departure : field notes from the Sea of Cortez / John Seibert Farnsworth.

Summary:

"The author documents ten years of explorations of the Baja peninsula and the Sea of Cortez as a professor taking undergraduates on sea kayak expeditions to the Isla Espiritu Santo archipelago. He also tells of his experiences with a condor restoration project in the Sierra San Pedro Martir based in a field station on Bahia de los Angeles"-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501730184
  • ISBN: 1501730185
  • Physical Description: xii, 193 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Ithaca : Comstock Publishing Associates, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Headwinds -- Vernal equinox -- Night life -- Transect in the Sierra de la Laguna -- To the island -- First interlude : August in Bahia de los Angeles -- Same beach, different expedition -- Sea sparkle -- Red sky at morning -- Second interlude : June in the Sierra San Pedro Mártir -- Essay : the cove of departure -- Death & poetry in the sand dunes -- Tailwind.
Subject: Farnsworth, John Seibert > Travel > Mexico > Baja California (Peninsula)
Farnsworth, John Seibert > Travel > Mexico > California, Gulf of.
Natural history > Mexico > Baja California (Peninsula)
Natural history > Mexico > California, Gulf of.
Baja California (Mexico : Peninsula) > Description and travel.
California, Gulf of (Mexico) > Description and travel.
Natural history.
Travel.
Mexico > Baja California (Peninsula)
Pacific Ocean > Gulf of California.

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La Conner Regional Library 508.72 FARNSW 107928 NON FICTION Available -


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