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Nature beyond Solitude: Notes from the Field

John Seibert Farnsworth


The field notes taken for this book are not only about nature, but from nature as well. The book lets the reader peer over the author'shoulder as he takes his notes. The reader follows him to a series of field stations where he teams up with scientists, citizen scientists, rangers, stewards, and graduate students engaged in long-term ecological study, all the while scribbling down what he sees, hears, and feels in the moment. The field stations are located at Hastings Natural History Reservation, studying acorn woodpeckers; Santa Cruz Island Reserve, studying island foxes; Golden Gate Raptor O ... More

Keywords: acorn woodpeckers, nature, natural world, ecological study, field notes, field stations, island foxes, hawks, hydroelectric dam

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9781501747281
Published to Cornell Scholarship Online: September 2020 DOI:10.7591/cornell/9781501747281.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

John Seibert Farnsworth, author
Santa Clara University