Bruce Mueller is the rock expert who brought you the very popular Complete Guide to Petoskey Stones. Bookstores all along Lake Michigan loved that book, but they also expressed many requests for a rock identification guide for Lake Michigan. Here it is. Mueller researched the entire shoreline of Lake Michigan to write this guide to Lake Michigan rocks. This is the perfect guidebook for any-one or any family who walks the beach and wonders, What is this?
Describes where and what to collect in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan and Ohio. Learn how to hunt on your own, what collectibles can be found and how to preserve your specimens.
Author: Charles Ferguson Barker
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
Describes the different types of rocks and fossils found underneath Michigan, and explains how they got there.
The perfect rock identification guide for Lake Superior
The third volume in a series chronicling the natural treasures of Michigan provides a close-up look at some of the numerous fossils that can be found throughout the state, along with a helpful photographic identification guide and a listing of the best fossil sites. Original.
Geology of Michigan
Author: John Adam Dorr, Donald F. Eschman
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
Studies the land and waters of Michigan
The definitive rock identification guide for Lake Huron
Full-color photos and details make it simple and fun to identify your finds.
Is This an Agate?
Publisher: Thunder Bay Press Michigan
A 24 page concise, just-the-facts identification guide to the beach stones along the Lake Superior shore of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Illustrated by the author with very realistic paintings and accompanied with maps and clear directions to the public-accessible beaches from Little Girl's Point near Ironwood to Whitefish Point. Nearly 30,000 copies sold since 2001. A must for beachcombers and vacationers coming to the U.P.!
Organized by family, an illustrated guide to Michigan fishes includes facts on range, preferred habitat, and migrations.
Michigan Rocks & Minerals
Author: Dan R. Lynch, Bob Lynch
Publisher: Adventure Publications
Focusing on rocks and minerals found in Michigan, this field guide features full-color photographs and information to help readers quickly and easily identify the rocks and minerals they find.
You've seen Michigan's beautiful wildflowers. Now learn to identify them. This is your field guide to 200 of Michigan's wildflowers. Full-page photographs and an easy-to-read format present the information that's critical to accurate identification. And the species are organized by color, so when you see a purple flower, simply turn to the purple section of the book. Wildflower identification has never been easier!
Michigan Nature Set
Author: James Kavanagh
The Michigan Nature Set offers the best in wildlife and plant identification for The Great Lakes State. The set includes three Pocket Naturalist Guides to Michigan, Trees & Wildflowers, Birds, and Wildlife, and is attractively packaged in an acetate bag. The beautifully illustrated folding guides highlight well over 300 familiar and unique species and include ecoregion maps featuring prominent wildlife-viewing areas and botanical sanctuaries. Laminated for durability, Pocket NaturalistGuides are lightweight, pocket-sized sources of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike. Made in the USA.