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Field guide to the Southwestern states

Complete guide to southwestern geology, fossils, wildlife habitats, weather, and ecology.

Bosque del Apache A Brief History

Bosque del Apache A Brief History teaches the history of Bosque del Apache starting even before the area became a national wildlife refuge and details how it became the beloved refuge it is today!

America's National Wildlife Refuges a complete guide

Originally published for the 100th anniversary of the National Wildlife Refuge System, this popular guide describes each of the 530 refuges nationwide.

National Geographic FG to the Birds of North America

Has all 1023 species in North America, 3500 detailed illustrations, and over 900 maps !

It's Snowing Geese

"It's Snowing Geese", is a beautiful story about the snow geese that spend the winter season at the Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge in New Mexico. It is written by Dr. Daniel A. D'Auria (Dr DAD) and illustrated with his captivating wildlife photographs. Dr. Daniel A. D'Auria is a practicing physician in Southern New Jersey with a passion for wildlife photography. He has combined his love of wildlife and nature with his own stories, told in rhyme, to create a series of wildlife books. The stories and photos will intrigue and captivate children of all ages.

Creatures of the Desert World

This amazing pop up book is both fun and educational!

Featuring six different interactive scenes to play and read though, this book is an excellent gift for all ages!


Meet us under the night sky

If your Jr. Ranger wants to know about the night sky this is a wonderful book to start with.

Cacti of the Desert Southwest

This new field guide has 33 cacti and cactus~like plants most commonly found in the region, 12 of which are found in NM.

Reptiles and Amphibians of the Chihuahuan Desert

This amazing foldout guide goes over 41 different reptiles and amphibians found in the Chihuahuan desert!