This publication is a long-needed, comprehensive guide to wildflowers of southern California. User freindly and technically accurate, it focuses on Orange County and adjacent portions of Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Riverside, and San Diego counties. Nature lovers at every level will delight in identifying and learning the plant species of the Golden State.
of Orange County and the Santa Ana Mountains
Author: Robert L. Allen
About the Author
Robert L. Allen
Robert L. “Bob” “BugBob” Allen is an entomologist, botanist, instructor and photographer. Raised in San Juan Capistrano, he studied insects from a very early age. He and Fred attended Marco Forster Junior High School in San Juan Capistrano but never met until they entered Dana Hills High School where both learned native plants in natural history class. He attended Saddleback College in Mission Viejo, then California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. In 1982, Cal Poly awarded him a bachelor of Science degree in Environmental and Systematic Biology. In 2006, he received his Master of Science degree in Environmental Studies from California State University, Fullerton. At CSUF, he taught entomology and biological illustration. He teaches nature photography, entomology, botany and pollination classes in classroom and in the field. Bob is a Research Associate at the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden and a Research Associate in Entomology at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. He is now working on a book California’s pollinating insects.
Author: Markes E. Johnson
Co-authored by geologist Jorge Ledesma-Vázquez, this handbook on ecology and paleoecology is infused with insights on the origins and development of Mexico’s Sea of Cortés during a span of more …$ 19.95 Add to cart
Author: Linda Gallo Hawley
This book is a resource guide for parents, teachers, and children focused on studying the animal and plant species found in San Diego County. It teaches the reader to develop …$ 12.95 Add to cart