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Natural History Book Club: The Lost Art of Reading Nature’s Signs

July 21, 2017- 9:30 am - 11:00 am

The Natural History Institute offers a monthly book club, each month featuring a prominent, and often timely, book on natural history, the environment, and current conservation issues. This month it’s:

The Lost Art of Reading Nature’s Signs: Use Outdoor Clues to Find Your Way, Predict the Weather, Locate Water, Track Animals—and Other Forgotten Skills, by Tristan Gooley (2014)

In The Lost Art of Reading Nature’s Signs, Gooley has compiled more than 850 outdoor tips—many not found in any other book in the world—that will open readers’ eyes to nature’s hidden logic. He shares techniques for forecasting and tracking, and for walking in the country or city, along the coast, and by night. This is the ultimate resource on what the land, sun, moon, stars, plants, animals, and clouds can reveal—if you only know how to look!” —From

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July 21, 2017
9:30 am - 11:00 am

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