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Books and Field Guides

East Bay Nature carries a huge selection of field guides, nature-oriented books, children's books and fold-out guides from these publishers / distributors:*

Aark ABA
Audubon Azalea Creek
Bauer Bay Nature Magazine
Bee Diverse Birdco
Birding Company Birdwatcher's Digest
Crane Creek Graphics DK Publishing
Earth, Sun, Moon Heyday Books
Local Birds Lone Pine
Lukas Guides MDIA
Penguin Books Quick Reference Guide
Songbird Essentials STOKES
Willow Creek

* availability in each store may vary.

Conversation with a Crow


I was watching all the bird activity on my feeders recently, specifically noting the hierarchy of birds getting to feed while others were waiting their turn. While I was checking out the action I suddenly noticed another bird, a crow, looking my way.

"Hey!" I called to the crow. "Are you watching me?" Incredibly, the crow answered. "Yes, people watching is my hobby. I find human behavior both fascinating and complex." "Thatís funny," I said.

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East Bay Times Article


Attracting birds and bees to our yards and gardens is simple, if we provide what they like and need.

Joanie Smith, owner of East Bay Nature in Walnut Creek, says there are five essential elements for success ó water, food, cover, nesting and safety.

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