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Ed Swan's new Birds of Vashon Book is out! This is the most comprehensive book on Vashon's birds available. We highly recommend it!!!! Click here to  BUY directly from Ed. 

Barb Gustafson's Vashon ABC's is a book about shoreline species on Vashon for the younger reader. Available at Vashon Bookshop, Country Store, Burton Store and Heron's Nest on Vashon. 

Featured Publications

Vashon Nature Center, LLC

Laminated Field Guide to over 130 island species! $5.95

Learn how to identify over 130 island species. Also includes a map of island preserves best for wildlife watching. Folds to fit easily in a large pocket or backpack. Water resistant (not waterproof). Special thanks to islander Jane Neubauer for suggesting this field guide opportunity and for helping us in many ways from start to finish!


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