Identifying Trees of the East

Filename: identifying-trees-of-the-east.pdf
ISBN: 9780811765633
Release Date: 2017-06-01
Number of pages: 416
Author: Michael D. Williams
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Download and read online Identifying Trees of the East in PDF and EPUB All-season field guide for identifying common trees of eastern NA This popular, field-tested guide for identifying trees in any season, not just when they are in full leaf, features 600 color photos and 200 line drawings showing bark, branching patterns, fruits, flowers, nuts, and overall appearance in addition to leaf color and shape. Accompanying text describes common locations and identifying characteristics. Covers every common tree in eastern North America, updated with the latest taxonomy and 130 range maps. Created for in-the-field or at-home use, this helpful guide includes an easy-to-use key to facilitate putting a name to a tree.


Identifying Trees of the West

Filename: identifying-trees-of-the-west.pdf
ISBN: 9780811762854
Release Date: 2015-11-15
Number of pages: 416
Author: Lois DeMarco
Publisher: Stackpole Books

Download and read online Identifying Trees of the West in PDF and EPUB Learn how to recognize trees you see every day by their bark; branching patterns; fruits, flowers, or nuts; and overall appearance. Created for in-the-field or at-home use, this guide is an easy-to-use resource that covers every common tree in western North America--from the eastern base of the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific coast.


Trees of Eastern North America

Filename: trees-of-eastern-north-america.pdf
ISBN: 9781400852994
Release Date: 2014-07-27
Number of pages: 720
Author: Gil Nelson
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Download and read online Trees of Eastern North America in PDF and EPUB Covering 825 species, more than any comparable field guide, Trees of Eastern North America is the most comprehensive, best illustrated, and easiest-to-use book of its kind. Presenting all the native and naturalized trees of the eastern United States and Canada as far west as the Great Plains--including those species found only in tropical and subtropical Florida and northernmost Canada--the book features superior descriptions; thousands of meticulous color paintings by David More that illustrate important visual details; range maps that provide a thumbnail view of distribution for each native species; "Quick ID" summaries; a user-friendly layout; scientific and common names; the latest taxonomy; information on the most recently naturalized species; keys to leaves and twigs; and an introduction to tree identification, forest ecology, and plant classification and structure. The easy-to-read descriptions present details of size, shape, growth habit, bark, leaves, flowers, fruit, flowering and fruiting times, habitat, and range. Using a broad definition of a tree, the book covers many small, overlooked species normally thought of as shrubs. With its unmatched combination of breadth and depth, this is an essential guide for every tree lover. The most comprehensive, best illustrated, and easiest-to-use field guide to the trees of eastern North America Covers 825 species, more than any comparable guide, including all the native and naturalized trees of the United States and Canada as far west as the Great Plains Features specially commissioned artwork, detailed descriptions, range maps for native species, up-to-date taxonomy and names, and much, much more An essential guide for every tree lover


A Field Guide to Eastern Trees

Filename: a-field-guide-to-eastern-trees.pdf
ISBN: 0547351178
Release Date: 1998-07-15
Number of pages: 448
Author: George A. Petrides
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Download and read online A Field Guide to Eastern Trees in PDF and EPUB This field guide features detailed descriptions of 455 species of trees native to eastern North America, including the Midwest and the South. The 48 color plates, 11 black-and-white plates, and 26 text drawings show distinctive details needed for identification. Color photographs and 266 color range maps accompany the species descriptions.


A Field Guide to Eastern Forests North America

Filename: a-field-guide-to-eastern-forests-north-america.pdf
ISBN: 0395928958
Release Date: 1988
Number of pages: 488
Author: John C. Kricher
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Download and read online A Field Guide to Eastern Forests North America in PDF and EPUB Identifies birds, mammals, reptiles, insects, trees, and flowers


A Guide to Field Guides

Filename: a-guide-to-field-guides.pdf
ISBN: 1563087073
Release Date: 1999
Number of pages: 304
Author: Diane Schmidt
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

Download and read online A Guide to Field Guides in PDF and EPUB Focusing on the North American continent, this book, the first of its kind, identifies and describes major field guides in all scientific subject areas (from plants, animals, and insects to astronomy and weather, geology and fossils, and man-made objects). Organized by topic, it offers complete bibliographic information and descriptions of more than 1,300 field guides.


A Naturalist s Guide to Forest Plants

Filename: a-naturalist-s-guide-to-forest-plants.pdf
ISBN: 0815607792
Release Date: 2003
Number of pages: 191
Author: Donald D. Cox
Publisher: Syracuse University Press

Download and read online A Naturalist s Guide to Forest Plants in PDF and EPUB "Cox provides complete and accurate details for those readers who are interested in collecting forest plants and preserving plant collection. For readers who wish to go a step beyond identifying and collecting plants, the final chapter describes nontechnical investigations, activities, and projects. The author emphasizes forest conservation and habitat preservation throughout this invaluable book."--Jacket.


Sibley s Common Trees

Filename: sibley-s-common-trees.pdf
ISBN: 1935622005
Release Date: 2010-10
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Author:
Publisher: Scott & Nix Incorporated

Download and read online Sibley s Common Trees in PDF and EPUB Featuring the most well-known 50 tree species in eastern North America, these high-quality, illustrated posters showcase beautifully rendered paintings designed to highlight the intricate details of each tree. For ease of comparison and identification, reproductions of similar tree types?from magnolia and birch to oak and ash to maple and elm?are grouped together. Using the foothills of the Rocky Mountains as the dividing line for east and west, this informative poster can be used for easy identification of trees found across North America. Printed and packaged using recycled papers, this stunning poster will enhance any tree-lovers' wall.


What Tree is That

Filename: what-tree-is-that.pdf
ISBN: 9780963465757
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 149
Author: Arbor Day Foundation
Publisher: Greenleaf Book Group

Download and read online What Tree is That in PDF and EPUB What Tree Is That? is a unique field guide that helps you identify the common trees of the United States and Canada using a step-by-step approach. Learn to recognize more than 250 tree varieties through their leaf margins and textures, the arrangement of leaves on twigs, pods or nuts, and trunk bark while referring to this scientifically illustrated, 164-page book.As you compare specific characteristics to original botanical illustrations, this easy-to-use manual guides you to a conclusion by posing a series of questions. Using the guides proven method, youll be able to distinguish hundreds of different tree varieties whether youre young or old, an amateur or a professional. Recognized artist Karina I. Helm created original illustrations for each of the trees included. A graduate of the prestigious University of California Santa Cruz science illustration certificate program, Helm satisfies both aesthetics and accuracy in the botanical images she renders. Her long-term associations with members of the nations scientific community contributed to the brilliant precision of Helms designs.The What Tree Is That? guide is a practical educational tool containing both common and scientific names. In addition to artistic depictions, it provides specific measurements in both inches and centimeters. Equipped with a durable, water-resistant cover, this 8.5 x 4-inch companion guide slips easily into your pocket for quick reference on your hikes.


American Book Publishing Record

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ISBN: UOM:39015066180442
Release Date: 2007
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Illustrated Book of Trees

Filename: illustrated-book-of-trees.pdf
ISBN: 9780811741644
Release Date: 2002-03-01
Number of pages: 720
Author: William Carey Grimm
Publisher: Stackpole Books

Download and read online Illustrated Book of Trees in PDF and EPUB Completely revised and updated. More than 30 new species described and illustrated.


Trees of Western North America

Filename: trees-of-western-north-america.pdf
ISBN: 9781400851850
Release Date: 2014-07-27
Number of pages: 560
Author: Richard Spellenberg
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Download and read online Trees of Western North America in PDF and EPUB Covering 630 species, more than any comparable field guide, Trees of Western North America is the most comprehensive, best illustrated, and easiest-to-use book of its kind. Presenting all the native and naturalized trees of the western United States and Canada as far east as the Great Plains, the book features superior descriptions; thousands of meticulous color paintings by David More that illustrate important visual details; range maps that provide a thumbnail view of distribution for each native species; "Quick ID" summaries; a user-friendly layout; scientific and common names; the latest taxonomy; information on the most recently naturalized species; a key to leaves; and an introduction to tree identification, forest ecology, and plant classification and structure. The easy-to-read descriptions present details of size, shape, growth habit, bark, leaves, flowers, fruit, flowering and fruiting times, habitat, and range. Using a broad definition of a tree, the book covers many small, overlooked species normally thought of as shrubs, as well as treelike forms of cacti and yuccas. With its unmatched combination of breadth and depth, this is an essential guide for every tree lover. The most comprehensive, best illustrated, and easiest-to-use field guide to the trees of western North America Covers 630 species, more than any comparable guide, including all the native and naturalized trees of the United States and Canada as far east as the Great Plains Features specially commissioned artwork, detailed descriptions, range maps for native species, up-to-date taxonomy and names, and much, much more An essential guide for every tree lover


The Sibley Guide to Trees

Filename: the-sibley-guide-to-trees.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39076002858608
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 426
Author:
Publisher: Knopf

Download and read online The Sibley Guide to Trees in PDF and EPUB Featuring more than 4,100 detailed paintings and five hundred maps, highlights the similarities and distinctions between approximately six hundred North American tree species.


Keepers of the Trees

Filename: keepers-of-the-trees.pdf
ISBN: 9781626368637
Release Date: 2010-04-30
Number of pages: 272
Author: Ann Linnea
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

Download and read online Keepers of the Trees in PDF and EPUB Engage in the life stories of fourteen people whose lives have been shaped by trees—featuring the true stories of a tree doctor, big tree hunter Will Blozan, Plant Amnesty’s pruner, and ninety-four-year-old logger Merve Wilkinson. Also interviewed is Vietnam veteran Bud Pearson, whose post-traumatic stress disorder found healing and acceptance as a wood carver in the wilds of Montana, as well as Andy Lipkis, founder of TreePeople, who has spent thirty-five years ripping up concrete in L.A. to plant over two million trees in an effort to stop flooding and reduce air pollution. Each tree keeper reveals the inspiration and organization behind their advocacy with detailed explanations and touching stories of how their lives have come to be shaped by the forests they are fighting to preserve. Keepers of the Trees includes stories from all over North America, including Vancouver, Chicago, L.A., and Montana. This book includes one hundred color photographs of the tree keepers in action as well as diagrams illustrating the keepers’ work. These are inspirational stories of conservation, healing, passion, and advocacy for any classroom, conservationist, activist, and nature lover.


Beetles of Eastern North America

Filename: beetles-of-eastern-north-america.pdf
ISBN: 9781400851829
Release Date: 2014-06-08
Number of pages: 560
Author: Arthur V. Evans
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Download and read online Beetles of Eastern North America in PDF and EPUB Beetles of Eastern North America is a landmark book--the most comprehensive full-color guide to the remarkably diverse and beautiful beetles of the United States and Canada east of the Mississippi River. It is the first color-illustrated guide to cover 1,406 species in all 115 families that occur in the region--and the first new in-depth guide to the region in more than forty years. Lavishly illustrated with over 1,500 stunning color images by some of the best insect photographers in North America, the book features an engaging and authoritative text by noted beetle expert Arthur Evans. Extensive introductory sections provide essential information on beetle anatomy, reproduction, development, natural history, behavior, and conservation. Also included are tips on where and when to find beetles; how to photograph, collect, and rear beetles; and how to contribute to research. Each family and species account presents concise and easy-to-understand information on identification, natural history, collecting, and geographic range. Organized by family, the book also includes an illustrated key to the most common beetle families, with 31 drawings that aid identification, and features current information on distribution, biology, and taxonomy not found in other guides. An unmatched guide to the rich variety of eastern North American beetles, this is an essential book for amateur naturalists, nature photographers, insect enthusiasts, students, and professional entomologists and other biologists. Provides the only comprehensive, authoritative, and accessible full-color treatment of the region's beetles Covers 1,406 species in all 115 families east of the Mississippi River Features more than 1,500 stunning color images from top photographers Presents concise information on identification, natural history, collecting, and geographic range for each species and family Includes an illustrated key to the most common beetle families