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From the leaves at the top of the canopy to the insects living deep beneath the soil, a forest is a complex, unified ecosystem, critically affected by every creature that lives or dies within its boundaries. In this acclaimed book, veteran science writer Jon R. Luoma uncovers this world as he chronicles the work of a unique scientific research project currently underway in a majestic old-growth forest in the Pacific Northwest. Over the course of several decades the project will bring together scientists from almost every discipline — botanists, entomologists, wildlife ecologists, soil biologists, and a score of others — to piece together the long-term natural history of this single forest ecosystem. Described in fascinating detail in The Hidden Forest, this unusual undertaking points the way to a new model of conservation.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780805064483
Subtitle:
The biography of an ecosystem
Author:
Luoma, Jon R.
Publisher:
Henry Holt
Location:
New York
Subject:
Forest ecology
Subject:
Ecology - Ecosystems
Subject:
Forests & Forestry
Subject:
Ecology - Forest Ecology
Subject:
Oregon
Subject:
H.J. Andrews Experimental Forest
Edition Number:
1st Owl Books ed.
Edition Description:
Owl Books
Series Volume:
1002
Publication Date:
2000
Binding:
Trade Paper
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
x, 228 p.
Dimensions:
8.28x5.51x.66 in. .47 lbs.

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