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The World of Northern Evergreens


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This introduction describes the origin of the northern evergreen forests of North America, explains how to identity conifers, and gives details on reproduction and the life cycle of conifers, parasites and insects of conifers, and mammals and birds of the forest. This second edition contains new b&w drawings and updated material reflecting research on the evergreen ecosystem since 1988. There is new material on the effects of logging and global warming and new chapters on the forest floor and the geographical extents of different forest ecosystems. Written in non-technical language and a conversational tone, the book will be accessible to general readers and students as well as naturalists, ecologists, and foresters. Pielou has written other books on ecology and nature. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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Pielou, E. C.
Cornell University Press
Nature Studies-Botany
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