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The Forest Unseen: A Year's Watch in Nature
The Forest Unseen: A Year's Watch in Nature
by David George Haskell
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A biologist reveals the secret world hidden in a single square meter of forest. In this wholly original book, biologist David Haskell uses a one- square-meter patch of old-growth Tennessee forest as a window onto the entire natural world. Visiting it... (read more)

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Walking the Forest With Chico Mendes (07 Edition)
Walking the Forest With Chico Mendes (07 Edition)
by Gomercindo Rodrigues
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A close associate of Chico Mendes, Gomercindo Rodrigues witnessed the struggle between Brazil's rubber tappers and local ranchers--a struggle that led to the murder of Mendes. Rodrigues's memoir of his years with Mendes has never before been translated... (read more)

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Nature of the Rainforest: Costa Rica and Beyond (Comstock Book)
Nature of the Rainforest: Costa Rica and Beyond (Comstock Book)
by Adrian Forsyth
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This work offers a breathtaking tour of an environment that is the pinnacle of biodiversity and evolutionary sophistication. The luminous photographs capture stunning and rare creatures in action while the text communicates key ecological topics. Full... (read more)

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Maraca: The Biodiversity and Environment of an Amazonian Rainforest
Maraca: The Biodiversity and Environment of an Amazonian Rainforest
by William Milliken
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Few tropical ecosystems have been subjected to multi-disciplinary investigations as broad and exhaustive as those carried out on the Ilha de Marac?, a riverine island in the Brazilian Amazon. This diverse and remarkable ecological reserve, in Brazil?s... (read more)

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Pine Forests: Utilization of Their Products
Pine Forests: Utilization of Their Products
by V.n. Vorob'ev.
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This monograph studies for the first time the biological principles of the comprehensive utilization of pine forests. In the context of the immense usefulness of the raw material they provide ? timber, nuts, and resin ? the morpho-physiological... (read more)

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Nature Next Door (13 Edition)
Nature Next Door (13 Edition)
by Ellen Stroud
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New in paperback A History News Network Best Book of 2012 The once-denuded northeastern United States is now a region of trees--because of cities. Nature Next Door shows how Northeastern urbanization--along with the construction of parks, the... (read more)

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Amber Forest: Beauty and Biology of California's Submarine Forests
Amber Forest: Beauty and Biology of California's Submarine Forests
by Ronald H Mcpeak
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Glossy color photos are prevalent in this book featuring the beauty and biology of California's submarine forests.... (read more)

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Deveaux: Deveaux Bank Seabird Sanctuary, South Carolina
Deveaux: Deveaux Bank Seabird Sanctuary, South Carolina
by Dana Beach
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Deveaux is a meditation on the life of a South Carolina sea bird rookery, known as Deveaux Bank, at the mouth of the North Edisto River. Over the past t wenty-five years author and photographer Dana Beach has become intimately familiar with this... (read more)

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The Ecology of Trees in the Tropical Rain Forest (Cambridge Tropical Biology)
The Ecology of Trees in the Tropical Rain Forest (Cambridge Tropical Biology)
by I. M. Turner
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A summary of contemporary understanding of the ecology of tropical rain-forest trees, with particular emphasis on comparative ecology.... (read more)

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Tropical Deforestation (Exploring Environmental Challenges)
Tropical Deforestation (Exploring Environmental Challenges)
by Sharon L. Spray
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This book introduces readers to the important concepts for understanding the environmental challenges and consequences of deforestation. Contributions from scientists and academics in the social sciences and humanities provide readers with an initial... (read more)

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Modelling, Monitoring and Management of Forest Fires II; Proceedings.
Modelling, Monitoring and Management of Forest Fires II; Proceedings.
by G. Perona And C.a. Brebbia.
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Forest fires analysis and mitigation requires the development of computer codes that can take into consideration a large number of different parameters. This conference will discuss the latest research and applications of available computational tools to... (read more)

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Forest Unseen: A Year's Watch in Nature
Forest Unseen: A Year's Watch in Nature
by David George Haskell
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In this wholly original book, biologist David Haskell uses a one-square-meter patch of old-growth Tennessee forest as a window into the entire natural world. Visiting it almost daily for one year to trace nature's path through the seasons, he brings... (read more)

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The World of Northern Evergreens
The World of Northern Evergreens
by E. C. Pielou
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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... (read more)

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Green Colonialism in Zimbabwe, 1890-1980
Green Colonialism in Zimbabwe, 1890-1980
by Vimbai. Kwashirai
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This book examines the debates and processes on woodland exploitation in Zimbabwe during the colonial era (1890-1960). It explores the social, economic, and political contexts of perceptions on woodland distribution and management. Much of the period was... (read more)

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Forest Forensics (10 Edition)
Forest Forensics (10 Edition)
by Tom Wessels
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Thousands of readers have had their experience of being in a forest changed forever by reading Tom Wessels's Reading the Forested Landscape. Was this forest once farmland? Was it logged in the past? Was there ever a major catastrophe like a fire or a... (read more)

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The Final Forest: Big Trees, Forks, and the Pacific Northwest
The Final Forest: Big Trees, Forks, and the Pacific Northwest
by William Dietrich
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"William Dietrich has gone to the heart of the greatest forest left in North America and returned with a clear and compelling story of why so many people are fighting over it. Like the towering firs of the Olympic Peninsula, this book will stand the test... (read more)

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Tropical Forest Conservation: An Economic Assessment of the Alternatives in Latin America
Tropical Forest Conservation: An Economic Assessment of the Alternatives in Latin America
by Douglas Southgate
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This book demonstrates that local communities rarely benefit from the environmentally sound enterprises being promoted in and around threatened habitats, either because those enterprises are unprofitable or because benefits are captured by outsiders... (read more)

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Tropical Forests International Jungle: The Underside of Global Ecopolitics (Ceri Series in International Relations and Political Economy)
Tropical Forests International Jungle: The Underside of Global Ecopolitics (Ceri Series in International Relations and Political Economy)
by Marie-claude Smouts
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [222]-247) and indexes.... (read more)

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America's Conservation Impulse: A Century of Saving Trees in the Old Line State (Center Books)
America's Conservation Impulse: A Century of Saving Trees in the Old Line State (Center Books)
by Geoffrey L. Buckley
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In 2006, conservationists everywhere celebrated the 100thanniversary of professional forestry in Maryland, the Old Line State. Under theleadership of Fred Wilson Besley, Maryland's first and the nation's third stateforester, scientific forest management... (read more)

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Temperate and Boreal Rainforests of the World: Ecology and Conservation
Temperate and Boreal Rainforests of the World: Ecology and Conservation
by Dominick A. (edt) Dellasala
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While tropical rainforests have received much conservation attention and support for their protection, temperate and boreal rainforests have been largely overlooked. Yet these ecosystems are also unique, supporting rainforest communities rich in plants... (read more)

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