A Naturalist s Guide to Forest Plants

The author emphasizes forest conservation and habitat preservation throughout this invaluable book.

A Naturalist s Guide to Forest Plants

Donald D. Cox brings together a wide range of information about the forests of eastern North America, including the origins and types of soils and their relationships to vegetation, climate, and human culture; the members of the plant kingdom and the fungi that are found in forests; the methods by which forest plants reproduce and disperse their seeds; and toxic, medicinal, and edible plants that grow in forests. Cox provides complete and accurate details for those readers who are interested in collecting forest plants and preserving plant collections. For readers who wish to go a step beyond identifying and collecting plants, the final chapter describes non-technical investigations, activities, and projects. The author emphasizes forest conservation and habitat preservation throughout this invaluable book.

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A Naturalist's Guide to Wetland Plants
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Donald D. Cox
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-06-01 - Publisher: Syracuse University Press

Here is a comprehensive, significant study of wetlands flora, which encompasses all members of the plant and fungi kingdoms. These include poisonous, hallucinogenic, medicinal, and edible plant life as well as native and non-native plants that have the potential to become troublesome weed species. Complete and accurate details are offered
A Naturalist's Guide to Forest Plants
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Donald D. Cox
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-10-01 - Publisher: Syracuse University Press

Donald D. Cox brings together a wide range of information about the forests of eastern North America, including the origins and types of soils and their relationships to vegetation, climate, and human culture; the members of the plant kingdom and the fungi that are found in forests; the methods by
A Naturalist's Guide to Field Plants
Language: en
Pages: 178
Authors: Donald D. Cox
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher: Syracuse University Press

Here's the book no writer of murder mysteries, thrillers, action/adventure, true-crime, police procedurals, romantic suspense, and psychological mysteries, whether scripts or novels, should be without.
A Naturalist's Guide to Wetland Plants
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Donald Cox
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-06-01 - Publisher: Syracuse University Press

A nontechnical illustrated guidebook to the ecology of freshwater wetlands in Eastern and Central North America.
A Naturalist's Guide to Seashore Plants
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Donald D. Cox
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-01-01 - Publisher: Syracuse University Press

Donald D. Cox uses nontechnical terminology in order to provide clear references for the general public as well as professional and amateur naturalists and students. He explores the origins of the oceans, tides, wind belts, and land plants and includes useful illustrations for aid in identification. Most significantly, this guide