Great Smoky Mountains Trees and Wildflowers: An Introduction to Familiar Species (Pocket Naturalist - Waterford Press)
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Great Smoky Mountains Trees and Wildflowers: An Introduction to Familiar Species (Pocket Naturalist - Waterford Press)

by James Kavanagh, Raymond Leung
     
 

The Great Smoky Mountains, which is part of an International Biosphere Reserve and contains nearly 200,000 acres of old growth forest. The extraordinary mosaic of life zones – including the world’s finest example of a temperate deciduous forest – supports an estimated 5,600 species of trees, shrubs, and herbs including more than 1,600 species of

Overview


The Great Smoky Mountains, which is part of an International Biosphere Reserve and contains nearly 200,000 acres of old growth forest. The extraordinary mosaic of life zones – including the world’s finest example of a temperate deciduous forest – supports an estimated 5,600 species of trees, shrubs, and herbs including more than 1,600 species of flowering plants. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species of trees, shrubs and wildflowers. Laminated for durability, this lightweight, pocket-sized folding guide is an excellent source of portable information and ideal for field use by visitors and residents alike. Made in the USA.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781583554210
Publisher:
Waterford Press Ltd.
Publication date:
05/01/2008
Series:
Pocket Naturalist Guide Series
Pages:
12
Sales rank:
279,521
Product dimensions:
3.90(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author


Zoologist James Kavanagh has researched and written more than 450 publications pertaining to wildlife observation and outdoor recreation. His unique talent is in taking complex information and synthesizing the salient points to make knowledge about nature and the outdoors more accessible to novices, and to present quick, portable reference information for more experienced wildlife and outdoor enthusiasts. His books have sold more than 5 million copies worldwide.

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