Trees of Michigan Field Guide available in Paperback
Trees are all around, but how much do you know about them? With this famous field guide by award-winning author and naturalist Stan Tekiela, you can make tree identification simple, informative, and productive. There’s no need to look through dozens of photos of trees that don’t grow in Michigan. Learn about 105 species found in the state, organized by leaf type and attachment. Just look at a tree’s leaves, then go to the correct section to learn what it is. Fact-filled information contains the particulars that you want to know, while full-page photographs provide the visual detail needed for accurate identification. Michigan’s trees are fascinating and wonderful, and this is the perfect introduction to them.
About the Author
Naturalist, wildlife photographer and writer Stan Tekiela is the author of more than 175 field guides, nature books, children’s books, wildlife audio CDs, puzzles and playing cards, presenting many species of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, trees, wildflowers and cacti in the United States. With a Bachelor of Science degree in Natural History from the University of Minnesota and as an active professional naturalist for more than 25 years, Stan studies and photographs wildlife throughout the United States and Canada. He has received various national and regional awards for his books and photographs. Also a well-known columnist and radio personality, his syndicated column appears in more than 25 newspapers and his wildlife programs are broadcast on a number of Midwest radio stations. Stan can be followed on Facebook and Twitter. He can be contacted via www.naturesmart.com.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Excellent book for identifying trees. It has full page photos with leaves, seed and bark information and a small section of interesting facts. Indexing by leaf types makes it easy to use. I was thrilled with it.
Trees of Michigan Field Guide Michigan is a great state for leaf-peepers because of its abundance of trees and lovely vistas. Especially at this time of year, nature mapping enthusiasts are on the road mapping out the fall color tours. Stan Tekiela's "Trees of Michigan" is a concise and handy field guide to more than 100 of the most common trees in the state. The book includes color photos of tree leaves, barks, flowers, and fruits. Its well organized easy to follow giving readers the information ranging from family to habitat to fall color, includes the author's helpful notes, and is small enough to carry with you. This little field guide is a must for student projects, fall color tourist, or anyone who just wants to learn more about Michigan trees.