Facts101 is your complete guide to Harlow and Harrars Textbook of Dendrology. In this book, you will learn topics such as PART III: Chapter 7 - Chapter 11, plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.
Author: Allan D. Watt
Release Date: 2012-09
Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Virtually all of the testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events from the textbook are included. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides give all of the outlines, highlights, notes, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanys: 9780073661711 .
Author: Warren Curtis Riess
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
Release Date: 2014-11-13
In January 1982, archaeologists conducting a pre-construction excavation at 175 Water Street in Lower Manhattan found the remains of an eighteenth-century ship. The Ship that Held Up Wall Street tells the whole story of the discovery, excavation, and study of what came to be called the Ronson ship site,” named for the site's developer, Howard Ronson. Entombed for more than 200 years, thePrincess Carolina proved to be the first major discovery of a colonial merchant ship.
Author: James S. Fralish
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2002-02-08
Thorough, detailed dendrological coverage of North American trees, shrubs, and vines This comprehensive field guide/procedural handbook provides extraordinarily detailed descriptions of trees, shrubs, and vines of North American forests. Written at a more detailed level than most field guides, it introduces basic taxonomic concepts and methods and explains the rationale behind taxonomic classification systems. Entries include Latin and common names for each species as well as physical descriptions at various levels of maturity and for different seasons. Also noted are regional and state distributions, soil conditions, cover types, shade tolerances, and common diseases and pests. This remarkably thorough and reliable reference includes: * Detailed descriptions of more than 800 species * Hundreds of additional varieties and cultivars * 550 exquisitely detailed line drawings of leaves, bark, fruit, and seeds * Broad coverage of commercial and noncommercial species * An emphasis on the silvical features of each species * A unique section on forest community ecology and cover types * The new North American Classification System Well-organized and practical, this authoritative guide is an immensely useful resource for foresters, wildlife and field biologists, naturalists, environmental scientists, and land managers.
Author: William M. Ciesla
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Evergreens, Broad-leaved
Temperate broadleaved trees grow in very different ecosystems in the northern and southern hemispheres, but are also found extensively in many tropical and subtropical mountain areas. A wide range of non-wood products are derived from temperate broadleaved trees, and their description is organized in this volume according to the part of the tree from which they are obtained (whole tree, foliage, flowers, etc.). This information is presented in order to raise awareness on, and assist in identifying, opportunities for the management and production of non-wood products from temperate broadleaved trees. The intended audience of this publication ranges from interest groups in the forest, agriculture and rural development sectors to conservation agencies in developed and developing countries.
Author: Andreas Roloff
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2010
Diese Kompaktausgabe der "Enzyklopädie der Holzgewächse", des unangefochtenen Standardwerkes der Dendrologie, beschreibt die in Nordamerika heimischen Baumarten, darunter alle für den nordamerikanischen Kontinent charakteristischen Arten wie Mammutbaum, Riesenkaktus oder Zuckerahorn. Nach dem aktuellsten Stand des Wissens werden rund 135 Arten aus über fünfzig Gattungen vorgestellt, darunter zahlreiche, die auch in unseren Breiten eine große Bedeutung in Forstwirtschaft und Gartenbau besitzen. Zahlreiche Farbfotos und Schemazeichnungen veranschaulichen Wuchsform und morphologische Besonderheiten wie Rinde, Laub und Früchte. Wichtige Aspekte zu Ökologie, Klima, Standort, Waldbau und Nutzung durch den Menschen wurden in bewährter Qualität zusammengestellt und von ausgewiesenen Fachleuten redigiert. Ein einzigartiger Überblick über die Gehölzflora Nordamerikas, für alle Baumkenner und solche, die es werden wollen.
Author: Michael G. Messina
Publisher: CRC Press
Release Date: 1997-11-11
Genre: Technology & Engineering
New information on managing forested wetlands is often developed in isolation of other activities occurring in the region. Although many excellent texts exist on the ecology of southern forested wetlands none present both the ecological and management aspects of these important ecosystems. Compiled by members of the Consortium for Research on Southern Forested Wetlands, this book includes contributions from many experts in the field. It is a collaboration of those working to conserve, study, and manage these economically and environmentally influential areas. Southern Forested Wetlands: Ecology and Management is a textbook for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students as well as a first-rate reference for scientists and managers.
Author: Samuel P. Hays
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre
Release Date: 1998-02-01
Samuel P. Hays is one of the most distinguished scholars in the field of environmental history and the leading thinker of its first generation. The range and quality of the scholarship collected here reflect his work as a teacher, scholar, and activist writing in environmental history and provide a powerful exclamation point to a long and distinguished career. The depth of Hays’s research is evident on every page of this collection. He was not one who published just to publish; he wrote what was important and spoke to the heart of continuing debates about the environment from 1959, with the publication of Conservation and the Gospel of Efficiency to the present day. As well as representing his best work from the past four decades, this collection includes four pieces published here for the first time. One of these, the opening essay, is Hay’s autobiographical account of his encounters with many participants in environmental studies and those vigorously involved in contemporary environmental politics. Amid the entire series of environmental dramas that have engaged his attention, he has sought “to establish the case that a perspective of change and evolution over time, the focus of the historian, can be of immense value in informing the ongoing debates over environmental affairs.” This argument runs through this work.
Learn how to recognize trees you see every day by their bark; branching patterns; fruits, flowers, or nuts; and overall appearance. Created for in-the-field or at-home use, this guide is an easy-to-use resource that covers every common tree in western North America--from the eastern base of the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific coast.