A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs: Northeastern and North-Central United States and Southeastern and South-Central Canada

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Roger Tory Peterson
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1973 - Nature - 428 pages
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All the wild trees, shrubs, and woody vines in the area north to Newfoundland, south to North Carolina and Tennessee, and west to the Dakotas and Kansas are described in detail. Accounts of 646 species include shape and arrangement of leaves, height, color, bark texture, flowering season, and fruit. Clear, accurate drawings illustrate leaves, flowers, buds, tree silhouettes, and other characteristics.
  

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This book was owned by my mother--who was the nature lover and birder in the family. She found more to watch then you might expect living in New York City. We lived near Central Park, which is ... Read full review

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Contents

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JSTOR: A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs.
A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs. Jeff Swinebroad. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club, Vol. 86, No. 4, 266-267. Jul. - Aug., 1959. ...
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A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs; ISBN-10: 039535370X
A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs: Northeastern and north-central United States and southeastern and south-centralcanada. Second Edition ...
www.houghtonmifflinbooks.com/ catalog/ titledetail.cfm?titleNumber=693543

Peterson Field Guides - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
PFG 11A: A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs: Northeastern and North-central United States and Southeastern and South-central Canada (19? ...
en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Peterson_Field_Guide

A Boundary Waters Compendium, The Swanson Party BWCA References
BWCA glossary, links, trip planning lists; commentaries on lakes, streams, portages, canoe routes, and primitive management areas; natural history lists and ...
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Appendix 2, Bibliography - Guide to Plant Collection ...
Guide to Plant Collection & Identification by Jane M. Bowles, Department of Plant Sciences. Table of Contents · Plant Names · Collecting · Identification ...
www.botany.utoronto.ca/ Courses/ BOT307/ E_ReadingList/ janeapp2.html

Cofrin Center for Biodiversity
PLANTS LOGO. Plants: Kingdom Plantae. Plant Classification; Importance of Plants · Plant Diversity · Endangered Species · Invasive Species ...
www.uwgb.edu/ biodiversity/ biota/ plants/

Species Bibliography - Wellesley
Berenbaum, May R. Ninety-Nine Gnats, Nits, and Nibblers. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1990. --. Ninety-Nine More Maggots, Mites, and Munchers. ...
www.wellesley.edu/ Biology/ Web/ dbibliography.html

Bibliography—Tree Guide at arborday.org
This official site of the Arbor Day Foundation provides information about planting and caring for trees, our Rain Forest Rescue and Tree City USA programs, ...
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A Partial Listing of Publications on Tree and Shrub Identification
A PARTIAL LISTING OF PUBLICATIONS. ON TREE AND SHRUB IDENTIFICATION. Compiled by Karen P. Bennett,. Extension Professor and Specialist, Forest Resources ...
extension.unh.edu/ Forestry/ Docs/ TreeList.pdf

Northeast Native Plant Bibliography.qxd
Ahmadjian, V. 1979. Flowering Plants of Massachusetts. Amherst, Massachusetts: University of Massachusetts. Press. Aiken, G. 1968. ...
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About the author (1973)

Ecologist and field naturalist George A. Petrides worked with the National Park Services and was later a professor at Michigan State University at Lansing. Petrides has written books for the Peterson's Field Guide series and was also the recipient of an award from the Federated Garden Clubs of Michigan for A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs.

Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars. These editions include updated material by Michael O'Brien, Paul Lehman, Bill Thompson III, Michael DiGiorgio, Larry Rosche, and Jeffrey A. Gordon.

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