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Diverse Forests of China [English / Chinese]

Art / Photobook

Series: A Single Drop of Water - Ecological Photograph Album Series

By: Chen Jianwei (Author)

204 pages, 250 colour photos

China Forestry Publishing House

Hardback | Jan 2010 | #219730 | ISBN-13: 9787503854897
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About this book

Language: Bilingual in English and Chinese

The author has compiled an ecological album, highlighting the photos he has taken over the past decades in order to present a more comprehensive picture about China's forest resources from the perspective of ecosystem diversity. This album, with its original viewpoints, distinctive layout and convincing captions, will surely prompt readers into careful thoughts about forestry development.


Contents

Introduction   18
1. Temperate Coniferous Forests (including Mountainous Coniferous Forests)   24
2. Temperate Mixed Coniferous and Deciduous Broad-leaved Forests   52
3. Temperate Deciduous Broad-leaved Forests (including Desert Riparian Populus euphratica Forests)  72
4. Subtropical Evergreen Broad-leaved Forests (including Mixed Deciduous and Evergreen Broad-leaved Forests, and Bamboo Forests)   96
5. Subtropical Mountainous and Subalpine Coniferous Forests (including Mixed Coniferous and Broad-leaved Forests)   120
6. Tropical Rainforests and Monsoon Rainforests (including Mangroves)   152
7. Thinking on Ecology   188
8. Introduction of Species   198


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