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Sierra Nevada Trees & Wildflowers: A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Species of the Montane Forest Region

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Series: Waterford Pocket Naturalist Guide

By: James R Kavanagh (Author), Raymond Leung (Illustrator)

12 pages, colour illustrations, 1 colour map

Waterford Press

Unbound | Apr 2013 | #225284 | ISBN-13: 9781583557945
Availability: In stock
Clearance price: £3.84 £6.99 (Save £3.15) $5/€4 approx

About this book

The longest continuous mountain chain in the U.S., the Sierra Nevada mountains are one of the most diverse coniferous forests on Earth. The world's largest tree, the sequoia, is one of thousands of species of plants growing in the diverse ecosystems found throughout this region. This beautifully illustrated guide Sierra Nevada Trees & Wildflowers highlights over 140 familiar and unique species of trees, shrubs and wildflowers and also includes a map featuring prominent botanical sanctuaries.

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.

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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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