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Author Maloof, Joan, 1956- author.

Title Nature's temples : the complex world of old-growth forests / Joan Maloof ; illustrated by Andrew Joslin.

Publication Info. Portland, Oregon : Timber Press, 2016.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Galena PL Adult Non-Fiction - GALY-13  582 MAL    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  578.73 MAL    AVAILABLE
 River Valley DL Adult Non-Fiction - RVLG-7  578.73 MALOO    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  333.75 MAL    AVAILABLE
1 copy being processed for River Valley DL Adult Non-Fiction - RVLG-7.
Description 200 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents What is an old-growth forest? -- History of the forest -- Forests and carbon -- The oldest trees -- The largest trees -- Birds and their habitat preferences -- Forests and the needs of amphibians -- Snails as indicators -- The role of insects in the forest -- Herbaceous plant populations and logging -- Mosses, liverworts, and trees -- Fungi in the forest ecosystem -- What lichens tell us about forests -- Worms: friend or foe of forests? -- Mammals that roam the forest -- Do humans need the forest?
Subject Old growth forests.
Biodiversity. (OCoLC)fst01429860
Old growth forests. (OCoLC)fst01045384
Added Author Joslin, Andrew, illustrator.
Added Title Complex world of old-growth forests
ISBN 9781604697285 (hardcover)
1604697288 (hardcover)

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