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Reading the forested landscape

a natural history of New England

by Tom Wessels

  • 269 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Countryman Press, Distributed by W.W. Norton in Woodstock, Vt, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England.
    • Subjects:
    • Forest ecology -- New England.,
    • Forest dynamics -- New England.,
    • Natural history -- New England.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [189]-192) and index.

      StatementTom Wessels ; etchings and illustrations by Brian D. Cohen ; foreword by Ann H. Zwinger.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK121 .W47 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination199 p. :
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL353475M
      ISBN 100881504203
      LC Control Number98013140

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        Reading the Forest Landscape. Instructor: Ellen Horowitz, B.S. Wednesday, September 2 - Thursday, September 3, Everyone knows that Glacier is a mountain park, but most people don’t realize that two-thirds of it is forested. Gain a new appreciation and understanding of this vast and “overlooked” landscape. By Tom Wessels. A superb new field guide to the landscape of the northeastern United States. Written by the author of the popular "Reading the Forested Landscape," Wessels had written a field guide that residents and visitors, landowners and foresters, students and hikers, and anyone who walks in the woods of the Northeast, can use to discern the history of virtually any piece of land.

      In October he will begin studying History and International relations at the University of Exeter. George is very well read and loves reading. His five favourite books reflect his love of history, fantasy and understanding people. The Forest of Dean is the home of fantasy, hoisting and . Reading The Forested Landscape Chapter STUDY. PLAY. forest structure. the spacing and sizes of trees. forest composition. the species of trees present. multipe-trunked (coppiced) Trees that have more than one root growing from their root system. A tree becomes multiple trunked when the trunk is killed while the root system is still alive.


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Tom Wessels is an ecologist and the author of Reading the Forested Landscape and Forest Forensics. He is the director of the Environmental Biology program at Antioch New England Graduate School.

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