272 pages, 6 x 9
652 colour photos
A Naturalist's Guide to the Hidden World of the Pacific Northwest Dunes
Oregon State University Press
The Pacific dunes provide a unique habitat for plants, animals, andinsects, and anyone who walks along the coast will want to have thisillustrated reference handy. While written for the educated public,comprehensive data for biologists studying dune ecology are alsoincluded. This guide to exploring the dunes is detailed enough to beused by biologists and ecologists, accessible enough to serve as afield guide to hikers and outdoor enthusiasts. A Naturalist’sGuide to the Pacific Dunes belongs on every beach house bookshelffrom California to Canada.
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George Poinar received his PhD from Cornell with anemphasis in entomology, botany, plant pathology, and vertebratezoology. He lives in Corvallis, Oregon.
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