The Northern Forest Region lies between the oak forests of the eastern United States and the boreal forests of eastern Canada. It is, collectively, one of the largest and most continuous temperate forests left in the world and, like much of the biosphere, it is at risk. This guide is an essential companion for those interested in stewardship and conservation of the region.
Self-sufficiency expert Caleb Warnock shares his expertise on living off the land in 276 Edible Wild Plants of the United States and Canada. Packed with over 800 photographs of over 250 wild berries, roots, nuts, greens, and flowers, this valuable reference will show you which plants are edible, where to find them, how to prepare them, and how to avoid poisonous look-alikes.
From beach peas to serviceberries, hen of the woods to Indian cucumber, ostrich ferns to sea rocket, Foraging New England guides the reader to the edible wild foods and healthful herbs of the Northeast. Helpfully organized by environmental zone, the book is an authoritative guide for nature lovers, outdoorsmen, and gastronomes.
Each Falcon Field Guide to birds introduces the 180 most common and sought-after species in a state. Conveniently sized to fit in your pocket and featuring full-color, detailed illustrations, these informative guides make it easy to identify birds in a backyard, favorite parks, and wildlife areas.
The Quick Guide for Mosses of the Northern Forest contains two double-sided photographic charts that allow users to see high-res, close-up images of the more than 300 mosses in the Northern Forest region. The map-sized folding charts are water-resistant and field-friendly, the perfect companion to the Photographic Guide.
A new edition of the best-selling field guide with 25 all-new plates covering the birds of Hawaii.
For decades, the Peterson Field Guide to Birds has been a popular and trusted guide for birders of all levels, thanks to its famous system of identification and unparalleled illustrations.$29.95ISBN: 9780691199535Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Princeton University Press - April 28th, 2020
An acclaimed, beautifully illustrated introduction to spring-blooming wildflowers of the northeastern United States and Canada$29.95ISBN: 9780691199344Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Princeton University Press - April 28th, 2020
From the acclaimed author of Spring Wildflowers of the Northeast, a beautifully illustrated follow-up introduction to the summer-blooming wildflowers of the northeastern United States and Canada$24.99ISBN: 9781510740679Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Skyhorse - May 5th, 2020
Everything You Could Ever Want to Know about Mushrooms!
Mushrooms are an incredibly vast range of species, including all shapes and sizes and colors.$24.95ISBN: 9781493045556Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Lyons Press - April 1st, 2020
In this first volume of his Secrets of the Forest series, nature educator Mark Warren explains how to identify and use 100 wild plants as food, medicine, and craft. He also covers "primitive" survival skills, from building a shelter, to purifying water, making tools, traps, and snares.$29.99ISBN: 9781401956882Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Hay House Inc. - April 7th, 2020
That's not a weed-it's a healing meal! Learn how to use wild plants for food and medicine in this illustrated guide from two expert herbalists.
Millions of people are interested in natural and holistic health, yet many are missing out on the key ingredient: Nature itself!$9.95ISBN: 9781591939443Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Adventure Publications - May 19th, 2020
Learn to Identify the Northeast's Wildflowers.