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Title The songs of trees : stories from nature's great connectors /
David George Haskell.
Author Haskell, David George, author. (1)
Publisher Black Inc. , Carlton, Vic.
Published 2017.
ISBN 9781863959261
MARC No ocn966315698
Pages xi, 292 pages ; 24 cm..
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages [259]-280) and index. Ceibo -- Balsam fir -- Sabal palm -- Green ash -- Interlude Mitsumata -- Hazel -- Redwood and ponderosa pine -- Interlude Maple -- Cottonwood -- Callery pear -- Olive -- Japanese white pine.
The author repeatedly visits a dozen trees around the world to stop, listen, and look, exploring each tree's connections with webs of fungi, bacterial communities, cooperative and destructive animals, and other plants, and demonstrating how the lives of trees and people are deeply interwoven. Several trees, including a balsam fir in Ontario and an Amazonian ceibo, are located in areas that seem mostly natural, but which are affected by...
Subject Trees. (8)
Nature observation. (1)
Human ecology. (7)
Philosophy of nature. (2)
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Location Collection Call Status Reserves Volume
Holdings Dargaville Non fiction 577. 3 HAS Issued

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