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A naturalist's guide to the hidden world of Pacific Northwest dunes

Author: George O Poinar
Publisher: Corvallis : Oregon State University Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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From Northern California to British Columbia, coastal dunes and beaches provide a unique habitat for plants, animals, and insects. With A Naturalist's Guide to the Hidden World of Pacific Northwest  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George O Poinar
ISBN: 9780870718540 0870718541
OCLC Number: 928613190
Description: 286 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Kelp community --
Driftwood community --
Strand plant communities --
Sea rocket --
Sea sandwort --
Pink sand verbena --
Orache --
New zealand spinach --
Seaside dock --
Brass buttons --
Dune plant communities --
Marram grass --
American dune grass --
Tufted hair grass --
Beach pea --
Big-headed sedge --
Beach strawberry --
Gray beach pea --
Beach silver-top --
Seaside plantain --
Beach bur --
Beach layia --
Yellow sand verbena --
Seacoast angelica --
Beach knotweed --
Thrift --
Coastal sagewort --
Sand dune phacelia --
Seashore lupine --
Miner's lettuce --
Sand mat --
Seaside daisy --
Ice plant --
Giant vetch --
Poison oak --
Beach primrose --
Coast buckwheat --
Yellow wallflower --
Beach morning glory --
Scotch broom --
Pearly everlasting --
Hooker's evening primrose --
Coyote bush --
Gum plant --
Ragwort --
Pacific silverweed --
Coast willow --
Gorse --
Seaside tansy --
Yarrow --
Fireweed --
Bull thistle --
Coast goldenrod --
Dune orchids --
Creeping buttercup --
Purple cudweed --
Dune rush --
Yellow bush lupine --
Bracken fern --
Shore pine --
Western blue violet --
Springbank clover.
Responsibility: George Poinar Jr.

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"In this book, George Poinar Jr. presents readers with 652 color photographs that provide an unsurpassed guide to birds, insects, and other invertebrates and, in some cases, fungi, and small mammals, Read more...

 
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