Packed with photos and other graphics, this award-winning 58-page reference book is intended for educators, natural resources professionals and other citizens who are interested in one of Minnesota's most valuable resources.
The book is organized as a "Primer," which means every topic and new word builds on a topic or word introduced earlier.
* Basics about trees and forests
* Forest ecology
* Human interactions with forests including logging, historic fires, forest management, invasive species, and more.
Appendices are provided to give the reader more in-depth information.
5th-grade reading level
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Minnesota DNR Information Center