All About Minnesota's Forests and Trees: A Primer

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10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Book/Magazine
Web Site
Abstract: 

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.
Chapters cover:
* 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

Author: 
MN DNR - Division of Forestry
Topic Areas: 
History
Biodiversity
Ecosystems
Target Audience: 
Teachers
Producer / Landowner
Consumers
Adult
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Enhancements / Connections: 

Project Learning Tree www.mndnr.gov/plt

School Forest Program www.mndnr.gov/schoolforest

Pages/Length: 
58 pages
Date Produced/Published: 
2008
Fee: 
No
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Contact(s) or order information.: 

Order free paper copy from
Minnesota DNR Information Center
651-296-6157
888MINNDNR
info.dnr@state.mn.us