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Conservation & Awareness

$31.00  
Paperback, Suzanne Simard, 608 pages, 6 x 9 inches, ISBN: 9780593459423
INSTANT   NEW YORK TIMES  BEST SELLER   • From the world's leading forest ecologist who forever changed how people view trees and their connections to one another and to other living things in the forest—a moving, deeply personal journey of discovery Suzanne Simard is a pioneer on the...
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$22.00  
Hardcover, Qing Li, 320 pages, 6.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9780525559856
The definitive guide to the therapeutic Japanese practice of   shinrin-yoku,   or the art and science of how trees can promote health and happiness Notice how a tree sways in the wind. Run your hands over its bark. Take in its citrusy scent. As a society we suffer from nature deficit...
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$26.00  
Hardcover, 225 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9781597145565
Five writers capture the majesty and grandeur of California’s famed redwoods Originally published in celebration of Save the Redwoods League’s 100th anniversary, and here newly adapted for a trade audience,  The Once and Future Forest  explores the grandeur of the redwood ecosystems that...
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Paperback, Obi Kaufmann, 144 pages, 5 x 7 inches, ISBN: 9781597144698
Obi Kaufmann, author of the best-selling  California Field Atlas , turns his artful yet analytical attention to the Golden State's single most complex and controversial resource: water. In this new book, full-color maps unravel the braided knot of California's water infrastructure and...
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Paperback, Thor Hanson , 304 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9781541699533
As seen on PBS's American Spring LIVE, the award-winning author of   The Triumph of Seeds   and   Feathers   presents a natural and cultural history of bees: the buzzing wee beasties that make the world go round. Bees are like oxygen: ubiquitous, essential, and, for the most part, unseen....
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$24.50  
Hardcover, Diana Beresford-Kroeger, 304 pages, 6 x 9 inches, ISBN: 9780735275072
Canadian botanist, biochemist and visionary Diana Beresford-Kroeger's startling insights into the hidden life of trees have already sparked a quiet revolution in how we understand our relationship to forests. Now, in a captivating account of how her life led her to these illuminating and crucial...
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Hardcover, Clive Gifford , 128 pages, 8 x 10 inches, ISBN: 9781438089089
This environmentally positive book contains everything children need to become guardians of the planet. Kids can learn how to become keepers of the coasts, friends of the forests, home heroes and much more through a mix of compelling facts, creative activities and proactive tips. Key...
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Paperback, John Vaillant, 288 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9780393328646
A tale of obsession so fierce that a man kills the thing he loves most: the only giant golden spruce on earth. When a shattered kayak and camping gear are found on an uninhabited island in the Pacific Northwest, they reignite a mystery surrounding a shocking act of protest. Five months...
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Hardcover, Brendan Kearney, 32 pages, 10 x 10 inches, ISBN: 9780744021462
Meet Finn the fisherman and his dog, Skip, in this illustrated story book for young children that teaches them about plastic pollution and recycling. All Finn wants is to catch a nice, tasty fish for his dinner but no matter how hard he tries all he seems to catch at the end of his fishing...
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$17.99  
hardcover, Julie Bertagna, 128 pages, 7 x 10 inches, ISBN: 9781930238947
Told for the first time in a graphic novel, this is the exciting life story of John Muir—who sailed to America as a boy and ended up changing the world. John Muir led an adventurous life, starting with his wild and playful boyhood in Scotland and culminating in his legendary exploits in...
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Leave Only Footprints
RAN549
$28.00  
hardcover, Connor Knighton, 336 pages, 6.4x9.5 inches, ISBN: 9781984823540
NEW YORK TIMES   BESTSELLER • “A delightful sampler plate of our national parks, written with charisma and erudition.”—Nick Offerman, author of  Paddle Your Own Canoe From  CBS Sunday Morning  correspondent Conor Knighton, a behind-the-scenery look at his year traveling to each of America's...
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The Plastic Problem
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$9.95  
paperback, Rachel Salt, 80 pages, 8x10 inches, ISBN: 9780228102311
"Human beings are an amazingly inventive species in creating technologies that have taken us far beyond planetary boundaries that constrain all other animals. Whether it's very powerful innovations like pesticides, antibiotics or combustion engines, we fail to consider the long-term...
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Paperback, Richard Powers, 512 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9780393356687
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in Fiction Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize New York Times   Bestseller A   New York Times   Notable Book and a   Washington Post ,   Time ,   Oprah Magazine ,   Newsweek ,   Chicago Tribune , and   Kirkus Reviews   Best Book of 2018 "The best novel...
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Hardcover, Jessica Lanan, 48 pages, 10 x 11 inches, ISBN: 9781534415744
Jessica Lanan’s dreamy and dramatic watercolor paintings bring to life a wordless story about wonder in the natural world. A fisherman takes his son for a trip out on the water. When they encounter a whale entangled at sea, they realize a connection that transcends the animal kingdom
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$12.99  
Hardcover, Jess French, 72 pages, 8.5 x 11 inches, ISBN: 9781465481412
Everything you need to know about what we're doing to our environment, good and bad, from pollution and litter to renewable energy and plastic recycling. This environmental book will teach young ecologists about how our actions affect planet Earth. Discover shocking facts about the waste we...
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$24.95  
Hardcover, Peter Wohlleben, 272 pages, 5.5 x 7.5 inches, ISBN: 9781771643887
The final book in The Mysteries of Nature trilogy by the   New York Times   bestselling author of   The Hidden Life of Trees , Peter Wohlleben. Nature is full of surprises: deciduous trees affect the rotation of the Earth, cranes sabotage the production of Iberian ham, and coniferous...
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Paperback, Beth Pratt-Bergstrom, 240 pages, 6 x 9 inches, ISBN: 9781597143462
Wildness beats in the heart of California's urban areas. In Los Angeles, residents are rallying to build one of the largest wildlife crossings in the world because of the plight of one lonely mountain lion named P-22. Porpoises cavort in San Francisco Bay again because of a grassroots effort to...
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$22.99  
Hardcover, Laura Hartema, 208 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9781510731516
Full of unusual characters, mischief, camaraderie, and testosterone-fueled man gossip. Bering Sea Strong  is a tale of adventure and self-discovery. The story portrays a young woman on a solo journey, pushed to the edge of the earth and further from the weight of family—marked by divorce,...
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$24.99  
Hardcover, Andrea Sarubbi Fereshteh, 272 pages, 8 x 8 inches, ISBN: 9781507209547
Fascinating facts, trivia, and stories celebrating nature and the magnificent life of trees and their invaluable place in our lives, including beautiful, full-color photographs throughout. When was the last time you spent time outside? The space between your front door and your car doesn’t...
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Paperback, Paul Stamets, 356 pages, 9 x 7.5 inches, ISBN: 9781580085793
Mycelium Running  is a manual for the mycological rescue of the planet. That’s right: growing more  mushrooms  may be the best thing we can do to save the environment, and in this groundbreaking text from mushroom expert Paul Stamets, you’ll find out how.   The basic science goes like...
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$15.95  
Paperback, Florence Williams, 304 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9780393355574
“Highly informative and remarkably entertaining.”― Elle From forest trails in Korea, to islands in Finland, to eucalyptus groves in California, Florence Williams investigates the science behind nature’s positive effects on the brain. Delving into brand-new research, she...
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The Nature of Autumn
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$19.95  
Hardcover, Jim Crumley, 254 pages, 6 x 9 inches, ISBN: 9781910192467
In autumn, nature stages some of its most enchantingly beautiful displays, yet it's also a period for reflection, melancholy even, as the days shorten and winter's chill approaches. Taking in September to November, Jim Crumley tells the story of how unfolding autumn affects the wildlife and...
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Paperback, Nick Neely, 208 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9781640090132
"Finely tuned essays that vary intriguingly in form and tone . . . Neely capably explores the complexity of his subjects with polish and finesse, looking carefully and thinking deeply." ― Kirkus Reviews , starred review   COAST:  the edge of land, or conversely the edge of sea.  RANGE:  a...
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Wilderness Essays
GSP015
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Hardcover, John Muir, 288 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9781423607120
Part of John Muir's appeal to modern readers is that he not only explored the American West and wrote about its beauties but also fought for their preservation. His successes dot the landscape and are evident in all the natural features that bear his name: forests, lakes, trails, and glaciers....
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Paperback, Michael McCarthy, 272 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9781681372426
Now available in paperback,  The Moth Snowstorm  is a one-of-a-kind environmental work that combines memoir, anecodotes, and hard facts to make a case for preserving an ever-dwindling natural world. The moth snowstorm, a phenomenon Michael McCarthy remembers from his boyhood when...
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The Tree
PGN275
$14.99  
Paperback, John Fowles, 112 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9780061997778
For years I have carried this book...with me on travels to reread, ponder, envy. In prose of classic gravity, precision, and delicacy, Fowles addresses matters of final importance.” — Los Angeles Times Book Review   “ The Tree  is the fullest and finest exploration I’ve ever...
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Hardcover, Lynda V. Mapes, 240 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9781632862532
An intimate look at one majestic hundred-year-old oak tree through four seasons--and the reality of global climate change it reveals. In the life of this one grand oak, we can see for ourselves the results of one hundred years of rapid environmental change. It's leafing out earlier, and...
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Paperback, Tristan Gooley, 160 pages, 6 x 9 inches, ISBN: 9781615194292
“ For those inclined to solve mysteries written into the landscape, this author’s lead is one they’ll want to follow.”— The Wall Street Journal When most of us go for a walk, a single sense—sight—tends to dominate our experience. But when  New...
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The Things Trees Know
AVK040
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Hardcover, Douglas Wood, 60 pages, 4.5 x 6.5 inches, ISBN: 9781591931300
For best-selling author  Douglas Wood , trees have always been teachers and sources of inspiration. They have bared witness to so much and have weathered so many storms. In  The Things Trees Know , through insightful text and lovely pen and ink illustrations, Doug presents a...
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$24.95  
Hardcover, Peter Wohlleben, 288 pages, 5.5 x 7.5 inches, ISBN: 9781771642484
“A paradigm-smashing chronicle of joyous entanglement that will make you acknowledge your own entanglement in the ancient and ever-new web of being.”—Charles Foster, author of  Being a Beast Are trees social beings? In this international bestseller, forester and author Peter...
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$18.95  
Paperback, Andrea Wulf, 368 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9780307390684
From the bestselling author of  The Invention of Nature , a fascinating look at the Founding Fathers like none you've seen before. For the Founding Fathers, gardening, agriculture, and botany were elemental passions: a conjoined interest as deeply ingrained in their characters as the battle...
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Paperback, Daniel Chamovitz, 192 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9780374533885
"Enough absorbing science to concede that plants continue to inspire and amaze us." ― The Wall Street Journal How does a Venus flytrap know when to snap shut? Can it feel an insect's tiny, spindly legs? And how do cherry blossoms know when to bloom? Can they remember the weather? For...
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Paperback, Elizabeth Kolbert, 336 pages, 5.4 x 0.9 x 8.2 inches, ISBN: 9781250062185
WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE ONE OF THE  NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW 'S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR A  NEW YORK TIMES  BESTSELLER A NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST A major book about the future of the world, blending intellectual and natural history and field...
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Paperback, Andrea Wulf, 576 pages, 5.2 x 1.2 x 8 inches, ISBN: 9780345806291
The acclaimed author of  Founding Gardeners  reveals the forgotten life of Alexander von Humboldt, the visionary German naturalist whose ideas changed the way we see the natural world—and in the process created modern environmentalism. NATIONAL BEST SELLER One of the  New York Times  10...
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John Muir Notebook
SIM299
$12.95  
Leather Bound, 192 pages, 4 x 0.8 x 6 inches, ISBN: 9781604336412
Put pen to paper alongside celebrated naturalist John Muir’s inspirational quotes and musings in this beautifully designed notebook, and let your own creativity flow!  John Muir was an avid journaler on his many adventures into the wilderness, often filling pages with drawings of nature...
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Sea Change
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$17.95  
Hardcover, JOEL HARPER, 32 pages, 9 x 0.4 x 9 inches, ISBN: 9780971425453
An enjoyable day at the beach turns into a passion for art and marine conservation. With a swell comes a wave and a Sea Change! Story by Joel Harper, author of All the Way to the Ocean. Illustrations by Erin O'Shea
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Paperback, Loree Griffin Burns, 64 pages, 11 x 0.2 x 9 inches, ISBN: 9780547328607
Aided by an army of beachcombers, oceanographer Dr. Curtis Ebbesmeyer tracks trash in the name of science. From sneakers to hockey gloves, Curt monitors the watery fate of human-made cargo that has spilled into the ocean. The information he collects is much more than casual news; it is important...
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Paperback, Richard Preston, 320 pages, 5.2 x 0.7 x 8 inches, ISBN: 9780812975598
Hidden away in foggy, uncharted rain forest valleys in Northern California are the largest and tallest organisms the world has ever sustained–the coast redwood trees,   Sequoia sempervirens. Ninety-six percent of the ancient redwood forests have been destroyed by logging, but the untouched...
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$14.95  
Paperback, David Rains Wallace, 174 pages, 8.5 x 5.5 inches, ISBN: 9781941624005
Articulate Earth is a collection of 23 provocative essays spanning the past 30 years of Wallace s career. Through meticulous research and hands-on experience, he explores American culture's relationship with nature particularly that of the West in its literary, scientific, and political...
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Seeking the Wolf Tree
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Hardcover, Natalie Cleavitt, 37 pages, 9.6 x 0.3 x 10.7 inches, ISBN: 9781630761455
Old-time New England foresters coined the term “wolf tree” for trees they saw as having the ability to “eat” the sun and nutrients and prevent the growth of other trees. Today, however, we understand how wolf trees benefit wildlife. Join Aurora and Orion as they search for a wolf tree in the in...
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Paperback, Erich Hoyt, 64 pages, 9 x 0.4 x 9 inches, ISBN: 9781552976005
Whale Rescue  is the latest addition to the acclaimed  Firefly Animal Rescue  series. Written by an accomplished expert and illustrated with color photographs, this book is a solid reference on both whales and the ongoing efforts to protect them. This book covers whale...
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Silent Spring
HMC325
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Paperback, Rachel Carson, 400 pages, 5.5 x 0.9 x 8.2 inches, ISBN: 9780618249060
Rachel Carson’s  Silent Spring  was first published in three serialized excerpts in the  New Yorker  in June of 1962. The book appeared in September of that year and the outcry that followed its publication forced the banning of DDT and spurred revolutionary changes in the...
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The Lorax
RAN429
$16.99  
Hardcover, Dr. Suess, 72 pages, 8.3 x 0.4 x 11.2 inches, ISBN: 9780394823379
"Unless someone like you...cares a whole awful lot...nothing is going to get better...It's not."  Long before saving the earth became a global concern, Dr. Seuss, speaking through his character the Lorax, warned against mindless progress and the danger it posed to the earth's natural beauty....
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The Lorax Doodle Book
RAN428
$5.99  
Paperback, 128 pages, 7.9 x 0.4 x 10.9 inches, ISBN: 9780307929822
Dr. Seuss's furry Earth-lover is on the loose! This Lorax coloring and activity book is filled with more than 100 zany scenes to color and complete and also includes a sheet of stickers. Perfect for creative minds ages 3-7 who love to let their imaginations run wild—Seuss-style!
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$20.00  
Paperback, Eric Rutkow, 416 pages, 5.2 x 1 x 8 inches, ISBN: 9781439193587
Eric Rutkow’s “deeply fascinating” ( The Boston Globe ) work shows how trees were essential to the early years of the republic and indivisible from the country’s rise as both an empire and a civilization. Among  American Canopy ’s many captivating stories:...
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$18.99  
Paperback, Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw, 40 pages, 11.3 x 9.3 inches, ISBN: 9780805099768
Once there was a redwood tree--one of the world's largest and tallest trees, and one of the oldest. And once, born nearly a thousand years after the tree first took root, there was a girl named Julia, who was called Butterfly. When exploring her beloved forest, Butterfly wandered into a grove...
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$15.99  
Paperback, Julia Hill, 288 pages, 5.3 x 8 inches, ISBN: 9780062516596
On December 18, 1999, Julia Butterfly Hill's feet touched the ground for the first time in over two years, as she descended from "Luna," a thousand year-old redwood in Humboldt County, CA. Hill had climbed 180 feet up into the tree high on a mountain on December 10, 1997, for what she thought...
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Paperback, JIM ROBBINS, 256 pages, 5.2 x 0.6 x 7.9 inches, ISBN: 9780812981292
The Man Who Planted Trees  is the inspiring story of David Milarch’s quest to clone the biggest trees on the planet in order to save our forests and ecosystem—as well as a hopeful lesson about how each of us has the ability to make a difference. “When is the best time to plant a tree?...
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Paperback, David George Haskell, 288 pages, 7.9 x 5.3 inches, ISBN: 9780143122944
A biologist reveals the secret world hidden in a single square meter of forest   Written with remarkable grace and empathy,  The Forest Unseen  is a grand tour of nature in all its profundity. Biologist David George Haskell uses a one-square-meter patch of old-growth...
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Paperback, Gordon Hempton, John Grossmann, 368 pages, ISBN: 9781416559108
In the visionary tradition of Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring, One Square Inch of Silence alerts us to beauty that we take for granted and sounds an urgent environmental alarm. Natural silence is our nation’s fastest-disappearing resource, warns Emmy-winning acoustic ecologist Gordon Hempton, who...
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