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Georgia"s forests

Raymond M. Sheffield

Georgia"s forests

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station in Asheville, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Georgia
    • Subjects:
    • Forests and forestry -- Georgia -- Statistics.,
    • Timber -- Georgia -- Statistics.,
    • Forests and forestry -- Georgia -- Statistics.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRaymond M. Sheffield and Herbert A. Knight.
      SeriesResource bulletin SE ;, 73
      ContributionsKnight, Herbert A., Southeastern Forest Experiment Station (Asheville, N.C.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSD144.G4 S54 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 92 p. :
      Number of Pages92
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2663479M
      LC Control Number85600858

      Keep Georgia on your mind as you plan your next trip! We're all in this together, and Georgia will be ready and waiting for you when it's time to travel again. Until then, we've created a digital oasis where you can get lost in the beauty of our state, learn a little, and play. Stay safe, stay home and let's Explore Georgia from Home. The University of Georgia has just published four great compilations of native trees, shrubs, ferns, wildflowers and vines you should consider for your landscape. Native Trees, Shrubs and Vines. Native Wildflowers. Native Grasses and Sedges. Also, check out this photo guide to native plants. Native Plant Alternatives to Common Landscape Plants.


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Georgia National Forests: Campendium has 30 reviews of 36 National Forests in Georgia. Book review. April 7, Over the past few months, I have been amazed time and again by how much the Georgia ForestWatch community cares about our forests.

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An informative e-book, Georgia Parks and Natural Resources: A Guide For Educators, by Dr. Chris Greer, is now available as a free download. Greer, a Professor of Instructional Technology at Georgia College in Milledgeville, worked closely with DNR's Office of Information Technology and Parks Division for over a year and a half to create this informative book.

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In fact, the longleaf pine–grassland forest may well be the most diverse North American ecosystem north of the tropics, containing rare plants and animals not found anywhere.

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It is not our intent to describe all native species — just those available in the nursery trade and those that the authors feel have potential for nursery production and landscape use. Rare or endangered species are not described.

Information on each plant is provided according to the following categories:. The book describes richness and diversity of Georgia's vegetation.

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InJames Oglethorpe established this colony as a refuge for English debtors. The colony was named for King George II. The Ultimate Fall Getaway Is Hiding in Georgia's Chattahoochee National Forest—Hint: There Are Super Cozy, Tiny Cabins Involved.

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Hosts Denene Millner, Monica Pearson, and Christine White share their experiences, perspectives and challenges. The truth behind Georgia’s ‘green’ gold rush Our forests provide shelter to many species found nowhere else. Turning essential habitat into wood pellets undermines species diversity, and an intact bottomland habitat with mature trees is crucial to conservation efforts.

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