The Resource Keepers of the Trees: : a Guide to Re-Greening North America, (electronic resource)

Keepers of the Trees: : a Guide to Re-Greening North America, (electronic resource)

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Keepers of the Trees: : a Guide to Re-Greening North America
Title
Keepers of the Trees:
Title remainder
a Guide to Re-Greening North America
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Engage in the life stories of fourteen people whose lives have been shaped by trees featuring the true stories of a tree doctor, big tree hunter Will Blozan, Plant Amnesty's pruner, and ninety-four-year-old logger Merve Wilkinson. Also interviewed is Vietnam veteran Bud Pearson, whose post-traumatic stress disorder found healing and acceptance as a wood carver in the wilds of Montana, as well as Andy Lipkis, founder of TreePeople, who has spent thirty-five years ripping up concrete in L. A. to plant over two million trees in an effort to stop flooding and reduce air pollution. Each tree keeper reveals the inspiration and organization behind their advocacy with detailed explanations and touching stories of how their lives have come to be shaped by the forests they are fighting to preserve. Keepers of the Trees includes stories from all over North America, including Vancouver, Chicago, L. A., and Montana. This book includes one hundred color photographs of the tree keepers in action as well as diagrams illustrating the keepers' work. These are inspirational stories of conservation, healing, passion, and advocacy for any classroom, conservationist, activist, and nature lover
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Linnea, Ann
Dewey number
333.75160922
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Forests and forestry
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Keepers of the Trees: : a Guide to Re-Greening North America, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11825745
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11825745
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11825745
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11825745
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Keepers of the Trees: : a Guide to Re-Greening North America, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11825745
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11825745
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11825745
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11825745
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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