Precious Heritage: The Status of Biodiversity in the United States

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From the lush forests of Appalachia to the frozen tundra of Alaska, and from the tallgrass prairies of the Midwest to the subtropical rainforests of Hawaii, the United States harbors a remarkable array of ecosystems. These ecosystems in turn sustain an exceptional variety of plant and animal life. For species such as salamanders and freshwater turtles, the United States ranks as the global center of diversity. Among the nation's other unique biological features are California's coast redwoods, the world's tallest trees, and ...

Precious Heritage: The Status of Biodiversity in the United States 2000, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195125191

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