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The flora of South Central Alaska

Boyd J Shaffer

The flora of South Central Alaska

A handbook for field identification of vascular plants

by Boyd J Shaffer

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Published by Arts and Sciences Division, Kenai Peninsula College .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alaska,
  • Botany,
  • Identification,
  • Plants,
  • Rare plants

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages327
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11706598M
    ISBN 100964111810
    ISBN 109780964111813
    OCLC/WorldCa33827379

    In botany, flora (plural: floras or florae) has two meanings.. The first meaning refers to all plant life in an area or time period (especially the naturally occurring or indigenous plant life). The corresponding term for animal life is fauna.. The second meaning refers to a book or other work which describes the plant species in an area or time period, with the aim of allowing identification. Alaska Native Communities and Alaska Tribes by Regions Index The Eskimo and Aleut peoples occupy the northern North American coastline and nearby islands from Prince William Sound in south central Alaska westward and northward in Alaska, across the Bering Sea to St. Lawrence Island and eastern Siberia, and around the continental Arctic coast.


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The flora of south central Alaska: A handbook for field identification of common lichens, mosses, liverworts and vascular plants/5(4). The flora of South Central Alaska A handbook for field identification of vascular plants [2nd rev.] edition by Boyd J Shaffer. Published by Arts The flora of South Central Alaska book Sciences Division, Kenai Peninsula College.

Written in EnglishPages: The Flora of Alaska project provides a comprehensive synonymized checklist of vascular and non-vascular plants and fruticose lichens of Alaska.

Both native and non-native vascular plants are included within the vascular flora. New and updated genera keys and individual taxon accounts will be published for vascular plants as they become available.

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The Common Plants of the Muskegs of Southeast Alaska by O. Wayne Robuck Abstract This guide identifies 49 common plants of coastal Alaska muskegs. Plants are divided into six major groups: clubmosses, ferns, sedges, herbs, shrubs, and trees.

Illustrations and short. This monumental work by the world's preeminent authority on Arctic floras—the first comprehensive, up-to-date botanic manual for this region—is the product of the author's more than forty years of study of circumpolar floras.

The book describes and illustrates all flowering plants and vascular cryptograms known to occur in Alaska, the Yukon, the Mackenzie District, and the eastern. Southcentral Alaska (Russian: Южная Центральная Аляска) is the portion of the U.S. state of Alaska consisting of the shorelines and uplands of the central Gulf of of the population of the state lives in this region, concentrated in and around the city of Anchorage.

The area includes Cook Inlet, the Matanuska-Susitna Valley, the Kenai Peninsula, Prince William. The Southcentral region in Alaska is one of our most popular hot spots. With abundant fishing and wildlife, wilderness trails and urban shopping, access to many of Alaska’s national parks and glaciers, the South Central region including the Kenai Peninsula, is a must for any Alaska vacation Alaska cruise tours depart from the nearby ports of Whittier and Seward.

Flora & Fauna in South America Argentina -- Unsurprisingly, with such a large variety of ecosystems, Argentina has a huge range of flora and fauna. One of the most spectacular spots for wildlife watching is Esteros de Ibera, a vast wetland south of Iguazú where hundreds of species of birds compete with caiman and swamp deer for your attention.

A Flora is a book or other work which describes the plant species occurring in an area or time period, often with the aim of allowing identification.

The term is usually capitalized to distinguish it from the use of "flora" to mean the plants rather than their classic and modern Floras are listed below. Traditionally Floras are books, but some are now published on CD-ROM or. Southcentral Alaska is a region of Alaska, home to The flora of South Central Alaska book largest population center around Anchorage, on the north Pacific Ocean.

From Mapcarta, the free map. Celebrating Wildflowers provides a variety of colorful and interesting articles, photos, posters, interpretive panels, and activities about wildflowers, pollinators, our native plants, and links to. The Gulf of Alaska arcs at its northern edge, forming the rounded northern shore of the Pacific Ocean, a zone of great collisions.

This region is where the earth's tectonic plates collide, spewing forth froths of hot lava from dozens of volcanoes, and fracturing and folding the earth with titanic earthquakes.

Eagle River Nature Center: Great introduction to the flora and fauna of South Central Alaska - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Eagle River, AK, at Tripadvisor.5/5(). About this Item: Lund: p & Leipzig: Otto Harrassowitz, []., 10 Parts.

5 plates. 1 folding map. many small sketch maps in the text. Uncut & partly unopened in original wrs. Parts I-IV inscribed from the author to First Edition. This important work was based on the Swedish botanist s lengthy studies of specimens collected during his expedition to the Aleutian.

Southcentral Alaska is a region of Alaska, home to its largest population center around Anchorage, on the north Pacific Ocean. Regions []. Kenai Peninsula; Matanuska-Susitna ValleyAlso known as the Mat-Su Valley; Cities [].

Anchorage - Alaska's largest city and seaport, located on the north end of Cook Inlet, between Knik Arm and Turnagain Arm.; Anchor Point. South across these waters Kodiak Island, Alaska’s “Emerald Isle,” offers roadside fishing opportunities for sea-run Dolly Varden and Chinook, coho, sockeye, and pink salmon, and some remote rivers rich in steelhead and Chinook salmon.

Famous for its brown bears, the largest land carnivores in the world, Kodiak is the second largest island. Spanning alm years, this book is the definition of epic historical fiction.

Beginning with the migration of mastodon and saber-toothed tigers from Siberia to Alaska across the Bering Land Bridge and continuing forward to the signing of the Alaska Statehood Act that made Alaska the 49th state inthe history of the nations largest state is laid out in surprisingly readable fashion/5.

Octo - by mlmilius posted in ' Alaska Garden Climate Zones, Southcentral Alaska - Tagged: Alaska Garden Climate Zones, Alaska Gardening, Wildlife - 1 comment All the Perks As with many communities in Alaska, gardening in Chugiak has many upsides and downsides.

A couple of people in the state write the kind of books you are looking for. though some titles may be out of print and must be purchased at or or similar OP book vendors. I like James Kavanagh's "Alaska Trees and Wildflowers" which is part of a pamphlet series he has done on flora, fauna and wildlife in our state, and Robert H.

Armstrong's "Guide to Alaska Birds. The “Farewell composite terrane” of south-central Alaska, USA (herein referred to simply as the Farewell terrane, and of which the Mount Dall conglomerate is a component) preserves a geological record from the Precambrian through Early Cretaceous with most of its stratigraphic thickness composed of sediments deposited in the marine realm.

By offering Flora of Southeast Alaska as both a hybrid local and distance-delivery (eLearning) class, students from anywhere can get up to speed on how to identify the common native trees, shrubs and herbs of southeast and south central Alaska.

Local students can participate in the lectures on campus, while students across Alaska can see the. A new Flora of Alaska is therefore timely, especially as numerous species have been introduced or expanded into the region in the last five decades.

The known range of many native taxa have been expanded as the result of extensive floristic surveys in remote areas, and the plants of Alaska are experiencing rapidly changing conditions due to.

The narrow coastal fringe between the Gulf of Alaska and the Chugach and St. Elias Mountains is the gateway to Alaska for most of the birds which winter in the Pacific Flyway. King and Lensink () emphasized the importance of the Copper River delta to migrating waterfowl and pointed out that other birds also depend on the same habitat.

Guanacaste-- (Enterolobium cyclocarpum) The guanacaste tree is one of the largest trees found in Central America. It can reach a total elevation of over 39m ( ft.); its straight trunk composes 9 to 12m ( ft.) of the height (the trunk's diameter measures more than m/6 ft.).

Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author.

Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. Incorrect Book The list contains an. South Central Alaska. see also Events | Lodging | National Parks. Denali State Park - This park has overacres which is almost half the size of Rhode Island.

It provides a great variety of recreational opportunities with the landscape varying from lowland streams to alpine tundra to the Alaska mountain range. Denali State Park has. Flora de Alaska. Alaska es una Tundra en la que destacan la gran variedad de especies de líquenes, musgos y arbustos.

Posee también grandes bosques de hoja caduca, en los que abundan las piceas y abetos. En la zona de Taiga los abetos se mezclan con los pinos, líquenes y grandes extensiones de hierba, que salpicada de lagos, crea. Northern Flora Book Cover The Northern Flora book includes the instructions and appliques for the quilt and tablerunner, plus additional instructions for making a pillow, single-block wallhanging and five-block wallhanging using the flora block designs.

Block #1: Forget Me Not. Forget-me-nots are Alaska's State Flower. These tiny little flowers have over fifty species, and are found all. The Unique Alaskan Experience: Visit the Alaska Sea Life Center.

Learn more about wildlife in the region, and efforts to protect or rehabilitate species. Other Good Hikes in South Central Alaska. If you really enjoy hiking and want to add additional Alaska. Home to over half of Alaska’s population, Southcentral is a playground of activities from world-class fishing to hiking and wildlife viewing.

With mountains and lakes, Southcentral offers the advantages of remote wilderness, but is linked via roads. Flora was born on J and passed away on Friday, Octo Flora was a resident of Columbus, Indiana at the time of : A panorama of Southwest Alaska ranges from the windy grasslands of the Aleutian Islands, the longest archipelago in the world sweeping 1, miles westward into the Pacific Ocean, to the surreal volcanic landscape of Katmai National Park to the emerald green island of Kodiak to the unsurpassed bird populations of the Pribilof Islands.

The updated 40th anniversary edition of this best-selling ABC book celebrates Alaskan culture, with all-new colorful and imaginative playful and humorous alphabet book inspires learning the ABCs and introduces young children to Alaskan flora, fauna, and culture.

Alaska was one of the last places in North America to be mapped and explored. As Raban well knows, the journey to Alaska can still be transformational. • Read more top 10. Alaska is full of Flora and Fauna that if you spend enough time here you can literally see it all. From Bald eagles and Humpback whales to beautiful wildflowers and amazing National Parks.

Alaska Photos. Alaska really has something for everyone. New and Important Vascular Plant Collections from South-Central and Southwestern Alaska: A Region of Floristic Convergence. Rhodora. Vegetation Ecology and Botany.

Flora is a book or other work which describes the plant species occurring in an area or time period, with the aim of allowing identification. Some classic and modern floras are listed below. Traditionally floras are books, but some are now published on CD-ROM or website s.

The area that a flora covers can be either geographically or politically defined. Celebrity Flora offers the largest and most luxurious accommodations in the Galapagos Islands. In fact, every stateroom on board is a suite that includes an unrivaled array of indulgent design features, services, and amenities.

Full room automation that lets you control everything with the touch of a button. Premium linens and bathrobes. south-central and southwestern alaska All collections are housed at ALA or the Alaska National Park Service (NPS).

Elven and Murray’s Checklist of the Panarctic Flora (Elven and Murray ). Pakistan-owned HBZ Bank sanctioned by South Africa's central bank 29 Dec,PM IST The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) cautioned HBZ not to repeat the conduct which led to the non-compliance with "suspicious and unusual transaction" reporting requirements of the Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Control Regulations and for the failure to comply with training .Alaska hunting: southcentral region.

Southcentral Alaska is home to the state's largest human population. It is also habitat for some of the state's densest populations of moose, bears, and other wildlife.

Species. Southcentral Alaska hunting opportunities are many and diverse. Caribou and moose are probably most numerous.