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Like a Tree: How Trees, Women, and Tree People Can Save the Planet

by Jean Shinoda Bolen

Like a Tree grew out of bestselling author Jean Bolen’s practice of walking among tall trees and mourning the loss of a Monterey pine that was cut down in her neighborhood. This book will appeal most to people...


The R.D. Lawrence Library: Where the Water Lilies Grow / The North Runner / The Place in the Forest

by R.D. Lawrence & Max Finkelstein

Three books by master nature writer R.D. Lawrence are collected here, bringing to life with affection and accuracy the wildlife around his northern Canadian home.


Rainforest Tourism, Conservation and Management: Challenges for Sustainable Development

by Bruce Prideaux

Globally rainforests are under threat on numerous fronts, including clearing for agriculture, harvesting for timber and urban expansion. Yet they have a crucial role in biodiversity conservation, climate change...


Large-scale Forest Restoration

by David Lamb

Landscapes are being degraded and simplified across the globe. This book explores how forest restoration might be carried out to increase landscape heterogeneity, improve ecological functioning and restore ecosystem...


Forests: A Naturalist's Guide to Woodland Trees

by Laurence C. Walker

First published in 1990, Forests explores the ecological, economic, and human influences on over thirty significant types of woodlands. Laurence Walker focuses especially on the effects of site factors-climate,...


The Southern Forest: A Chronicle

by Laurence C. Walker

When the first European explorers reached the southern shores of North America in the early seventeenth century, they faced a solid forest that stretched all the way from the Atlantic coast to eastern Texas...


European Wood-pastures in Transition: A Social-ecological Approach

by Tibor Hartel & Tobias Plieninger

Wood-pastures are important elements of European cultural identity and have an exceptional ecological value, yet they are in decline all over Europe. The structure of wood-pastures is strongly influenced by...


A Natural History of Belize: Inside the Maya Forest

by Samuel Bridgewater

Belize's Chiquibul Forest is one of the largest remaining expanses of tropical moist forest in Central America. It forms part of what is popularly known as the Maya Forest. Battered by hurricanes over millions...


Forest Communities, Community Forests: Struggles and Successes in Rebuilding Communities and Forests

by Jonathan Kusel

A collection of stories about thirteen communities in the United States in their efforts to protect and restore community forests. It explores the struggles and opportunities faced by people as they work to...


Smallholders, Forest Management and Rural Development in the Amazon

by Benno Pokorny

The ongoing debate concerning the Amazon's crucial role in global climate and biodiversity is entirely dependent upon sustainable development in the region. Recognizing that forests are an integral part of...


Into the Woods: The Battle for Tasmania's Forests

by Anna Krien

Winner, 2011 Queensland Premier's Literary Awards

Winner, 2011 Victorian Premier's Literary Awards

For many years, the Tasmanian wilderness has been the site of a fierce struggle. At stake is the future of...


Redeeming REDD: Policies, Incentives and Social Feasibility for Avoided Deforestation

by Michael I. Brown

It is now well accepted that deforestation is a key source of greenhouse gas emissions and of climate change, with forests representing major sinks for carbon. As a result, public and private initiatives for...


Forest Forensics: A Field Guide to Reading the Forested Landscape

by Tom Wessels

Take some of the mystery out of a walk in the woods with this new field guide from the author of Reading the Forested Landscape.

Thousands of readers have had their experience of being in a forest changed forever...


Rainforest Animals for Kids: Wild Habitats Facts, Photos and Fun | Children's Environment Books Edition

by Baby Professor

The rainforest is a big, magical place to explore. It is the home of many wild and even endangered animals. The purpose of this educational book is to open your child's eyes on what life lives in the forest....


Book of Trees | Pacific Northwest Trees Edition | Children's Forest and Tree Books

by Baby Professor

Here’s another interesting book of trees that you would love your child to have! A good book of some of the best products of nature will encourage care for the environment and a deeper sense of appreciation...


Book of Trees |South Eastern Trees Edition | Children's Forest and Tree Books

by Baby Professor

Did you know that different parts of the world grow different kinds of trees, too? Yes, it’s very interesting to know all the many species of trees out there. This educational book features some of them. It...


Book of Trees | North Eastern Trees Edition | Children's Forest and Tree Books

by Baby Professor

The North Eastern Trees are the star of this educational book. Here, such trees are featured in order to help a child better understand biodiversity and environment. Hopefully, the book will ignite a strong...


Animals of the Rainforest | Wildlife of the Jungle | Encyclopedias for Children

by Baby Professor

Who lives in the rainforest? Open the pages of this book and marvel at the diversity of life there. This encyclopedia is complete with pictures and other identifiers to make learning fun and engaging. Your child...


Book of Trees | Mid-Atlantic Trees Edition | Children's Forest and Tree Books

by Baby Professor

Different parts of the world yield different species of trees. This educational book features the Mid-Atlantic trees and how your child can identify them. Learning is made more fun and effective if a child is...


Book of Trees | Pacific Southwest Trees Edition | Children's Forest and Tree Books

by Baby Professor

Learn about trees and how important they are to the environment through this educational book. Learning is made much more fun and effective if there are images involved. The fun layout will also facilitate the...