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Our forests

Marie Foote Heisley

Our forests

what they are and what they mean to us

by Marie Foote Heisley

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forests and forestry -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Issued July 1933 ; Rev. July 1940.

    Statementby Marie Foote Heisley.
    SeriesMiscellaneous publication / United States Department of Agriculture -- no. 162, Miscellaneous publication (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 162.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination39 p. :
    Number of Pages39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23005383M
    OCLC/WorldCa25256966

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    The consequences of the destruction of tropical and subtropical forests are grave; basically, our collective actions are denying to our children and grandchildren the ability to play the game of survival with the tools that we have at our disposal by:   Inevitably, therefore, my list of 10 – perhaps not best, but "best loved" – forest books is a hybrid too; as much a mixture of fact and fiction as the woods and the fairy stories and my book .

    A beam of sunlight makes its way through the leaves and lights up the brightly colored wings of a macaw. An enormous butterfly flits from plant to plant. Monkeys shout and chatter as they swing from tree to tree looking for breakfast. The rainforest is waking up. Continue Reading. These days, The Lost Forests experience continues to be owned and operated by the McDonnell family. Our original stores still evoke fond memories for all who visited them in their youth, and our team looks forward to planting more Lost Forests throughout the world in the coming years.


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