Florida's Uplands (Florida's Natural Ecosystems and Native Species #1) (Paperback)

Florida's Uplands (Florida's Natural Ecosystems and Native Species #1) By Ellie Whitney, D. Bruce Means, Anne Rudloe Cover Image
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Taken from the earlier book Priceless Florida (and modified for a stand-alone book), this volume discusses the well-drained areas of Florida, including high pine grasslands, flatwoods and prairies, interior scrub, hardwood hammocks, rocklands and caves, and beach dunes. Introduces readers to the trees and plants, insects, mammals, reptiles, and other species that live in Florida's unique uplands ecosystem.


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About the Author


Ellie Whitney was educated at Harvard and Washington Universities and has lived in Tallahassee since 1970. She has taught at Florida State and Florida A&M Universities and has authored more than two dozen college textbooks on health and related topics. She has spent more than 35 years exploring outdoor Florida and studying its ecology.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781561646852
ISBN-10: 1561646857
Publisher: Pineapple Press
Publication Date: September 15th, 2014
Pages: 176
Language: English
Series: Florida's Natural Ecosystems and Native Species
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