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ERIC Number: ED540974
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1918
Pages: 62
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 6
The Conifers of the Northern Rockies. Bulletin, 1917, No. 53
Kirkwood, J. F.
Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
The purpose of this bulletin is to enable persons not technically trained in botany to identify the coniferous species of the northern Rocky Mountain region lying within the United States. Forest trees of all kinds have interest for all people. Familiar and affection knowledge of them has culture value of a very fine kind. For the people of some sections of the country, a scientific study of the trees of the forest has much practical and commercial value as well. this is particularly true of the forested region of the Rocky Mountains. There is great need for such a guide for teachers and students in this subject, as it will add much to the richness of the school work. This bulletin is divided into three chapters: (1) The forests; (2) The species; and (3) Directions for the study of the conifers. (Contains 37 figures, 1 note, and 2 footnotes.) [Best copy available has been provided.]
Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Education (ED)