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Boundary Layer
By Kem Luther
Paperback: May 2016

In atmospheric science, a boundary layer is the band of air nearest the ground. In the Pacific Northwest, the boundary layer teems with lichens, mosses,...

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Building a Better Nest
Paperback: June 2015

For fifteen years, Evelyn Hess and her husband David lived in a tent and trailer, without electricity or running water, on twenty acres of wild land in the...

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Children and Other Wild Animals
By Brian Doyle
Paperback: October 2014

In Children and Other Wild Animals, bestselling novelist Brian Doyle (Mink River, The Plover) describes encounters with astounding beings of...

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Diary of a Citizen Scientist
Paperback: October 2014

In the exploding world of citizen science, hundreds of thousands of volunteers are monitoring climate change, tracking bird migration, finding stardust for...

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Embracing a Western Identity
Paperback: October 2015

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Ethnobotany of the Coos, Lower Umpqua, and Siuslaw Indians
Paperback: May 2016

Myrtlewood is most often thought of as beautiful wood for woodworking, but to Native people on the southern Oregon coast it was an important source of food...

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Field Guide to Oregon Rivers
By Tim Palmer
Paperback: October 2014

Despite Oregon’s watery reputation, the state has lacked a field guide for its many celebrated rivers and streams—until now. Preeminent river...

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Field Guide to the Sedges of the Pacific Northwest
Paperback: April 2014

Field Guide to the Sedges of the Pacific Northwest is an illustrated guide to all 169 species, subspecies, and varieties in the genus Carex...

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For the Love of Rivers
Paperback: February 2015

Rivers and streams supply our water and capture our imaginations. We seek the more pristine ones to fish or paddle, to hike along or simply sit and watch....

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