Land of the Giant Conifers.

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  • Author(s): Waring, Richard H.
  • Source:
    Natural History. Oct82, Vol. 91 Issue 10, p54. 10p. 8 Black and White Photographs, 1 Chart, 2 Graphs, 1 Map.
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    • Abstract:
      Focuses on the giant conifers of the Pacific Northwest. Growth of evergreen conifers due to the mild winter weather and unfrozen soils; Precipitation in the area; Capability of conifers to photosynthesize and store water, minerals and carbohydrates; Dimensions and ages of mature trees in the area; Characteristics of conifers; Comparison of conifers to hardwoods.