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This unique book celebrates and documents the incredible biodiversity of the mountain landscapes of eastern North America, covering all of the major alpine ecosystems in New England, New York, Quebec, Newfoundland and Labrador. Twenty scientists, explorers, naturalists, and land managers from the U.S. and Canada have collaborated to compile their life experiences above treeline into a definitive account of the eastern alpine tundra. The introductory chapter describes the geographic scope of the eastern alpine eco-region. Chapters 2 - 6 present a natural history of the eastern alpine ecosystem, describing the phenomena and species most likely encountered and detailing the geology, climate, weather, flora, and fauna. Chapters 7 - 21 profile 12 major eastern alpine ranges, from New England to Labrador, and briefly touch on many other ranges. The Guide closes with a conservation vision for the eastern alpine eco-region. Full color. 804 photographs. 20 maps.
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