In Search of the Canary Tree

The Story of a Scientist, a Cypress, and a Changing World
Product Number: EB00722317
Released: Nov 27, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781541617438
Publisher: Basic Books
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The surprisingly hopeful story of one woman's search for resiliency in a warming world Several years ago, ecologist Lauren E. Oakes set out from California for Alaska's old-growth forests to hunt for a dying tree: the yellow-cedar. With climate change as the culprit, the death of this species meant loss for many Alaskans. Oakes and her research team wanted to chronicle how plants and people could cope with their rapidly changing world. Amidst the standing dead, she discovered the resiliency of forgotten forests, flourishing again in the wake of destruction, and a diverse community of people who persevered to create new relationships with the emerging environment. Eloquent, insightful, and deeply heartening, In Search of the Canary Tree is a case for hope in a warming world.

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Author(s): Lauren E. Oakes
Original Publish Date: Nov 27, 2018

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Author(s): Lauren E. Oakes
Narrator(s): Ellen Archer
Product Number Z100146048
Released: Nov 28, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Hachette Audio
ISBN: #9781549122170

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