The Hidden Life of Trees

What They Feel, How They Communicate—Discoveries from A Secret World
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Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Sep 13, 2016
Product Number: EB00774121
Released: Oct 15, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781771642491
Publisher: Greystone Books
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Description

The first book in New York Times bestselling author Peter Wohlleben's The Mysteries of Nature Trilogy. Book two, The Inner Life of Animals, is available now, and the third book, The Secret Wisdom of Nature, is coming in Spring 2019. Are trees social beings? In this international bestseller, forester and author Peter Wohlleben convincingly makes the case that, yes, the forest is a social network. He draws on groundbreaking scientific discoveries to describe how trees are like human families: tree parents live together with their children, communicate with them, support them as they grow, share nutrients with those who are sick or struggling, and even warn each other of impending dangers. Wohlleben also shares his deep love of woods and forests, explaining the amazing processes of life, death, and regeneration he has observed in his woodland.After learning about the complex life of trees, a walk in the woods will never be the same again.Includes a Note From a Forest Scientist, by Dr.Suzanne Simard Published in partnership with the David Suzuki Institute.

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