The Hidden Life Of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate-discoveries From A Secret World by Peter WohllebenThe Hidden Life Of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate-discoveries From A Secret World by Peter Wohlleben

The Hidden Life Of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate-discoveries From A Secret World

byPeter WohllebenForeword byTim FlanneryTranslated byJane Billinghurst

Hardcover | September 13, 2016

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The first of a three-part series investigating the wonders of nature by New York Times bestselling author Peter Wohlleben.

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

Peter Wohlleben spent over twenty years working for the forestry commission in Germany before leaving to put his ideas of ecology into practice. He now runs an environmentally-friendly woodland in Germany, where he is working for the return of primeval forests. He is the author of numerous books about trees. Tim Flannery is an interna...
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Title:The Hidden Life Of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate-discoveries From A Secret WorldFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:288 pages, 7.5 X 5.25 X 0.88 inShipping dimensions:288 pages, 7.5 X 5.25 X 0.88 inPublished:September 13, 2016Publisher:Greystone Books Ltd.Language:English

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ISBN - 10:1771642483

ISBN - 13:9781771642484

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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