Archive for Thursday, August 16, 2007

Tree identification booklet available

August 16, 2007

"What Tree Is That?," a pocket guide for identifying trees, is available from The National Arbor Day Foundation.

The 72-page guide begins by noting the distinguishing characteristics of many species of trees in Kansas and the Eastern and Central regions of the United States.

Dozens of drawings illustrate the specific shapes and textures of different leaves, needles, acorns, berries, seed pods, cones and other identifying features.

To obtain a tree identification guidebook, send name and address and $3 for each guide to "What Tree Is That?," The National Arbor Day Foundation, 100 Arbor Avenue, Nebraska City, NE 68410 or visit the Web site at

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