Using Native American stories as a teaching tool to help children discover plants and their environment, a complete program of study in botany, plant ecology, and natural history of many North American plants focuses on environmental and stewardship issues. IP.In higher elevations are found junipers and pinon pines that can grow up to 30 feet (9.1 meters) tall. ... Bristlecone pine forests are found in the mountains at an elevation of around 10, 000 to 1 1, 000 feet (3, 048 to 3, 35 3 meters) to the west ... Ironically, although it is often used as a symbol of the sunny desert Southwest, the saguaro cactus must sprout in the shade cast by other cacti, shrubs, trees or rocks.
|Title||:||Keepers of Life|
|Author||:||Michael J. Caduto, Joseph Bruchac|
|Publisher||:||Fulcrum Publishing - 1997-07|