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New Mexico vegetation

past, present, and future

by William A. Dick-Peddie

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Published by University of New Mexico Press in Albuquerque .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Mexico.
    • Subjects:
    • Botany -- New Mexico.,
    • Plant communities -- New Mexico.,
    • Plant ecology -- New Mexico.,
    • Phytogeography -- New Mexico.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementWilliam A. Dick-Peddie ; with the contributions by W.H. Moir and Richard Spellenberg.
      ContributionsMoir, William H., Spellenberg, Richard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK176 .D53 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxii, 244 p. :
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1702207M
      ISBN 100826313612
      LC Control Number92003138

      New Mexico Vegetation Past, Present, and Future. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. Findley, James S. (). The Natural History of New Mexico Mammals. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. Hawley, J.W. (). Guidebook to Rio Grande rift in New Mexico and Colorado. New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources. pp. 55 Counties: Sierra and Doña Ana. The Vegetation of New Mexico Edward F. Castetter Follow this and additional works at: This Contents is brought to you for free and open access by the University of New Mexico Press at UNM Digital Repository. It has been accepted for inclusion in New Mexico Quarterly by an authorized editor of UNM Digital Cited by:

      In fact, 6 of the 7 life zones found in the world exist in New Mexico. These life zones are classified by vegetation types and vary by altitude and orientation to the sun. New Mexico has 3 topographic zones. The Rocky Mountain zone extends through the north central section of New Mexico. New Mexico, constituent state of the U.S., which became the 47th state of the union in It ranks fifth among the states in terms of total area and is bounded by Colorado to the north, Oklahoma and Texas to the east, Texas and Mexico to the south, and Arizona to the west. Its capital is Santa Fe.

      The New Mexico Game and Fish Habitat Handbook is provided in an effort to encourage incorporation of conservation practices in the earliest possible stages of project development. It contains conservation measures, with respect to specific land use practices, targeted toward minimizing impacts of projects on wildlife and wildlife habitats. New Mexico State Wetland Program Summary. Section A. Quick View Description of New Mexico’s Wetlands. Wetlands cover about , acres ( percent) of New Mexico; most are in the eastern and northern areas of the State. New Mexico's wetlands include forested wetlands, bottom-land shrublands, marshes, fens, alpine snow glades.


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