ANDY MACKINNON is a respected biologist who serves as a technical advisor on old growth forest research to the B.C. Ministry of Forests. MacKinnon, also a registered professional forester, is adjunct professor at the School of Resource and Environmental Management, Simon Fraser University. He is the author of six Lone Pine books on the plants of Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest.
Perfectly layed out and photographically pleasing and accurate. Must have for hikers and those who need to know. I recommend it.Published 1 month ago by Cookie Baker
I use this book all the time to find plants on our property. I wish it gave more information on medicinal usage or edibility. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Adam
I live on San Juan Island and have been slowly learning most of the plants, but when I was out walking with a friend she recommended this standard reference. Read morePublished 2 months ago by sinclair
Another positive review is hardly necessary, but I want to add one because this book was so helpful to me on a recent trip to the region. Read morePublished 2 months ago by LB
Including keys to determine genera within plant families, good descriptions, distribution maps etc. I only missed the flowering season in the description of species.Published 2 months ago by Niels Jeurink
Fantastic book. We walk and hike with Native Plant Society, and it's fun to learn about the plants.Published 2 months ago by Carolyn Caporgno