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.
Great, informative book. I wanted to be able to identify all the various plants and trees I see around me in the Pacific North West. Read morePublished 4 days ago by Hakim Bey
Timber cruiser here.
Any professional species identifier will have the POJAR in their possession.
I use this book in conjunction with "Northwest Native Plant Encyclopedia" and between the two, it's all I need. They complement each other well.Published 7 days ago by M. Reynolds
Must-have guide for the PNW - if you can only buy one make this the one.Published 25 days ago by Jessica Z.
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 2 months 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 3 months ago by sinclair