About the Author
David W. Hall, Ph.D., currently owns and operates a environmental consulting firm based in Gainesville, FL. He was previously employed as a Senior Scientist for KBN/Golder Associates from 1991-1997 following his role at the University of Florida as the Director of Plant Identification and Information Services. He is a recognized expert in the field of plant identification and forensic botany and has published 11 books and over 140 articles. William J. Weber, D.V.M., formally a practicing veterinarian in Leesburg, FL. His love of nature photography became another career. His articles and photography appeared in many magazines such as National Wildlife Magazine, Natural History Magazine, and Florida Wildlife Magazine. His photographic images have appeared as covers on over 100 national magazines. He is an author on six books.