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Ed Hardin: Scourge of South becomes sweet spot - Greensboro News & Record

Greensboro News & Record
Sweet gum trees are sometimes reviled by human homeowners, but animals are eager to carve out a home under the branches. turtles. Buy Now. ED HARDIN/News & Record. Turtles lounge along a branch of a fallen sweet gum tree. prev. next. LEWISVILLE ...

Ocean floors and tropical shores offer light relief at Paul Smith - The Guardian

The Guardian
The colours were inspired by the flora and fauna found on the ocean floor; vivid orange, purple, red and yellow dominated. This is the second season that both men and women have walked in the show, with 19 looks for women and 28 for men. Models came ...

The Image of American Hyperbole - The New Yorker

The New Yorker
There are, after all, the usual, embarrassingly corny reasons for gratitude: friends, family, art, food, love; flora and fauna as seen on summer walks. But Novak and Kmart seem to have something more specific to say. Those flag colors—red letters ...

Tree and Wood Identification: Red Oak

Blacksburg - United States

Pictures and facts about red oak leaves and wood.

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    WMS Kids' Section: Tree and Wood Identification - Red Oak

Molecular Expressions Tree Collection: Northern Red Oak
United States

Presents microscopic images of Quercus rubra, the Northern Red Oak.
United States

Provides information about the general identification of trees as well as more specific techniques for a limited number of species. Includes information about dendrology.


A resource for beginners and others. Includes a collection of descriptive graphics showing leaves, and buds, with notes.

Tree Identification Expert
United States

Offers software which identifies northern forest trees. Includes details of the trees covered and an FAQ.

Tree Anatomy and Identification -
United States

Article and collection of online resources for identifying trees. Includes an online interview to identify the leaves of fifty common native North American trees.

Quercus falcata var. falcata and var. pagodifolia (Southern Red Oak and Cherrybark Oak)
United States

For each variety, discusses habitat, native range, associated forest cover, and detailed facts on reproduction and growth. Includes distribution maps.

The Red Mangrove-tree Crab
United States

Photographic study of this crustacean by Hugh Mitchell-Tapping with close-ups of various appendages and information and photographs of developing larvae.

The Red-eyed Tree Frog
United States

Research project by Lindsey Bergin providing information on Agalychnis callidryas, its classification, habitat, adaptation, nutrition, reproduction and interaction with other species.

Quercus rubra (Red Oak)

Photos of fruit, leaf, bud, flower, bark, and form.

Red Oak - Quercus rubra
United States

From a site dedicated to common trees of Camp Conestoga.