Field Guides

Field Guides

NAIT Centre for Boreal Research has published ‘A guide to Mosses and Liverworts of Alberta Peatlands’, by Dale H. Vitt (text) and Michael Lüth (photographs).

The guide identifies 60 species of mosses and liverworts that comprise the flora of fens and bogs in Alberta and western boreal Canada, designed for use in the field and laboratory.

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Download Guide to Mosses and Liverworts of Alberta Peatlands [PDF] 

Hardcopy version of the field guide (Rite Rain paper) are available at cost.

$15.00 per copy for in person pick up.

Contact  us  to arrange pick up, or if you require shipping ($15.00 + shipping costs).

Cheques can be made to:

NAIT Boreal Research Institute

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