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Exploring Nature Science Education Resource:

Life Science, Earth Science, and Physical Science Resources for K-12

Wildflowers (Spring) Guide

Spring Wildflower Guide

Recommended Books & Products

Adirondack Nature Guide

Adult/young adult field guide to some of the most common animals (birds, mammals, amphibians, reptiles, insects) and plants (trees and wildflowers) in the Adirondack region of Upstate New York. 120 pages with color and black and white illustrations.

Written and illustrated by Sheri Amsel

Adirondack Nature Guide Book

Citing Research References

When you research information you must cite the reference. Citing for websites is different from citing from books, magazines and periodicals. The style of citing shown here is from the MLA Style Citations (Modern Language Association).

When citing a WEBSITE the general format is as follows.
Author Last Name, First Name(s). "Title: Subtitle of Part of Web Page, if appropriate." Title: Subtitle: Section of Page if appropriate. Sponsoring/Publishing Agency, If Given. Additional significant descriptive information. Date of Electronic Publication or other Date, such as Last Updated. Day Month Year of access < URL >.

Here is an example of citing this page:

Amsel, Sheri. "Wildflowers (Spring) Guide" Exploring Nature Educational Resource ©2005-2017. March 23, 2017
< http://www.exploringnature.org/db/view/4968 >

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