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Walk The Trail: Quincy Salt Marsh TrailReferences

The following were invaluable resources for completing the first edition of the trail guide:

  • Duke, James A. and Steven Forster, A Field Guide to Medicinal Plants, Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1990.
  • Duncan, Marion B. and Wilber H. Duncan, The Smithsonian Guise to Seaside Plants of the Gulf and Atlantic Coasts, Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D.C., 1987.
  • First Field Guide - Birds, National Audubon Society, Scholastic, New York, 1998.
  • Levering, Dale, Ph.D., An Illustrated Flora of the Boston Harbor Islands, Northeastern University Press, Boston, 1978.
  • McKenny, Margaret and Roger T. Peterson. A Field Guide to Wildflowers (of Northeastern and North Central North America), Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1968.
  • Mohlenbrock, Robert H. and John W. Thieret, MacMillan Field Guides - Trees, MacMillan Publishing Company, New York, 1987.
  • Niering, William A. and Nancy C. Olmstead, Field Guide to North American Flowers (Eastern Region) - National Audubon Society, Alfred A. Knopf Inc., New York, 1995.
  • Page, Nancy M. and Richard E. Weaver Jr., Arnoldia, Vol. 3, No. 4, Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, 1974.
  • Petrides, George A., A Field Guide to Eastern Trees, Peterson Field Guides, Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1988.
  • Scott, Michael, The Young Oxford Book of Ecology, Oxford University Press, New York, 1995.
  • Stokes, Donald, and Lillian Stokes, Stokes Beginner's Guide to Birds, Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1996.
  • Symonds, George W.D., The Shrub Identification Book, William Morrow and Company, New York, 1963.
  • Tiner, Robert W., Jr., A Field Guide to Coastal Wetland Plants (of the Northeastern U.S.), The University of Massachusetts Press, Amherst, 1987.


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