black spruce

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small spruce of boggy areas of northeastern North America having spreading branches with dense foliage

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Black Spruce will keep the building rental while improving the overall common areas and amenities.
On 25 and 28 June between 0635-0737 hrs, we incidentally made note of a second nesting female feeding near the ground in late successional black spruce forest.
Black Spruce vice-president Derek Sullivan said his firm will bring in a rig this spring and is expected to launch drilling, in April, at the Garden Hill Field.
0 0 3 2 6 Balsam fir 2 1 7 7 17 Black spruce 0 0 0 1 1 Red maple 3 2 8 0 13 Red spruce 0 0 1 9 11 Sugar maple 1 0 3 0 4 White birch 4 1 4 0 9 Yellow birch 2 0 8 1 11 Non commercial NA NA NA NA 24 16-20 American beech 1 1 3 2 6 Aspen spp.
Q: I have some black spruce that are about 10 feet tall.
Here, black spruce seedlings need a century to grow a foot, and toilet paper takes two years to biodegrade.
One of the disciplines we embraced involved our mandatory pilgrimage to a large black spruce stump that had been hit by lightning.
of New Brunswick, Canada) covers the 12 most common species indigenous to North America (balsam fir, eastern hemlock, tamarack larch, eastern white pine, jack pine, pitch pine, red pine, black spruce, red spruce, white spruce, eastern juniper, and eastern thuja), follows the life cycle of the tree, from seed to sapling, and compares genera and species at each stage.
Dense groves of black spruce overshadow the busy streets of Toronto, Montreal, and New York through much of Joseph Boyden's second novel.
Last year we had the famous apology for residential school abuse, financial compensation, the establishment of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (well, I think they're still working on that one), and Joseph Boyden won the Giller Prize for his novel Through Black Spruce to name just a few momentous occasions.
The 2008 Scotiabank Giller Prize has been won by Joseph Boyden for his second novel entitled Through Black Spruce.
The big bull caribou I thought I'd arrowed was migrating his way out of my life while a smaller bull teetered on shaky legs in a stand of black spruce near the lake edge.
Quebec City, Quebec, Canada): (1) black spruce fiber 1 (BS01), (2) black spruce fiber 2 (BS02), and (3) jack pine fiber (JP).
Identification of black spruce (Picea mariana) and white spruce (Picea glauca) pollen was based on the morphometrics developed by Birks & Peglar (1980).