Vegetation Map of Saipan(pdf)

This is a detailed color vegetation map of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands produced by the US Forest Service.

Posted September 15, 2013

The chapters below from the textbook Island Ecology and Environmental Management: CNMI have information about Botany (pdf):

Chapter 09 Introduction to Island Life Forms & Ecosystems [J. Furey]

Chapter 11 Limiting Factors; Energy Flow; & Nutrient Cycling [J. Furey]

Chapter 16 Coastal Strands; Intertidal Habitats; & Seabirds [J. Furey]

Chapter 17 Our Mangroves; Mudflat(s); & Migratory Shorebirds [J. Furey]

Chapter 18 Disturbed Ground-adapted Life Forms & Ecological Succession [J. Furey]

Chapter 19 Our Commonwealth Forests [J. Furey]

Chapter 21 Our Wetland Organisms [J. Furey]

Chapter 22 The Ecology of Our Savanna Lands [J. Furey]

Chapter 30 Farming & Gardening Practices [J. Furey]

Chapter 42 Building & Landscape Design; and Community Aesthetics [J. Furey, P. Peshut, & K. Francis]

Journal Article:


A Manual for the Identification of Vascular Plants on the Island

Micronesica Vol 6 University of Guam 1970

by Benjamin C Stone