The shrine of knowledge.

Thorn Scrub

A selection of articles related to thorn scrub.

Research in the Sierra Madre Occidental of Eastern Sonora, Mexico Macaw Canyon - Thorn-scrub | Wild Sonora Cameron vs. Paradise 3-29-09 Mazatlan-Thorn-Scrub Forest | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Original articles from our library related to the Thorn Scrub. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Thorn Scrub.

King James Bible: II Corinthians, Chapter 12
Chapter 12 12:1 It is not expedient for me doubtless to glory. I will come to visions and revelations of the Lord. 12:2 I knew a man in Christ above fourteen years ago, (whether in the body, I cannot tell; or whether out of the body, I cannot tell: God...
New Testament >> II Corinthians
A God of briar patches and thorn bushes; He is the Patron of the uprooting of same. He is thus an Aspect of an important process to the Roman mind, that of reducing the Wild to the Orderly....
Deities & Heros >> Roman
Hawthorn: Correspondences
Crataegus oxacantha Folk Names: Bread and Cheese Tree, Gaxels, Hagthorn, Halves, Haw, Hazels, Huath, Ladies' Meat, May, Mayblossom, May Bush, Mayflower, Quick, Thorn, Tree of Chastity Gender: Masculine Planet: Mars Element: Fire Deity: Cardeam Flora, Hymen...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary H
Holly: Correspondences
Ilex aquifolium of I. opaca Folk Names: Aquifolius, Bat's Wings, Christ's Thorn, Holy Tree, Holm Chaste, Hulum, Hulver Bush, Tinne Gender: Masculine Planet: Mars Element: Fire Deity: Power: Protection, Anti-Lightning, Luck, Dream Magic...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary H
Thurisaz is the third rune of the first aett (group of eight) of the Elder Futhark, and has the phonetic value of "TH." Thurisaz is reconstructed Common Germanic for a creature later called Thurs or Jotun. These are the Giants of Norse Mythology....
Divination >> Rune Stones

Thorn Scrub is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Thorn Scrub books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

Tamaulipan Thornscrub Ecoregion
attributed to the Tamaulipan Thornscrub Ecoregion.
Autumn stopover ecology of the Blackpoll Warbler (Dendroica striata
Biomass equations for shrub species of Tamaulipan thornscrub of
Tree-grass dynamics in a Prosopis-thornscrub
Tree-grass dynamics in a Prosopis-thornscrub savanna parkland: Reconstructing the past and predicting the future'.

Suggested News Resources

Rare lizard genus lives, thrives in our state's arid, dry weather
While it is commonly observed throughout the Big Country, Edwards Plateau, Trans-Pecos and South Texas thorn-scrub, it barely occurs in the central portions of the Panhandle, roughly ranging from Amarillo southward.
WILD ABOUT TEXAS: Crested caracara is a striking member of falcon family
It ranges from the southwestern Edwards Plateau southward through the Tamaulipan thornscrub country of south Texas through the Sierra Madre Oriental on the eastern side of Mexico.
Jostling in the jungles
Today the remaining patches of forest are mostly of southern tropical thorn scrub type. They also include patches of the original vegetation, tropical dry deciduous forests.
Forest fears
This is the Chaco in Paraguay, a vast lowland area of forest and thorn scrub so violently hot and inhospitable that even the Spanish Conquistadors in their insatiable hunt for riches struggled to penetrate it.
Kimberley gets its big chance to sparkle again
with punters in places like the UK, Australia and Turkey thrilling to background vistas of the rural Northern Cape as horses gallop past indolent windmills, rusting tractors and grazing goats in the winter-khaki grass and thorn scrub.

Suggested Web Resources

Northwestern thorn scrub forest - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Deccan thorn scrub forests - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to: navigation, search.
Terrestrial Ecoregions -- Northwestern thorn scrub forests (IM1303)
The ecoregion represents the thorn scrub forests in northwestern region of the Indian subcontinent.
thorn forest (plant) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
Research in the Sierra Madre Occidental of Eastern Sonora, Mexico
Foothills thornscrub on Cerro Prieto near Navojoa, Sonora. Left: dry Thornscrub looks nearly like desert during the dry season, only the vegetation is denser.

Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.

Discussion Forum
Carol Gilligan
Place for your opinion