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The Resource Beetle busters : a rogue insect and the people who track it, Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz

Beetle busters : a rogue insect and the people who track it, Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz

Label
Beetle busters : a rogue insect and the people who track it
Title
Beetle busters
Title remainder
a rogue insect and the people who track it
Statement of responsibility
Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz
Creator
Contributor
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book about the tree-killing Asian longhorned beetle reveals how the help of everyday people, their neighborhoods, teams of beetle-sniffing dogs, and a nationwide effort from bug scientists to tree doctors are working to eradicate this invasive pest
Member of
Summary
Looks at the Asian long horned beetle, the threat the invasive insect poses to North American hardwood forests, and the dedicated efforts being made to destroy the beetles before they can damage vulnerable trees
Award
Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2014
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10358540
Cataloging source
DLC
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Burns, Loree Griffin
Dewey number
595.76/48
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 1-14
  • Grade 7 to 8
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1100
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Harasimowicz, Ellen
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True
Series statement
Scientists in the field
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  • Asian longhorned beetle
  • Beetles
  • Asian longhorned beetle
  • Beetles
  • Asian longhorned beetle
  • Beetles
Target audience
juvenile
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a rogue insect and the people who track it
Label
Beetle busters : a rogue insect and the people who track it, Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 61) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: the cut -- The beetle -- A life in rings -- The trees -- Tree ID -- The team -- Beetle busting -- The forest -- More beetle busting -- The data -- The hard truth
Control code
ocn870529726
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780547792675
Lccn
2013050160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)870529726
Label
Beetle busters : a rogue insect and the people who track it, Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 61) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: the cut -- The beetle -- A life in rings -- The trees -- Tree ID -- The team -- Beetle busting -- The forest -- More beetle busting -- The data -- The hard truth
Control code
ocn870529726
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780547792675
Lccn
2013050160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)870529726

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