The Resource Endangered animals, written by Ben Hoare and Tom Jackson

Endangered animals, written by Ben Hoare and Tom Jackson

Label
Endangered animals
Title
Endangered animals
Statement of responsibility
written by Ben Hoare and Tom Jackson
Title variation
Eyewitness
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An introduction to various animal species that are threatened with extinction and discusses ways to help them survive
Member of
Summary
Looks at threatened wildlife and their fight for survival and discusses what can be done to protect rare animals and their habitats
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
362030
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoare, Ben
Dewey number
333.9522
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jackson, Tom
  • DK Publishing, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
DK eyewitness books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Endangered species
  • Animals
  • Endangered species
  • Animals
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Endangered animals, written by Ben Hoare and Tom Jackson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Discover why some of the world's creatures are dying out - and what we can do to protect them"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 69) and index
Contents
Wildlife under threat -- What is a species? -- Adapting and survival -- The variety of life -- Links in the chain -- Measuring risk -- Watching animals in action -- Going, going, gone -- Lost and found -- Boom and bust -- The rise of humans -- The impact of farming -- A world without bees? -- Crowded out -- Damaged landscapes -- Climate change -- Global amphibian decline -- Rivers in crisis -- Polluted world -- Wildlife for sale -- Sharks in peril -- Alien invaders -- Fighting back -- Saving habitats -- Captive breeding -- California condor -- Grassroots conservation -- Living with the relatives -- The future -- Species at risk
Control code
in900475991
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780756668846
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly ill.), col. maps
System control number
(OCLC)654806997
Label
Endangered animals, written by Ben Hoare and Tom Jackson
Publication
Note
"Discover why some of the world's creatures are dying out - and what we can do to protect them"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 69) and index
Contents
Wildlife under threat -- What is a species? -- Adapting and survival -- The variety of life -- Links in the chain -- Measuring risk -- Watching animals in action -- Going, going, gone -- Lost and found -- Boom and bust -- The rise of humans -- The impact of farming -- A world without bees? -- Crowded out -- Damaged landscapes -- Climate change -- Global amphibian decline -- Rivers in crisis -- Polluted world -- Wildlife for sale -- Sharks in peril -- Alien invaders -- Fighting back -- Saving habitats -- Captive breeding -- California condor -- Grassroots conservation -- Living with the relatives -- The future -- Species at risk
Control code
in900475991
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780756668846
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly ill.), col. maps
System control number
(OCLC)654806997

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