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The Resource Fire birds : valuing natural wildfires and burned forests, written and photographed by Sneed B. Collard III

Fire birds : valuing natural wildfires and burned forests, written and photographed by Sneed B. Collard III

Label
Fire birds : valuing natural wildfires and burned forests
Title
Fire birds
Title remainder
valuing natural wildfires and burned forests
Statement of responsibility
written and photographed by Sneed B. Collard III
Creator
Author
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on the work of University of Montana professor Richard Hutto, this book tells the story of how dozens of species of birds use the burn areas of wildfires. At least 15 bird species prefer burned forests to all other habitats
Summary
Documents the birds that find homes in the charred remains of forest fires
Award
Green Prize for Sustainable Literature, 2016.
Awards note
Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K--12 Award, 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10428535
Cataloging source
QBX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collard, Sneed B
Dewey number
634.9/618
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8-14
  • Middle School
  • NC1070L
  • 1070
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
SD421.23
LC item number
.C64 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1070
  • 1070
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 6.4
  • 8.6
  • 6.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wildfires
  • Birds
  • Ecology
  • Wildfires
  • Birds
  • Ecology
  • Birds
  • Ecology
  • Wildfires
  • Rocky Mountains
  • Rocky Mountains
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
valuing natural wildfires and burned forests
Label
Fire birds : valuing natural wildfires and burned forests, written and photographed by Sneed B. Collard III
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Junior Library Guild selection
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 46) 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
A surprising refuge -- World on fire -- Home, sweet blackened home -- Updating Smokey Bear's message -- Healthier birds, healthier forests
Control code
1079147
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780984446070
Lccn
2014945653
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780984446070
  • (OCoLC)887292047
Label
Fire birds : valuing natural wildfires and burned forests, written and photographed by Sneed B. Collard III
Publication
Copyright
Note
Junior Library Guild selection
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 46) 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
A surprising refuge -- World on fire -- Home, sweet blackened home -- Updating Smokey Bear's message -- Healthier birds, healthier forests
Control code
1079147
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780984446070
Lccn
2014945653
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780984446070
  • (OCoLC)887292047

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