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The Resource The park scientists : Gila monsters, geysers, and Grizzly bears in America's own backyard, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman

The park scientists : Gila monsters, geysers, and Grizzly bears in America's own backyard, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman

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The park scientists : Gila monsters, geysers, and Grizzly bears in America's own backyard
Title
The park scientists
Title remainder
Gila monsters, geysers, and Grizzly bears in America's own backyard
Statement of responsibility
Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
Title variation
park scientists
Title variation remainder
Gila Monsters, Geysers, and Grizzly Bears in Americas Own Backyard
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The national parks have been called "America's best idea" -- and some of the best scientific ideas are happening right now inside these protected American spaces that welcome more than 270 million visitors each year. Meet up with scientists studying geysers, grizzlies, salamanders, cacti, and fireflies in some of America's most treasured places: our national parks
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Writing style
Illustration
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10315720
Cataloging source
DLC
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Carson, Mary Kay
Dewey number
333.78/3092273
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 10-14
  • Grade 4 to 6
  • 1040L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QH77.3.C65
LC item number
C37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7
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Uhlman, Tom
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True
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
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  • Park rangers
  • Park naturalists
  • Interpretation of cultural and natural resources
  • Park rangers
  • Park naturalists
  • Interpretation of cultural and natural resources
Target audience
pre adolescent
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Gila Monsters, Geysers, and Grizzly Bears in America's Own Backyard
Label
The park scientists : Gila monsters, geysers, and Grizzly bears in America's own backyard, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1020100
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
76 pages
Isbn
9780547792682
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013039895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780547792682
Label
The park scientists : Gila monsters, geysers, and Grizzly bears in America's own backyard, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1020100
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
76 pages
Isbn
9780547792682
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013039895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780547792682

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