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Animal conservationists

Author: Laura Perdew; Donald W Linzey
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library ; an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2020] ©2020
Series: Science adventurers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Animal Conservationists takes a look at the ways in which scientists are working to save animals from disease, human encroachment, and invasive species across the world. Features include vivid photos, in-depth examinations of scientific concepts, a glossary, additional resources, source notes, and an index.--
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Perdew; Donald W Linzey
ISBN: 9781532190322 1532190328
OCLC Number: 1121082732
Target Audience: Ages 13-17.
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 x 25 cm
Contents: Racing to save bats --
The history of animal conservation --
Saving habitats, saving species --
Breeding and rehabilitation --
Aquatic breeding --
Reintroduction --
Technology in animal conservation --
Battling invasive species --
The future of animal conservation science.
Series Title: Science adventurers.
Responsibility: by Laura Perdew ; content consultant, Donald Linzey.

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Animal Conservationists takes a look at the ways in which scientists are working to save animals from disease, human encroachment, and invasive species across the world. Features include vivid photos, in-depth examinations of scientific concepts, a glossary, additional resources, source notes, and an index.--

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by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2020-07-28) Excellent Permalink

This book provides an interesting perspective on animal conservation around the globe.  It not only discusses the how and why of threatened species, it also covers the roots of conservationism, as well as successful and unsuccessful conservation programs.

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