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Endangered animals [electronic resource] / written by Ben Hoare and Tom Jackson.

Hoare, Ben. (Author). Jackson, Tom, 1953- (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780756676360 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0756676363 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (72 p.) : col. ill., col. maps.
  • Publisher: New York : DK Pub., 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note: At head of title: Eyewitness.
Includes index.
Some online versions lack accompanying media packaged with the printed version.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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 -- Timeline.
Summary, etc.: Looks at threatened wildlife and their fight for survival and discusses what can be done to protect rare animals and their habitats.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Endangered species > Juvenile literature.
Wildlife conservation > Juvenile literature.
Endangered species.
Wildlife conservation.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Business & Economics.
Genre: Electronic books.

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