12 things to know about invasive species / by Jamie Kallio.
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|Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial||j 577 KALLIO (Text)||33946003123978||Non-Fiction - 1st Floor||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781632350305
- ISBN: 1632350300
- ISBN: 9781632350909
- ISBN: 1632350904
- Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
- Publisher: North Mankato, MN : 12-Story Library, 
- Copyright: ©2015
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Includes bibliographic references (page 31) and index.
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People spread invasive species -- Kudzu is the vine that ate the south -- Burmese Pythons are predators of predators -- Introducing killer bees was a serious error -- Invasive Asian carp are eating machines -- Zebra mussels thrive in polluted waters -- Black rats carried the black death -- The European rabbit invaded Australia -- The cane toad is toxic to predators -- Asian tiger mosquitos arrived in Tires -- Northern snakehead fish can live on land, too -- The cost of invasive species is high.
Describes twelve examples of introduced plants and animals, from kudzu and killer bees to black rats and northern snakehead fish, and explains why they spread, the damage they cause, and their cost to society and the environment.-- Source other than Library of Congress.
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