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Author Conrad, Vicki, author.

Title A voice for the Everglades : Marjory Stoneman Douglas / Vicki Conrad ; illustrated by Ibon Adarne and Rachel Yew.

Publication Info. Chicago, Illinois : Albert Whitman & Company, 2021.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Grandview Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Douglas,M CON    Available
 GDL Grandview Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Douglas,M CON    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Douglas,M CON    Available
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2 copies being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "The Florida Everglades are made up of nine different ecosystems supporting an astonishing variety of wildlife-panthers, manatees, snails, frogs, and a rainbow of bird species. But for years, the Everglades were threatened. They needed a voice to speak up for them. Marjory Stoneman Douglas became that voice. Her book "A River of Grass" helped the world see the irreplaceable beauty and value of the Everglades. Marjory's activism led to the creation of a national park and dedicated conservation efforts, and throughout her long life she inspired countless people to use their voices to make a difference"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Douglas, Marjory Stoneman -- Juvenile literature.
Conservationists -- Florida -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Nature conservation -- Florida -- Everglades -- Juvenile literature.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Wetland conservation -- Florida -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Environmental policy -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Wetland ecology -- Florida -- Everglades -- Juvenile literature.
Wetland ecology -- Juvenile literature.
Natural history -- Florida -- Everglades -- Juvenile literature.
Ecology -- Juvenile literature.
Everglades (Fla.) -- Juvenile literature.
Everglades (Fla.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Everglades National Park (Fla.) -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Picture books.
Added Author Adarne, Ibon, illustrator.
Yew, Rachel, illustrator.
Added Title Marjory Stoneman Douglas
ISBN 9780807584965 (hardcover)
0807584967 (hardcover)

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