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Author Collard, Sneed B, author, photographer.

Title Fire birds : valuing natural wildfires and burned forests / written and photographed by Sneed B. Collard III.

Publication Info. Missoula, Montana : Bucking Horse Books, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 634.9618 COL    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 634.9618 COL    Available
Description 48 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Junior Library Guild selection.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 46) and index.
Summary Focusing on the work of University of Montana professor Richard Hutto, this book tells the story of how dozens of species of birds use the burn areas of wildfires. At least 15 bird species prefer burned forests to all other habitats.
Contents A surprising refuge -- World on fire -- Home, sweet blackened home -- Updating Smokey Bear's message -- Healthier birds, healthier forests.
Audience Ages 8-14.
Middle School.
Study Program Accelerated Reader 6.4
Reading Counts! 8.6
Audience 1070 Lexile
Subject Wildfires -- Rocky Mountains -- Juvenile literature.
Birds -- Rocky Mountains -- Juvenile literature.
Ecology -- Rocky Mountains -- Juvenile literature.
Rocky Mountains.
ISBN 9780984446070

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