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Author Newman, Patricia, 1958- author.

Title Eavesdropping on elephants : how listening helps conservation / Patricia Newman.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Millbrook Press, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 599.674 NEW    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 56 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 x 28 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Audience Ages 9-14.
Grades 4 to 6.
Summary "Can understanding how forest elephants communicate help scientists find ways to protect them? Come behind the scenes of Cornell University's Elephant Listening Project to see what's being done to keep these majestic animals safe."-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 54-55) and index.
Contents Overture: Forest rumbles -- Verse 1: Silent thunder -- Verse 2: Working in harmony -- Verse 3: Musicians of the forest -- Verse 4: Forest dynamics -- Verse 5: Conservation chorus.
Subject African elephant -- Behavior -- Juvenile literature.
African elephant -- Central African Republic -- Juvenile literature.
Animal communication -- Juvenile literature.
African elephant -- Conservation -- Juvenile literature.
African elephant -- Behavior.
African elephant -- Central African Republic.
Animal communication.
African elephant -- Conservation.
ISBN 9781541515710 (library binding ; alk. paper)
1541515714 (library binding ; alk. paper)

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