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Author Johnson, Rebecca L.

Title Chernobyl's wild kingdom : life in the dead zone / Rebecca L. Johnson.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Twenty-First Century Books, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 590.9477 JOH    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 590.9477 JOH    Available
Description 64 pages : illustrations, (some color), color maps ; 27 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 59-61) and index.
Contents Nuclear nightmare -- Wild kingdom -- Resistant rodents -- A swallow's tale -- Learning from Chernobyl.
Summary Looks at the events of the Chernobyl Nuclear Accident in the Ukraine, describing how scientists are monitoring the effects of radiation on the wildlife that continue to live there and what this means for the human population surrounding the area.
Audience Ages 12-18.
Subject Chernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chornobylʹ, Ukraine, 1986 -- Environmental aspects -- Juvenile literature.
Radioecology -- Ukraine -- Chornobylʹ Region -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781467711548 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
1467711543 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)

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