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Author Markle, Sandra.

Title The case of the vanishing golden frogs : a scientific mystery / Sandra Markle.

Imprint Minneapolis : Milbrook Press, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 597.87 MAR    Available
Description 48 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index.
Contents It's a mystery -- Frogs in trouble! -- What is killing the frogs? -- Frog killer found -- The race is on -- Search for a cure -- Will the future be golden? -- Author's note -- Frog or toad? -- Help your local frogs -- Global rescue efforts.
Summary Looks at the Panamanian golden frog, the national symbol of Panama, which has been vanishing due to a fungus infection, and follows a team of scientists working to save these frogs and protect frog populations worldwide.
Subject Panamanian golden frog -- Juvenile literature.
Frogs -- Infections -- Juvenile literature.
Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9780761351085 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
0761351086 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)

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