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Author Montgomery, Sy.

Title Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot / text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop.

Imprint Boston [Mass.] : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 639.9787 MON    Available
Description 74 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 24 x 29 cm.
Series Scientists in the field
Scientists in the field.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 73) and index.
Summary On remote Codfish Island off the southern coast of New Zealand live the last 91 kakapo parrots on earth. Originally this bird numbered in the millions before humans brought predators to the islands. Now on the isolated island refuge, a team of scientists is trying to restore the kakapo population.
Subject Kakapo -- Juvenile literature.
Kakapo -- Conservation -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Bishop, Nic, 1955- ill.
Added Title Saving the world's strangest parrot
ISBN 9780618494170

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