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Author Markle, Sandra, author.

Title The great monkey rescue : saving the golden lion tamarins / Sandra Markle.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Millbrook Press, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 639.9798 MAR    Available
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Description 40 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Audience Ages 9-12.
Grades 4 to 6.
Summary Traces the effort to save the golden lion tamarin, whose habitat was being destroyed by logging, by applying knowledge of their unique family structure to housing them appropriately in captivity before releasing them into the wild. --Publisher's description.
Contents Trapped! -- Almost gone forever -- Back to the wild -- Halfway home -- Turning point -- Good news, bad news -- The escape plan -- The way out -- Home at last -- A golden future?.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Golden lion tamarin -- Conservation -- Juvenile literature.
Golden lion tamarin -- Reintroduction -- Brazil -- Juvenile literature.
Habitat conservation -- Brazil -- Juvenile literature.
Corridors (Ecology) -- Brazil -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781467780308 (lb : alk. paper)
1467780308 (lb : alk. paper)

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