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Author Castaldo, Nancy F. (Nancy Fusco), 1962- author.

Title Back from the brink / Nancy F. Castaldo.

Publication Info. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018]

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 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 333.9522 CAS    DUE 06-01-20
 PAS Allendale Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 333.9522 CAS    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 333.9522 CAS    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 333.9522 CAS    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 333.9522 CAS    Available
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1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction.
1 copy being processed for PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction.
1 copy being processed for PAS Santa Catalina Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction.
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 168 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 150-162) and index.
Contents The path to preservation -- Whooping cranes in the wetlands -- Wolves in the wild -- Bald eagles fly high -- Giant Galápagos tortoises walk the earth -- California condors soar again -- American alligators swim in the south -- American bison: Give me a home where the buffalo roam -- Call to action -- Learn more.
Summary Back from the Brink answers these questions and more as it delves into the threats to seven species, and the scientific and political efforts to coax them back from the brink of extinction. This rich, informational look at the problem of extinction has a hopeful tone: all of these animals' numbers are now on the rise.
Audience Ages 10 to 12.
Grades 4 to 6.
Subject Endangered species -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Wildlife conservation -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Wildlife recovery -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Illustrated children's books.
Endangered species.
Wildlife conservation.
Wildlife recovery.
ISBN 9780544953437 hardcover $17.99
0544953436 hardcover $17.99

 
    
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