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The Resource Wildlife heroes : 40 leading conservationists and the animals they are committed to saving, by Julie Scardina and Jeff Flocken ; with photo editor Sterling Zumbrunn

Wildlife heroes : 40 leading conservationists and the animals they are committed to saving, by Julie Scardina and Jeff Flocken ; with photo editor Sterling Zumbrunn

Label
Wildlife heroes : 40 leading conservationists and the animals they are committed to saving
Title
Wildlife heroes
Title remainder
40 leading conservationists and the animals they are committed to saving
Statement of responsibility
by Julie Scardina and Jeff Flocken ; with photo editor Sterling Zumbrunn
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles the work of forty of the leading conservationists and the animals and causes they are committed to saving, including Belinda Low, Douglas Hamilton, Karen Eckert, and S.T. Wong
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scardina, Julie
Dewey number
333.95/416
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL82
LC item number
.S33 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Flocken, Jeff
  • Zumbrunn, Sterling
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conservationists
  • Environmentalists
  • Wildlife conservationists
  • Nature conservation
Label
Wildlife heroes : 40 leading conservationists and the animals they are committed to saving, by Julie Scardina and Jeff Flocken ; with photo editor Sterling Zumbrunn
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Earth: Working on the ground; Introduction; African Painted Dog; Grevy's Zebra; Bonobo; Maned Wolf; Okapi; Fossa; Tapirs; African Rhinoceroses; Jaguar; Saiga; Przewalski's Horse; Mountain Gorilla; Lion; Ethiopian Wolf; Asian Pangolins; Cheetah; African Elephants -- Water: Working in the oceans and rivers; Introduction; Whale Shark; Emporer Penguin; Amazon River Dolphin; Sea Turtles; Seahorses; Great Whales; Giant River Otter -- Air: Working in the sky and canopy; Introduction; Lemurs; Bats; Cotton-Top Tamarin; South American Flamingos; Sun Bear; Koala; Cranes; Bornean Orangutan -- Fire: Working on the most critical wildlife issues; Introduction; climate change; Wildlife consumption; Wildlife disease; Habitat loss; Ocean degradation; Amphibian decline; Wildlife trade; Pollinator decline -- How to help: Working together to make a difference; Introduction; Doing your part; Deeper commitment; Support the work of the heroes; Acknowledgments; Photo credits
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
264 p.
Isbn
9780762443192
Lccn
bl2012006674
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • sky245781339
  • (OCoLC)745979582
  • 850977
Label
Wildlife heroes : 40 leading conservationists and the animals they are committed to saving, by Julie Scardina and Jeff Flocken ; with photo editor Sterling Zumbrunn
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Earth: Working on the ground; Introduction; African Painted Dog; Grevy's Zebra; Bonobo; Maned Wolf; Okapi; Fossa; Tapirs; African Rhinoceroses; Jaguar; Saiga; Przewalski's Horse; Mountain Gorilla; Lion; Ethiopian Wolf; Asian Pangolins; Cheetah; African Elephants -- Water: Working in the oceans and rivers; Introduction; Whale Shark; Emporer Penguin; Amazon River Dolphin; Sea Turtles; Seahorses; Great Whales; Giant River Otter -- Air: Working in the sky and canopy; Introduction; Lemurs; Bats; Cotton-Top Tamarin; South American Flamingos; Sun Bear; Koala; Cranes; Bornean Orangutan -- Fire: Working on the most critical wildlife issues; Introduction; climate change; Wildlife consumption; Wildlife disease; Habitat loss; Ocean degradation; Amphibian decline; Wildlife trade; Pollinator decline -- How to help: Working together to make a difference; Introduction; Doing your part; Deeper commitment; Support the work of the heroes; Acknowledgments; Photo credits
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
264 p.
Isbn
9780762443192
Lccn
bl2012006674
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • sky245781339
  • (OCoLC)745979582
  • 850977

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