DK Eyewitness: Endangered Animals, 1st Edition

  • Ben Hoare
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  • ISBN-10: 0756676363
  • ISBN-13: 9780756676360
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 72 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released October 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Overview

EYEWITNESS:ENDANGERED ANIMALS takes a look at creatures around the world that are currently threatened with extinction, along with the ways that we can help them survive.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Wildlife Under Threat.
2: What is a Species?.
3: Adapting and Survival.
4: The Variety of Life.
5: Links in the Chain.
6: Measuring Risk.
7: Watching Animals in Action.
8: Going, Going, Gone.
9: Lost and Found.
10: Boom and Bust.
11: The Rise of Humans.
12: The Impact of Farming.
13: A World without Bees?.
14: Crowded Out.
15: Damaged Landscapes.
16: Climate Change.
17: Global Amphibian Decline.
18: Rivers in Crisis.
19: Polluted World.
20: Wildlife for Sale.
21: Sharks in Peril.
22: Alien Invaders.
23: Fighting Back.
24: Saving Habitats.
25: Captive Breeding.
26: California Condor.
27: Grassroots Conservation.
28: Living with the Relatives.
29: The Future.
30: Species at Risk.
Timeline.
Find out More.
Glossary.
Index.
Acknowledgments.