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The Resource The great penguin rescue : saving the African penguins, by Sandra Markle

The great penguin rescue : saving the African penguins, by Sandra Markle

Label
The great penguin rescue : saving the African penguins
Title
The great penguin rescue
Title remainder
saving the African penguins
Statement of responsibility
by Sandra Markle
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Despite South African government efforts to protect the penguin colonies and their ocean fish supply, young penguins still struggle to survive. Fuzzy chicks waiting for food in open nests may overheat in the sun or become prey. Others simply may not get enough food to survive on their own once their parents leave. Markle examines new conservation methods, including rescuing and hand-feeding vulnerable chicks, that are giving experts hope
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Markle, Sandra
Dewey number
598.47
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 9-12
  • Grades 4 to 6
LC call number
QL696.S473
LC item number
M3578 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African penguin
  • Animal rescue
  • Oil spills and wildlife
  • Sea birds
  • African penguin
  • Animal rescue
  • Oil spills and wildlife
  • Sea birds
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The great penguin rescue : saving the African penguins, by Sandra Markle
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Alone! -- Penguins in trouble -- From bad to worse -- Turning point -- Raising the future -- Giving hope a home -- Rescued! -- Saving other penguins
Control code
ocn963797759
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781512413151
Lccn
2016042675
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)963797759
Label
The great penguin rescue : saving the African penguins, by Sandra Markle
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Alone! -- Penguins in trouble -- From bad to worse -- Turning point -- Raising the future -- Giving hope a home -- Rescued! -- Saving other penguins
Control code
ocn963797759
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781512413151
Lccn
2016042675
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)963797759

Library Locations

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