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The Resource Wildlife extinction, text and photographs by Charles L. Cadieux ; drawings by Bob Hines

Wildlife extinction, text and photographs by Charles L. Cadieux ; drawings by Bob Hines

Label
Wildlife extinction
Title
Wildlife extinction
Statement of responsibility
text and photographs by Charles L. Cadieux ; drawings by Bob Hines
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An up-to-date worldwide picture of wild animals in danger of extinction. Surveys endangered North American wild animals with a prognosis for the future and then gives an analysis of conservation efforts around the world
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cadieux, Charles L
Dewey number
599/.0042
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL82
LC item number
.C33 1991
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Endangered species
  • Wildlife conservation
  • Endangered species
  • Wildlife conservation
  • Endangered species
  • Wildlife conservation
  • United States
Label
Wildlife extinction, text and photographs by Charles L. Cadieux ; drawings by Bob Hines
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Preface / Jack Lorenz -- Must they disappear? -- Theories of ancient extinctions -- We can prevent extinction: witness the whooper -- Spotted owls and timber dollars -- Ferrets and sparrows: a victory and a loss -- Red wolves and Attwater's chickens -- Endangered American birds: large condors and small warblers -- America's bald eagle -- The peregrine falcon -- The great whales -- The Hawaiian picture -- Florida panthers and sea cows -- The masked bobwhite quail -- Endangered SUBspecies -- The kit fox -- The everglades kite -- Saving the reptiles -- Worthless species? -- Parrots of many lands -- Tracking the rails -- Some endangered fishes -- Who wants to save a bat? -- Sea turtles at risk -- Important Federal laws for endangered species -- CITES and the international picture -- Israels' endangered species -- Extinction in Africa -- Disappearing Asian wildlife -- Central America: biodiversity at stake -- South America -- Extinction down under -- Zoos and wildlife parks -- Is hunting to blame? -- Are they really gone? -- Captive propagation -- The role of Federal agencies -- You can help! -- Appendix I. Endangered species' heroes - Appendix II. These are the endangered -- Index
Control code
ocm23896547
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
259 p.
Isbn
9780913276594
Lccn
90071599
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o23896547
  • (OCoLC)23896547
Label
Wildlife extinction, text and photographs by Charles L. Cadieux ; drawings by Bob Hines
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Preface / Jack Lorenz -- Must they disappear? -- Theories of ancient extinctions -- We can prevent extinction: witness the whooper -- Spotted owls and timber dollars -- Ferrets and sparrows: a victory and a loss -- Red wolves and Attwater's chickens -- Endangered American birds: large condors and small warblers -- America's bald eagle -- The peregrine falcon -- The great whales -- The Hawaiian picture -- Florida panthers and sea cows -- The masked bobwhite quail -- Endangered SUBspecies -- The kit fox -- The everglades kite -- Saving the reptiles -- Worthless species? -- Parrots of many lands -- Tracking the rails -- Some endangered fishes -- Who wants to save a bat? -- Sea turtles at risk -- Important Federal laws for endangered species -- CITES and the international picture -- Israels' endangered species -- Extinction in Africa -- Disappearing Asian wildlife -- Central America: biodiversity at stake -- South America -- Extinction down under -- Zoos and wildlife parks -- Is hunting to blame? -- Are they really gone? -- Captive propagation -- The role of Federal agencies -- You can help! -- Appendix I. Endangered species' heroes - Appendix II. These are the endangered -- Index
Control code
ocm23896547
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
259 p.
Isbn
9780913276594
Lccn
90071599
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o23896547
  • (OCoLC)23896547

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