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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
Subject
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, Doublas Hamilton, Karen Eckert, and S.T. Wong
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scardina, Julie
Dewey number
333.95416
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL82
LC item number
.S32 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conservationists
  • Endangered species
  • Wildlife conservation
  • Conservationists
  • Endangered species
  • Wildlife conservation
  • Bedrohte Tiere
  • Artenschutz
  • Endangered species
  • Wildlife 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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Earth: working on the ground. Introduction / by Kuki Gallmann -- Gregory Rasmussen : African painted dog -- Belinda Low : Grevy's zebra -- Claudine André : bonobo -- Rogério Cunha de Paula : maned wolf -- John Lukas : okapi -- Luke Dollar : fossa -- Patrícia Medici : tapirs -- Raoul Du Toit : African rhinoceroses -- Leandro Silveira : jaguar -- Elena Bykova : saiga -- Claudia Feh : Przewalski's horse -- Eugene Rutagarama : mountain gorilla -- Shivani Bhalla : lion -- Claudio Sillero : Ethiopian wolf -- Nguyen Van Thai : Asian pangolins -- Laurie Marker : cheetah -- Iain Douglas-Hamilton : African elephants -- Water: working in the oceans and rivers. Introduction / by Ted Danson -- Brent Stewart : whale shark -- Gerald Kooyman : emperor penguin -- Vera da Silva : Amazon river dolphin -- Karen Eckert : sea turtles -- Amanda Vincent : seahorses -- David Wiley : great whales -- Diane McTurk : giant river otter -- Air: working the sky and canopy. Introduction / by Stefanie Powers -- Alison Jolly : lemurs -- Merlin Tuttle : bats -- Rosamira Guillen : cotton-top tamarin -- Felicity Arengo : South American flamingos -- Siew Te Wong : sun bear -- Deborah Tabart : koala -- George Archibald : cranes -- Marc Ancrenaz : Bornean orangutan -- Fire: working on the most critical wildlife issues. Introduction / by Jay Inslee -- Kassie Siegel : climate change -- Grace Ge Gabriel : wildlife consumption -- Judy St. Leger : wildlife disease -- Wangari Maathai : habitat loss -- Sylvia Earle : ocean degradation -- Edgardo Griffith : amphibian decline -- Steve Galster : wildlife trade -- May Berenbaum : pollinator decline -- How to help: working together to make a difference. Introduction / by Jack Hanna -- Doing your part -- Deeper commitment -- Support the work of the heroes
Control code
ocn745979582
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9780762445165
Lccn
2011939378
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780762443192
  • (OCoLC)745979582
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Earth: working on the ground. Introduction / by Kuki Gallmann -- Gregory Rasmussen : African painted dog -- Belinda Low : Grevy's zebra -- Claudine André : bonobo -- Rogério Cunha de Paula : maned wolf -- John Lukas : okapi -- Luke Dollar : fossa -- Patrícia Medici : tapirs -- Raoul Du Toit : African rhinoceroses -- Leandro Silveira : jaguar -- Elena Bykova : saiga -- Claudia Feh : Przewalski's horse -- Eugene Rutagarama : mountain gorilla -- Shivani Bhalla : lion -- Claudio Sillero : Ethiopian wolf -- Nguyen Van Thai : Asian pangolins -- Laurie Marker : cheetah -- Iain Douglas-Hamilton : African elephants -- Water: working in the oceans and rivers. Introduction / by Ted Danson -- Brent Stewart : whale shark -- Gerald Kooyman : emperor penguin -- Vera da Silva : Amazon river dolphin -- Karen Eckert : sea turtles -- Amanda Vincent : seahorses -- David Wiley : great whales -- Diane McTurk : giant river otter -- Air: working the sky and canopy. Introduction / by Stefanie Powers -- Alison Jolly : lemurs -- Merlin Tuttle : bats -- Rosamira Guillen : cotton-top tamarin -- Felicity Arengo : South American flamingos -- Siew Te Wong : sun bear -- Deborah Tabart : koala -- George Archibald : cranes -- Marc Ancrenaz : Bornean orangutan -- Fire: working on the most critical wildlife issues. Introduction / by Jay Inslee -- Kassie Siegel : climate change -- Grace Ge Gabriel : wildlife consumption -- Judy St. Leger : wildlife disease -- Wangari Maathai : habitat loss -- Sylvia Earle : ocean degradation -- Edgardo Griffith : amphibian decline -- Steve Galster : wildlife trade -- May Berenbaum : pollinator decline -- How to help: working together to make a difference. Introduction / by Jack Hanna -- Doing your part -- Deeper commitment -- Support the work of the heroes
Control code
ocn745979582
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9780762445165
Lccn
2011939378
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780762443192
  • (OCoLC)745979582

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