The Resource Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot, text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop

Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot, text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop

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Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot
Title
Kakapo rescue
Title remainder
saving the world's strangest parrot
Statement of responsibility
text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On remote Codfish Island off the southern coast of New Zealand live the last 91 kakapo parrots on earth. Originally this bird numbered in the millions before humans brought predators to the islands. Now on the isolated island refuge, a team of scientists is trying to restore the kakapo population
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Kakapo rescue
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Contributor
Summary
On remote Codfish Island off the southern coast of New Zealand live the last 91 kakapo parrots on earth. Originally this bird numbered in the millions before humans brought predators to the islands. Now on the isolated island refuge, a team of scientists is trying to restore the kakapo population
Subject
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Genre
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Illustration line
Award
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal, 2011.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2011
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2010
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351028
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
639.9/7871
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
950
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QL696.P7
LC item number
M79 2010
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950
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Target audience
juvenile
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saving the world's strangest parrot
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saving the world's strangest parrot
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by Sy Montgomery ; with photographs by Nic Bishop
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Kakapo rescue
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saving the worlds strangest parrot
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Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot, text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
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Includes biblioographical references (page 73) and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21005749
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
73 pages
Isbn
9780618494170
Isbn Type
(reinf. bdg.)
Lccn
2009045250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780618494170
  • 9781448769629
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
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21005749
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn441151975
  • (OCoLC)441151975

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