Animals on the Edge: Science Races to Save Species Threatened with Extinction (Library Binding)

By Sandra Pobst, Todd K. Fuller (Consultant)
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Animals on the Edge aligns young readers with scientists, conservationists, and educators who are committed to the preservation of animals around the world.

The informed and educational narrative examines numerous threats to animals in the wild, raising awareness of each species, and detailing the extent and urgency of the problem. The book also encourages young animal lovers to take an active role in the preservation of creatures great and small.

The author offers a hopeful message for the future with inspiring stories of animals that are now off the "endangered species" list. Animals on the Edge provides a full update on the scientific efforts to save endangered species in the 21st century. This compelling title will inspire readers to participate in the race to save those species currently threatened with extinction.

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About the Author

Fuller-Asso Prof of wildlife ecology, Univ of Massachusetts, Amherst.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781426302657
ISBN-10: 1426302657
Publisher: National Geographic Society
Publication Date: August 12th, 2008
Pages: 64
Language: English
Series: National Geographic Investigates (Library)