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The Resource Park scientists : gila monsters, geysers, and grizzly bears in America's own backyard, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman

Park scientists : gila monsters, geysers, and grizzly bears in America's own backyard, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman

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Park scientists : gila monsters, geysers, and grizzly bears in America's own backyard
Title
Park scientists
Title remainder
gila monsters, geysers, and grizzly bears in America's own backyard
Statement of responsibility
Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The national parks have been called "America's best idea" -- and some of the best scientific ideas are happening right now inside these protected American spaces that welcome more than 270 million visitors each year. Meet up with scientists studying geysers, grizzlies, salamanders, cacti, and fireflies in some of America's most treasured places: our national parks
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Carson, Mary Kay
Dewey number
333.78/3092273
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 10-14
  • Grade 4 to 6
  • Middle Grade
  • 1040
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QH77.3.C65
LC item number
C37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.0
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Uhlman, Tom
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Park rangers
  • Park naturalists
  • Interpretation of cultural and natural resources
  • Park rangers
  • Park naturalists
  • Interpretation of cultural and natural resources
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Park scientists : gila monsters, geysers, and grizzly bears in America's own backyard, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 74) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
America's natural laboratories & living museums -- Park brief: Yellowstone National Park -- Natural wonders of water & heat -- Yellowstone's biggest bears -- Park brief: Saguaro National Park -- Tracking monsters -- Counting cacti -- Park brief: Great Smoky Mountains National Park -- Smoky Mountains salamanders -- A living light show
Control code
ocn865452237
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
76 pages
Isbn
9780547792682
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013039895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)865452237
Label
Park scientists : gila monsters, geysers, and grizzly bears in America's own backyard, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 74) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
America's natural laboratories & living museums -- Park brief: Yellowstone National Park -- Natural wonders of water & heat -- Yellowstone's biggest bears -- Park brief: Saguaro National Park -- Tracking monsters -- Counting cacti -- Park brief: Great Smoky Mountains National Park -- Smoky Mountains salamanders -- A living light show
Control code
ocn865452237
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
76 pages
Isbn
9780547792682
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013039895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)865452237

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