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Introduces the ecology of the tropical rain forest, looks at rain forest weather, climate, and geology, and surveys native plants and animals
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April Pulley Sayre is an award-winning author of more than forty books for children. Along with her husband, she travels extensively to study, photograph, and videotape animals in the rain forests of Panama, Madagascar, and Ecuador. You can visit her at www.aprilsayre.comFrom School Library Journal:
Gr 5-8--Filled with facts and interesting science projects, these books discuss the wide variety of life found in specific biomes. Most illustrations are in full color, and the many charts and graphs add to the presentations. A ``Resources'' section suggests additional reading and names organizations involved in the preservation or study of the ecological areas. An unusual feature is a listing of companies that sell conservation-oriented products and books. In spite of the fact that the introductions to all three volumes are identical, these titles are thorough overviews of specific living communities and are naturals for reports and projects.
Eva Elisabeth Von Ancken, Trinity Pawling School, NY
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Book Description 21st Century, 1997. Library Binding. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0805028269
Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # M-0805028269