Kakapo Rescue: Saving the World's Strangest Parrot (Scientists in the Field Series)


Blowout Sale! Save 76% on the Kakapo Rescue: Saving the World's Strangest Parrot (Scientists in the Field Series) by Houghton Mifflin Books for Children at Cmc Schools. MPN: 9780618494170. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. On remote Codfish Island off the southern coast of New Zealand live the last ninety-one kakapo parrots on earth. These trusting, flightless, and beautiful birds—the largest and most unusual parrots on earth—have suffered devastating population loss.Now, on an island refuge with the last of the species, New Zealand’s National Kakapo Recovery Team is working to restore the kakapo population. With the help of fourteen humans who share a single hut and a passion for saving these odd


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On remote Codfish Island off the southern coast of New Zealand live the last ninety-one kakapo parrots on earth. These trusting, flightless, and beautiful birds—the largest and most unusual parrots on earth—have suffered devastating population loss.Now, on an island refuge with the last of the species, New Zealand’s National Kakapo Recovery Team is working to restore the kakapo population. With the help of fourteen humans who share a single hut and a passion for saving these odd ground-dwelling birds, the kakapo are making a comeback in New Zealand.Follow intrepid animal lovers Sy Montgomery and Nic Bishop on a ten-day excursion to witness the exciting events in the life of the kakapo.

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Brand:
Houghton Mifflin Books for Children
Manufacturer:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Category:
Exploration & Discovery
MPN:
9780618494170
Release Date:
2010-05-24
UPC:
046442494175
EAN:
9780618494170
ISBN:
0618494170
Edition:
None
Author:
Sy Montgomery
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Creator:
Nic Bishop
Publication Date:
2010-05-24
Binding:
Hardcover
Item Weight:
1.42 pounds
Item Size:
0.48 x 9 x 11 inches
Package Weight:
1.2 pounds
Package Size:
9 x 0.5 x 11.2 inches

 


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