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The Resource The bat scientists, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman

The bat scientists, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman

Label
The bat scientists
Title
The bat scientists
Statement of responsibility
Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book chronicles the efforts of Dr. Merlin Tuttle and his colleagues at Bat Conservation International, as they try and save bat species from loss of habitat and white-nose syndrome
Member of
Summary
A tribute to the creatures at Bat Conservation International and its scientists reveals the bat's important role in the natural world while raising awareness about the problems threatening bat populations, including white-nose syndrome
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10218321
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
599.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
010-up
LC call number
QL737.C5
LC item number
C356 2010
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1010
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The bat scientists, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 78) and index
Contents
Bat basics -- Bat benefits -- Working in the dark -- Bat predators -- Changing minds, rescuing bats -- Batty myths -- Going underground -- How a cave traps cold air -- Gating Laurel Cave -- Building bat homes -- Celebrity bridge bats -- Mines for bats -- Discovering bats' secrets -- Ensuring survival -- Killer wind
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
79 p.
Isbn
9780547199566
Lccn
2010006767
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)505420676
Label
The bat scientists, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 78) and index
Contents
Bat basics -- Bat benefits -- Working in the dark -- Bat predators -- Changing minds, rescuing bats -- Batty myths -- Going underground -- How a cave traps cold air -- Gating Laurel Cave -- Building bat homes -- Celebrity bridge bats -- Mines for bats -- Discovering bats' secrets -- Ensuring survival -- Killer wind
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
79 p.
Isbn
9780547199566
Lccn
2010006767
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)505420676

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