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Endangered Mammals Of North Am (Scientific American Sourcebooks)

by Victoria Sherrow

  • 256 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by 21st Century .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • North America,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Nature / Guide Books,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Wildlife conservation,
  • Rare mammals,
  • Nature - General,
  • Animals - Mammals,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Endangered species

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7931939M
    ISBN 100805032533
    ISBN 109780805032536
    OCLC/WorldCa32012277

      Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index Caribbean manatees -- Bowhead whales -- Mount Graham red squirrels -- Long-nosed bats -- The gray wolf and the red wolf -- The black-tailed prairie dog and the black-footed ferret -- Florida panthers -- Pages:   Winner of the Wildlife Publications Award from the Wildlife Society, the first edition of Wild Mammals of North America (published in ) offered zoologists, naturalists, wildlife specialists, and students detailed information about the biology, conservation status, and management of 57 mammalian species and species groups, with contributions from of the 3/5(2).

    Although not the main reason, breaching has been shown to help whales in their search for food. By breaching from the water, surrounding fish can be stunned, trapped, herded or scared, allowing the whale to feed on them once back in the water.   So publishers won't be able to charge $10 or $12 for an entire book when people only want a chapter's worth of information. So much for ebooks as a revenue stream for the publishing houses.

    "The Encyclopedia of North American Mammals describes and illustrates seventy-nine of the most common and familiar mammals, from the great grizzly bear to the diminutive deer mouse, and from the common raccoon to the endangered sea otter. About species of mammals are recorded in the United States. This list is probably incomplete. Unincorporated territories like for example Puerto Rico, Guam or Northern Mariana Islands are not covered. Mammals introduced and extinct in the Holocene except Pleistocene/Holocene boundary are included.. According to the IUCN Red List 3 of these species are critically endangered, 20 .


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Endangered Mammals Of North Am (Scientific American Sourcebooks) by Victoria Sherrow Download PDF EPUB FB2

This has been fun to look up some of the animals we see from time to time. This is a great encyclopedia type book. If you love to know details and habits of North American Mammals and see a good photo you will love this book/5(6).

For a species to be considered endangered by the IUCN it must meet certain quantitative criteria which are designed to classify taxa facing "a very high risk of exintction". An even higher risk is faced by critically endangered species, which meet the quantitative criteria for endangered species.

Critically endangered mammals are listed. The Red List of Threatened Species (also known as the (IUCN) Red List or Red Data List), founded inis the world's most comprehensive inventory of the global conservation status of biological uses a set of criteria to evaluate the extinction risk of thousands of species and subspecies.

These criteria are relevant to all species and all regions of the organization: International Union for. This is a list of North American mammals. It includes all mammals currently found in North America north of Mexico, whether resident or as is a separate list of Mexican article does not include species found only in captivity.

Mammal species which became extinct in the l to 13, years are also included in this article. Endangered and Extinct Mammals is an easy non fiction book by Jennifer Boothroyd which is scheduled for release on February 1 This book offers bright colors, large pictures, and fairly simple text about what mammals are, about some that are currently endangered, and some that are extinct and exactly what those terms mean/5.

The following is a list of Mammals of concern. This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total at the bottom of this page as an official count of endangered mammals of the world is not more information on what species are listed on this site, please visit our About Us page.

Some endangered mammals that live in the United States include the blue whale, the hog deer, the Idaho ground squirrel and the fin whale. Endangered Mammals of the United States. Scientific Binomial Name. Black-footed ferret. Mustela nigripes. Balaenoptera musculus. Cook Inlet Beluga. Delphinapterus leucas.

Balaenoptera : Gregory Sousa. In Endangered, the result of an extraordinary multiyear project to document the lives of threatened species, acclaimed photographer Tim Flach explores one of the most pressing issues of our ing around the world—to settings ranging from forest to savannah to the polar seas to the great coral reefs—Flach has constructed a powerful visual record of remarkable animals /5(60).

Endangered Mammals of North Am by Victoria Sherrow, Victoria Sherrow starting at $ Endangered Mammals of North Am has 1 available editions. The Peterson Field Guide Series (R) Sponsored by the National Audubon Society, the National Wildlife Federation, and the Roger Tory Peterson Institute America's Best-Selling Field Guides THE PETERSON IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM Roger Tory Peterson's unique system shows exactly what features to look for to tell one species from another.5/5(5).

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This book lets us know some of the mammals that are endangered in our world, and gives us an illustration of what they looked like. What we can do to help save our endangered mammals. And we must remember that we are mammals too.

This book is written in a form style kids will love. endangered species, any plant or animal species whose ability to survive and reproduce has been jeopardized by human activities.

In the U.S. government, in accordance with the U.S. Endangered Species Act (), classified native species as endangered or threatened, including animals such as the Florida panther, the Key deer, the San Joaquin kit fox, the.

Mammals Endangered, Threatened, Proposed, and Candidates in the Upper Midwest. Bats Bat Box Fact Sheet. Minnesota | Indiana | Wisconsin. Management. Helping bats survive white-nose syndrome includes helping them survive overall.

The White-Nose Syndrome website porvides information that can help you help bats when carrying out various. North America’s Most Endangered Animals Snails, marmots, condors and coral reef are among the many species on the continent that are close to. Panthera tigris sondaica. Critically Endangered.

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Black-footed Ferret. Mustela nigripes. Balaenoptera musculus. We can ignite change. #StartWith1Thing and watch Racing Extinction with the world Wed Dec 2 9/8c on Discovery. Learn more about the Black Spider Monkey, an endangered species. Learn more about this endangered species and what you can do to help.

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It’s hard to believe that many of the world’s best-known animals are fighting for survival. Today there are fewer than 4, tigers left in the wild. It would be a tragedy if tigers disappeared from the wild altogether, but it could happen in our lifetimes.

Publisher: New Holland Publishers World’s Most Endangered offers a fascinating facts and mind-blowing information on some of the world’s rarest creatures. It focuses on 25 species of mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians which are classified as Critically Endangered by the WWF and IUCN.

America north of Mexico is home to more than species of mammals. This comprehensive volume, containing more than color and black-and-white photographs and detailed, accessibly written descriptions, surveys the rich and varied world of North American mammals - from familiar species such as bears, deer, seals, squirrels, and rabbits to those that are more .- Explore danproctor's board "Mammals Of North America", followed by people on Pinterest.

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