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atlas of endangered species

by Richard Mackay

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Published by Earthscan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Endangered species -- Atlases.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Mackay.
    GenreAtlases.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH75 .M285 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19273509M
    ISBN 101844072886

    The Atlas of Endangered Species offers valuable statistics enforced with extraordinary images that put in numbers the total endangered species of /5(5). Endangered Species: Save Our Species Coloring Book There are over 1, different species in the United States that are listed as threatened or endangered. This picture book will introduce you to 21 plant and animal species found in the United States, nearly all of which are either endangered or threatened.

    Classroom Tip: Display this book in a special nonfiction section that is dedicated to endangered animals. Turtles by Anita Baskin-Salzberg and Allen Salzberg Describes different kinds of turtles, tortoises, and sea turtles, and the endangered status of some species. An invasive species is a non-indigenous species (e.g. plants or animals) that adversely effect the habitats they invade. They can endanger indigenous populations by preying on them or by out-competing them for resources such as food.

    endangered species within the state. Listing is required in each of these states except New Jersey, where by law the Commission of the Department of Environmental Protection may list species that are endangered Three other state statutes require that species be listed but provide significant exceptions to the rule. In Oregon, theFile Size: 1MB. With 20 percent of these species facing extinction by , this atlas traces those lost already as well as others threatened and surviving today. It catalogues the inhabitants of different ecosystems, including forests, mangroves and coral reefs, and examines the major threats to biodiversity – from loss of habitat to hunting – as well as.


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A book that everyone should read.' Synopsis. Up to 20 percent of species may be extinct by /5(7). Even fierce predators like the great white shark succumb to changes in environmental conditions, as do the gentle manatee, powerful mountain gorilla, agile black-footed ferret, beloved giant panda, and the much-feared Bengal tiger, which are among the fifty species described, illustrated, and mapped in this easy-to-read atlas.

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Vividly illustrated with full-color maps and detailed graphics, The Atlas of Endangered Species catalogs the inhabitants of a wide variety of ecosystems, including forests, mangroves, and coral reefs.

It examines the major threats to biodiversity, from loss of habitat to hunting, and describes the steps being taken toward : $.

species are endangered or threatened today is because people have changed the species’ homes or habitats. A habitat includes not only the other plants and animals in an area, but all of the things needed for the species’ to live — food, water, and shelter.

The United States has many habitats, from ocean beaches to mountain tops. Every.About this book. Up to 20 percent of species may be extinct by Vividly presented through full-colour maps and graphics, this fully revised and updated atlas profiles species lost, threatened and surviving today.Up to 20 percent of species may be extinct by Vividly presented through full-colour maps and graphics, this fully revised and updated atlas profiles species lost, threatened and surviving today.

It examines different ecosystems, the major threats to their inhabitants and steps being taken towards conservation. * Fully revised and updated.