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The Resource Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop

Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop

Label
Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats
Title
Chasing cheetahs
Title remainder
the race to save Africa's fastest cats
Statement of responsibility
written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the cheetah's essential role in the ecosystem and the ways in which Namibia's Cheetah Conservation Fund is promoting cohabitation between cheetahs and farmers
Member of
Awards note
Children's notable lists, 2015.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Montgomery, Sy
Dewey number
599.75/9096
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1000
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QL737.C23
LC item number
M657 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bishop, Nic
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cheetah Conservation Fund
  • Cheetah
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet the ambassadors -- Fast facts on the fastest cats -- Laurie's story: "somebody" was me -- Saving cats with dogs -- The goats who help train farmers -- Messages written in scent -- Taking the measure of a tree -- Cooking with poop and toasting hair -- Secrets of DNA -- Game drive -- The crucial role of predators -- Conservancies: sharing the wealth of wildlife -- Boot camp for cheetahs -- A checkup for Blondi -- Cheetahs by the numbers -- A visit to the future -- Laurie's advise for saving the world
Control code
ocn851572749
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
75 pages
Isbn
9780547815497
Lccn
2013017611
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
599.75 M767 ; XX-JN/WN-JNA ; [JAC-WN] ; jll ; Y13BP079.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 851572749
  • (Sirsi) 851572749
  • (OCoLC)851572749
Label
Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet the ambassadors -- Fast facts on the fastest cats -- Laurie's story: "somebody" was me -- Saving cats with dogs -- The goats who help train farmers -- Messages written in scent -- Taking the measure of a tree -- Cooking with poop and toasting hair -- Secrets of DNA -- Game drive -- The crucial role of predators -- Conservancies: sharing the wealth of wildlife -- Boot camp for cheetahs -- A checkup for Blondi -- Cheetahs by the numbers -- A visit to the future -- Laurie's advise for saving the world
Control code
ocn851572749
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
75 pages
Isbn
9780547815497
Lccn
2013017611
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
599.75 M767 ; XX-JN/WN-JNA ; [JAC-WN] ; jll ; Y13BP079.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 851572749
  • (Sirsi) 851572749
  • (OCoLC)851572749

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