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Desert food chains

Author: Angela Royston
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Heinemann Library, [2015] ©2015
Series: Food chains and webs (Heinemann Library (Firm)); Heinemann first library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book explores the food chains and webs that exist in a desert habitat. It equips readers with crucial vocabulary, using examples from that habitat to explain the roles of producers, consumers and decomposers, and illustrates how living things depend upon each other. Readers learn how fragile food chains can be, how they can be broken, and what we can do to prevent this."--
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Readers (Elementary)
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Angela Royston
ISBN: 9781484605219 1484605217 9781484605288 1484605284
OCLC Number: 861554618
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 23 cm.
Contents: Living in a desert --
Where are deserts? --
What is a food chain? --
An Australian desert food chain --
Plants and the sun --
Animal consumers --
Mojave Desert food chain --
Top predators --
Death and decay --
Sahara Desert food chain --
Food webs --
Broken chains --
Protecting food chains.
Series Title: Food chains and webs (Heinemann Library (Firm)); Heinemann first library.
Responsibility: Angela Royston.

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"This book explores the food chains and webs that exist in a desert habitat. It equips readers with crucial vocabulary, using examples from that habitat to explain the roles of producers, consumers and decomposers, and illustrates how living things depend upon each other. Readers learn how fragile food chains can be, how they can be broken, and what we can do to prevent this."--

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