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Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot

Author: Sy Montgomery; Nic Bishop
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2010.
Series: Scientists in the field.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the scientists and volunteers of the Kakapo Recovery Team as they work to restore the kakapo population on Codfish Island, a remote island off the southern coast of New Zealand. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, secondary.
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Genre/Form: Robert F. Sibert Medal
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Photographers' autographs (Provenance)
Authors' autographs (Provenance)
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Montgomery, Sy.
Kakapo rescue.
Boston [Mass.] : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2010
(OCoLC)734927685
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sy Montgomery; Nic Bishop
ISBN: 9780618494170 0618494170
OCLC Number: 441151975
Notes: Phographs by New Zealand photographer.
Awards: Robert F. Sibert Medal, 2011.
Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12, 2011
Description: 74 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 24 x 29 cm.
Contents: The strangest parrot in the world --
The extinction that almost happened --
An island a world apart --
Secrets of the nest --
Life at "Sealer's Bay Resort & Spa" --
Trangulation and tragedy --
Flossie's wardrobe change --
Feedout vollies --
Hatch watch --
Blessing at Cyndy's Lookout.
Series Title: Scientists in the field.
Responsibility: text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop.
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Follows the scientists and volunteers of the Kakapo Recovery Team as they work to restore the kakapo population on Codfish Island, a remote island off the southern coast of New Zealand. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, secondary.

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