When the wolves returned: restoring nature's balance in Yellowstone

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Publisher:
Walker,
Pub. Date:
[2008]
Language:
English
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Yellowstone National Park's majestic geologic wonders and remarkable wildlife draw millions of visitors each year. But there was a time when these natural treasures were in great danger, all because after years of unrestricted hunting, one key piece of the puzzle had been eliminated-the wolf. Now, more than a decade after scientists realized the wolves' essential role and returned them to Yellowstone, the park's natural balance is gradually being restored. The informative dual-level text and spectacular full-color photographs show the wolves in the natural habitat that was almost lost without them. Readers of all ages will be inspired by the delicate natural system that is Yellowstone.

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ISBN:
9780802796868
9780802796875
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 6, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
1040L
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title_display When the wolves returned : restoring nature's balance in Yellowstone
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