The Resource Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot, text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop

Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot, text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop

Label
Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot
Title
Kakapo rescue
Title remainder
saving the world's strangest parrot
Statement of responsibility
text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Title variation
Saving the world's strangest parrot
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On remote Codfish Island off the southern coast of New Zealand live the last 91 kakapo parrots on earth. Originally this bird numbered in the millions before humans brought predators to the islands. Now on the isolated island refuge, a team of scientists is trying to restore the kakapo population
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Montgomery, Sy
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
950
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QL696.P7
LC item number
M79 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bishop, Nic
Series statement
Scientists in the field.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kakapo
  • Kakapo
  • Kakapo
  • Parrots
  • New Zealand
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot, text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 73) and index
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
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
74 p.
Isbn
9780618494170
Lccn
2009045250
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)441151975
  • (OCoLC)ocn441151975
Label
Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot, text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 73) and index
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
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
74 p.
Isbn
9780618494170
Lccn
2009045250
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)441151975
  • (OCoLC)ocn441151975

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