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5 edition of Desert wildlife. found in the catalog.

Desert wildlife.

by Mike Linley

  • 386 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Colour Books in Godalming .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesOxford Scientific Films
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17202456M
ISBN 10086283693X
OCLC/WorldCa25245053

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This nonfiction book for beginning readers features concise on-level text and full-color photographs about desert animals. Teachers. Teachers Home Lessons and Ideas Books and Authors Top Teaching Blog Teacher's Tool Kit Student Activities The Teacher Store. The animals that live in the desert usually have special adaptations that allow them to survive the extreme temperatures and conditions that are present in a desert. A good example of an animal with special adaptations is the camel. A camel can drink very large amounts of water in one day or survive for a relatively long time without drinking any water.

Get this from a library! Desert wildlife.. [Edmund C Jaeger] -- A series of essays offers readers insight into the life and habits of many animals dwelling in the deserts of the southwestern part of the United States and northwestern Mexico.   Storytime! ~ I DON'T WANT TO BE A FROG Read Aloud ~ Story Time ~ Bedtime Story Read Along Books - Duration: Grandma's House , views.


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Desert wildlife by Mike Linley Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book is completely readable - I just gobbled it up. Although he may not be a scientific expert on the physiology or behavior of desert wildlife, his intimate contact with the desert animals over many years provides wonderful anecdotes and observations of their habits/5(4).

Desert Wildlife book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Start by marking “Desert Wildlife” as Want to Read: of essays offers the general reader a wonderful insight into the life and habits of several of the dwellers of the desert of the southwestern part of the United States and northwestern Mexico/5.

Desert Life spotlights more than 80 species of plants and animals, with a special emphasis on how to spot them and how they survive in the Chihuahuan, Great Basin, Mojave, and Sonoran deserts.

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The Foundation has funded nearly $, dollars in grants for wildlife conservation. Desert animals for kids with pictures and facts. A to Z list of animals that live in the desert. Animal adaptations for living in the desert.

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