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The Resource Amazon adventure : how tiny fish are saving the world's largest rainforest, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Keith Ellenbogen

Amazon adventure : how tiny fish are saving the world's largest rainforest, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Keith Ellenbogen

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Amazon adventure : how tiny fish are saving the world's largest rainforest
Title
Amazon adventure
Title remainder
how tiny fish are saving the world's largest rainforest
Statement of responsibility
written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Keith Ellenbogen
Creator
Contributor
Author
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Part science, part carnival--this winding adventure down the Amazon River with award-winning author Sy Montgomery and photographer Keith Ellenbogen explores how tiny fish, called piabas, can help preserve not only the rainforest and it's often misunderstood inhabitants, but the fate of our entire environment."--
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Cataloging source
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Montgomery, Sy
Dewey number
577.0981/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 10-12
  • Grade 4 to 6
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QH112
LC item number
.M67 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.0
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ellenbogen, Keith A.
Series statement
Scientists in the field series
Study program name
Acclerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Montgomery, Sy
  • Montgomery, Sy
  • Ecology
  • Ecology
  • Biotic communities
  • Fishes
  • Fishes
  • Amazon River
  • Rio Negro (Amazonas, Brazil)
  • Ecology
  • Ecology
  • Biotic communities
  • Fishes
  • Fishes
  • Amazon River
  • Rio Negro (Amazonas, Brazil)
  • Biotic communities
  • Ecology
  • Fishes
  • Travel
  • Amazon River
  • Amazon River Region
  • Brazil
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Animal Welfare
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Fishes
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / Caribbean & Latin America
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Environmental Science & Ecosystems
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Amazon adventure : how tiny fish are saving the world's largest rainforest, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Keith Ellenbogen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Little fishes, giant jungle -- Kingdom of the cardinals -- Scott's story -- Barcelos -- Festival of the fishes -- From fish morgue to fish spa -- Daracua
Control code
ocn949760234
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
65 pages
Isbn
9780544352995
Lccn
2016014693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)949760234
  • (Sirsi) a1993891
Label
Amazon adventure : how tiny fish are saving the world's largest rainforest, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Keith Ellenbogen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Little fishes, giant jungle -- Kingdom of the cardinals -- Scott's story -- Barcelos -- Festival of the fishes -- From fish morgue to fish spa -- Daracua
Control code
ocn949760234
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
65 pages
Isbn
9780544352995
Lccn
2016014693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)949760234
  • (Sirsi) a1993891

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