Tracking tortoises : the mission to save a Galápagos giant
|Format:||Print Book 2022|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 3 copies|
Galápagos giant tortoises are fascinating--and endangered. They live only on the Galápagos Islands, a chain of volcanic islands in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Ecuador. These tortoises face threats from the humans who live on--and visit--the islands, as well as from Earth's warming climate.
Join author Kate Messner on an a journey to the Galápagos Islands to see these incredible creatures up close and discover how cutting-edge technology is helping scientists to study and protect them.
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-- Galapagos Islands.
|Publisher|| Minneapolis, MN :2022
64 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 x 28 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.