What are Wetlands?

What are Wetlands?

Amanda Bishop Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427166661

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Description

The constantly changing ecosystems of salt and freshwater wetlands support an amazing variety of wildlife species. Children will be intrigued by the fascinating animals that depend on wetlands, such as alligators and hippopotamuses, and the plants that grow there. This engaging book investigates swamps, salt marshes, and flood plains, the many plants and animals that live in wetlands, and the threats to these ecosystems and their wildlife.

Reading Level
Lexile
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
ATOS
DRA
Categories
Genre
Animals, Birds & Insects Geography
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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