What are Wetlands?

Bobbie Kalman, Amanda Bishop (authors)

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
775L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
R
ATOS
5.0
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Animals, Birds & Insects Geography Nature Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Science Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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