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Giraffe Extinction: Using Science and Technology to Save the Gentle Giants

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Quietly, without most people noticing, the population of giraffes in the wild has decreased by nearly 40 percent since 1985. Giraffes have disappeared entirely from seven countries where they used to live. Researchers believe fewer than 98,000 exist in the wild--fewer even than endangered African elephants. In 2016, the International Union for the Conservation of Nature ad ...more
Hardcover, 128 pages
Published October 1st 2019 by Twenty-First Century Books (Tm)
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An exemplary informational text for teens. Beautifully presented, organized so that information on different topics—the animals themselves, conservation, extinction, etc.—can be easily found, well-researched and inviting.
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