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The children's book of wildlife watching / written by Dan Rouse ; [illustrations by Abby Cook].

Rouse, Dan, (author.). Cook, Abby, (illustrator.).

Young nature enthusiasts can enjoy this introduction to animal conservation and protection, packed with engaging activities and plenty of advice from the brilliant bird expert and TV personality Dan Rouse. The Children's Book of Wildlife Watching celebrates local wildlife and allows children to get up-close to nature in a safe and responsible manner, whether it's by studying minibeasts, pond dipping, or creating a mammal tracker.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780744098266
  • ISBN: 0744098262
  • Physical Description: 96 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First American Edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : DK Publishing, [2024]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Contains material previously published in How to attract wildlife to your garden (2023)"--Colophon.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
What is wildlife? -- Types of wildlife -- Day and night -- Animals in action -- Food chains -- Green spaces -- Wild vs unwild -- Food and drink -- Safe shelter -- Plant life-- Sharing spaces -- Activity: design a wild space -- Minibeasts -- Insect life -- Garden minibeasts -- Minibeast habitats -- Activity: study minibeasts -- Minibeast profiles -- Reptiles and amphibians -- Reptile and amphibian habitats -- Reptile and amphibian life -- Activity: pond dipping -- Reptile and amphibian profiles -- Birds -- Birds throughout the year -- Birds' food and drink -- Shelters and nests -- Activity: build a nest -- Bird profiles -- Mammals -- Where to find mammals -- Mammals' food and drink -- Mammal habitats and shelters -- Bats -- Activity: mammal tracker -- Mammal profiles -- Watching wildlife -- Tracking wildlife -- Community wildlife.
Subject: Wildlife watching > Juvenile literature.
Animals > Juvenile literature.
Wildlife watching.
Genre: Informational works.

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Adams County Library System.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Harbaugh-Thomas Library (Biglerville) J590 ROU (Text) 35740636071409 Juvenile Nonfiction Checked Out 07/02/2024

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