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The Resource Citizen scientists : be a part of scientific discovery from your own backyard, Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz

Citizen scientists : be a part of scientific discovery from your own backyard, Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz

Label
Citizen scientists : be a part of scientific discovery from your own backyard
Title
Citizen scientists
Title remainder
be a part of scientific discovery from your own backyard
Statement of responsibility
Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Shows young readers how a citizen scientist learns about butterflies, birds, frogs, and ladybugs
  • Anyone can get involved in gathering data for ongoing, actual scientific studies such as the Audubon Bird Count and FrogWatch USA. Just get out into a field, urban park, or your own backyard. You can put your nose to a monarch pupa or listen for raucous frog calls. You can tally woodpeckers or sweep the grass for ladybugs. This book, full of engaging photos and useful tips, will show you how
Summary
Shows young readers how a citizen scientist learns about butterflies, birds, frogs, and ladybugs
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Science Books and Films Prize for Excellence in Science Books, Hands-on Science/Activity Book, 2013.
Awards note
  • Young Hoosier Book Intermediate Award nominee, 2014-2015.
  • Orbis Pictus Honor, 2013.
  • Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10107406
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
590.72/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • photographs
Index
index present
Intended audience
1050
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QL51
LC item number
.B87 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1050
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
be a part of scientific discovery from your own backyard
Label
Citizen scientists : be a part of scientific discovery from your own backyard, Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 75) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is citizen science, anyway? -- 1. Fall butterflying -- 2. Winter birding -- 3. Spring frogging -- 4. Summer ladybugging
Control code
19521598
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm
Extent
80 pages
Isbn
9780805090628
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2011021673
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, color maps, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn726822894
  • (OCoLC)726822894
Label
Citizen scientists : be a part of scientific discovery from your own backyard, Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 75) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is citizen science, anyway? -- 1. Fall butterflying -- 2. Winter birding -- 3. Spring frogging -- 4. Summer ladybugging
Control code
19521598
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm
Extent
80 pages
Isbn
9780805090628
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2011021673
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, color maps, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn726822894
  • (OCoLC)726822894

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      919 Main St., Brookville, IN, 47012, US
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