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The snowy owl scientist  Cover Image Book Book

The snowy owl scientist / text and photos by Mark Wilson.

Wilson, Mark Chester, 1959- (author,, illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780358329596
  • ISBN: 0358329590
  • Physical Description: 87 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 x 29 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Boston : Clarion Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Arctic owl, where science meets adventure"--Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 85) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Gear up! -- The nomads arrive -- Who's nesting? -- Counting avinnaq -- Checking on chicks -- Photography quitly, using a long lens -- The owl chick heist -- Strike up the bands -- Tracking owls -- The nomads depart -- A warming Arctic -- What you can do -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.:
"Are the snowy owls in trouble? Venture into the Alaskan arctic and the summer realm of these predator birds to find out. Discover the diverse species necessary to owl survival, how climate change is affecting the landscape of their nesting site of past millennia, and what it takes to do field research in this action-packed addition to the award-winning Scientists in the Field series"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
10-14 Brodart.
5-9 Brodart.
Subject: Snowy owl > Habitat > Juvenile literature.
Snowy owl > Climatic factors > Juvenile literature.
Snowy owl > Juvenile literature.
Biology > Fieldwork > Juvenile literature.
Scientists > Juvenile literature.

Available copies

  • 4 of 10 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Cass County.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 10 total copies.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cass County Library-Northern Resource Center J 598.97 WIL 2022 (Text) 0002205360288 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -


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