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Gorilla Doctors:Saving Endangered Great Apes (Scientists in the Field Series)

by Pamela S. Turner

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Published by Houghton Mifflin .
Written in English


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Number of Pages64
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Open LibraryOL7605321M
ISBN 100618445552
ISBN 109780618445554

Book Wizard; Gorilla Doctors Saving Endangered Great Apes. By Pamela S. Turner. Grades. X. Genre. Non-Fiction. Gorillas are fascinating animals. They are so closely related to humans that they share nearly 98 percent of the same DNA with us! Learn about the dangers they face in today's world and how some friendly veterinarians are helping. Science and nature writer Pamela S. Turner takes us on a fascinating and often tragic journey into the world of Great Apes, the endangered mountain gorillas of Rwanda and Uganda, in Gorilla Doctors: Saving Endangered Great inside look at the lives of both the beautiful and amazing gorillas and the rare human souls dedicated to saving them is engaging and educational for readers of.

Get this from a library! Gorilla doctors: saving endangered great apes. [Pamela S Turner] -- Discusses the efforts of the Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Project to .   Gorilla Doctors: Saving Endangered Great Apes. By: Funds raised by “gorilla tourism”—bringing people into the forest to see gorillas—have helped protect them. This tourism is vital, but contact between gorillas and people brought a new threat to the gorillas: human disease. The Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Project is a group of.

  Gorilla Doctors: Saving Endangered Great Apes by Pamela S. Turner. (Grades ) Okay, you knew that humans and apes were genetically close. But did you know that we share % of our genes with gorillas? Did you know that a chimpanzee could give you a blood transfusion (or you could give blood to a chimp)?   Turner, Pamela S. (). Gorilla Doctors: Saving Endangered Great : Houghton Mifflin Company Grades: 3 – 8 Curriculum Links: Science Author Credibility: In order to write this book, Pamela Turner experienced first-hand the work these scientists to in order to save the mountain gorillas and study them. Awards: Flora Stieglitz Straus Award.


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