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Biography of a giant panda

by Eleanor Coerr

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Giant panda -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Giant panda.,
  • Pandas.

  • About the Edition

    Details the giant panda"s life cycle in its natural habitat in the mountains of China.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Eleanor Coerr ; illustrated by Kazue Mizumura.
    ContributionsMizumura, Kazue, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.C27 C6 1975
    The Physical Object
    Pagination62 p. :
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5073008M
    ISBN 10039920430X, 0399609202
    LC Control Number74083019

    Camera traps in China have captured images and video footage of giant pandas that are often difficult to see in the wild. The photographs and video are some of the most amazing images ever of pandas and other species in their remote habitat, which were caught on film as part of long-term wildlife monitoring projects set up in panda nature reserves by the Chinese government and WWF.   Giant pandas spend between 10 and 16 hours a day foraging and eating, so in addition to the bamboo, we will often offer them a combinations of fruits, vegetables or fibrous leaf-eater biscuits hidden inside puzzle feeder enrichment to make mealtime interesting. Not only does this help the bears keep physically active—they have to explore the yard to find where we’ve hidden the enrichment.

      Harkness's journey sparked a "happy furor" across the country, as biologist George Schaller described in his book, The Last Panda. It was the moment America fell in love with the giant panda.   The findings “indicate the insufficiency of giant panda conservation for protecting these large carnivore species,” said Sheng Li, of the School of Life Sciences at Peking University, who led the research. The authors compared survey data from the s to s with information from almost 8, camera traps taken between and

    About the Author. Donald Lindburg, Head of the Office of Giant Panda Conservation at the Zoological Society of San Diego, is editor, with Shirley C. Strum and David Hamburg, of The New Physical Anthropology: Science, Humanism, and Critical Reflection (), and editor, with John E. Fa, of Evolution and Ecology of Macaque Societies (), among other books. A Kids Book About Pandas. This book about the Giant Panda was written for children from 5 to 12 years of age. Due to the detailed nature of animal life, it is appropriate to be read by an adult to younger children. The Giant Panda is a fascinating creature that has captured the world's heart as it struggles near the brink of extinction.


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