About Habitats (Hardcover)

Wetlands

By Cathryn Sill, John Sill (Illustrator)

Peachtree Publishing Company, 9781561454327, 44pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2008

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (2/1/2013)

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Description

This beginner's guide explores the major attributes of Wetlands and showcases their remarkable diversity using examples from around the globe.
In this addition to the About Habitats series, award-winning author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what the wetlands are, what kinds of animals and plants live there, and how wetlands help maintain the delicate balance of Earth's environments. John Sill's detailed, full-color illustrations reflect the diversity of wetlands topography--from salt marshes to tropical mangrove swamps. A glossary and afterword provide further fascinating details about the wetlands to inspire readers to learn more.