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Description: The black-footed ferret was once listed as extinct on the prairies of North America. Its population had been devastated by a disease that also reduced its main food source—prairie dogs. This book tells the fascinating story of the black-footed ferret's rediscovery in 1981 by a dog in Wyoming. Readers will learn how the find inspired a captive breeding program that is restoring not only this prairie species to the wild, but its essential food source as well, the prairie dog.

Bringing back the black-footed ferret

SKU: 9780778763123
$20.70 Regular Price
$5.00Sale Price
  • Series Animals back from the brink
    Copyright Yr 2020
    Publisher Crabtree
    Interest Level 3-6


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