Grasslands

Overview

What is a baobab tree?

How do elephants turn forests into savannahs?

Why is fire important for grasslands?

Find the answers to these questions and more in Habitat Survival. Grasslands looks at prairies, savannahs, and other types of grassland found around the world. ...

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Overview

What is a baobab tree?

How do elephants turn forests into savannahs?

Why is fire important for grasslands?

Find the answers to these questions and more in Habitat Survival. Grasslands looks at prairies, savannahs, and other types of grassland found around the world. Discover what these amazing habitats are like, and find out about the plants and animals that live there.

Each title in the Habitat Survival series explores:

how different plants and animals survive in their habitat

feeding relationships

threats to habitats, and how we can protect them.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781410946058
  • Publisher: Heinemann-Raintree
  • Publication date: 7/1/2012
  • Series: Habitat Survival Series
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 785,561
  • Age range: 7 - 9 Years
  • Product dimensions: 7.69 (w) x 10.38 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Table of Contents

What are Grassland? 4

On the Savanna 6

Prairies and Steppes 8

Living on a Prairie 10

Living on a Prairie 12

Surviving Seasons 14

Fire! 16

Savanna Food Webs 18

Pampas Foods Webs 20

Disappearing Grasslands 22

Protecting Savannas 24

Protecting Steppes and Prairies 26

You can Help Grasslands 28

Glossary 30

Find out More 31

Index 32

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