Asian Carp

Asian Carp

by Barbara Somervill

Hardcover(Library Binding)



Asian carp have big appetites and some of them can leap out of the water when startled. They were brought to the United States from their native Asian habitats to control algae growth on fish farms. Look inside to find out what happened when these big fish escaped and made their way up the Mississippi River.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781602791183
Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing
Publication date: 01/01/2008
Series: 21st Century Skills Library: Animal Invaders Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.60(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

Not Your Average Goldfish     4
Asian Carp Species     8
Fish Invaders     13
Asian Carp Problems     17
Steps to Solutions     23
Map     28
Glossary     30
For More Information     31
Index     32
About the Author     32

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