The Bald Eagle Returns

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Clarion Books, 2000 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 68 pages
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The inspiring story of the bald eagle’s resurgence is the good news in this follow-up to WHERE THE BALD EAGLES GATHER, published by Clarion in 1984. Full-color photographs and an updated text describe, in a handsome, newly designed format, the significant changes in the habitat and status of our national emblem. Young naturalists are sure to be encouraged by this account of a remarkably successful conservation effort, expertly documented by the same team that first helped to introduce young readers to the eagle’s plight. Index.

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User Review  - nmathur - LibraryThing

The national bird of America, the bald eagle once an endangered bird, has now recovered. Through various efforts, their numbers have surged from 1000 pairs to approximately 6000 pairs. This book by ... Read full review

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The Bald Eagle Returns by to Dorothy Hinshaw Patent is a survey of bald eagles, with subtopics ranging from the near extinction of the species to its life cycle. Patent, a zoologist from UC - Berkeley ... Read full review

About the author (2000)

Dorothy Hinshaw Patent holds a Ph.D. in zoology from the University of California, Berkeley. She is the recipient of the Washington Post-- Children's Book Guild Nonfiction Award for her body of work, which includes more than 130 books for children and young adults on subjects ranging from biodiversity to the spirit bear. She lives with her husband in Missoula, Montana. You can learn more about her on her web site: www.dorothyhinshawpatent.com .

William Muņoz has been photographically illustrating children's books since 1981; with over 80 books to his credit. His most recent books have covered the prairie, homesteading and fire ecology, pigeons, bald eagles, biodiversity and the forces that shape nature. He has lived many years in Montana and photographs that beautiful region, He is currently living part of the year on Vancouver Island. He travels extensively across the US with a strong coverage in the prairie states. In addition to his books, William has been published in numerous magazines both in the US and Europe.

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