Save Our Prairies and Grasslands

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Delacorte Press, 1994 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 65 pages
Explains the main characteristics of American prairie and grassland ecosystems, and suggests how to slow the destruction of these natural habitats and the animals that live there

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Mountain Meadows and Sage Grasslands
Mixed Prairies
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Ron Hirschi started writing children's books when he tried to find nature books to enhance his daughter's curiosity about the world around her and only found a few that combined real life images and accurate science. He writes books that bring young readers portraits of the beauty of nature as well as information about the ecology and natural habitat of wild creatures he studies and tries to protect. His books include When Morning Comes, When Night Comes, Our Three Bears, Ocean Seasons, Whalemail, and Swimming with Humuhumu. He works as a Fisheries Biologist for Pacific Northwest Indian Tribes and has written many technical reports on fish and wildlife.

Bauer is among the most published photographer and writer in the world on travel, adventure, and environmental subjects.

Erwin Bauer and Peggy Bauer are the authors of 45 books on wildlife and the outdoors, including Bears of Alaska and Glacier Bay: The Wild Beauty of Glacier Bay National Park. They live in Sequim, WA.

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