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Wildlife from the Hot Spots By Michel Gagne
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Using the meticulously detailed artwork he created for the trading card game, Xeko, artist Michel Gagné takes us on an incredible pictorial journey through some of the "Biodiversity Hot... More > Spots". There, you will meet the most unusual, endangered, exotic and unbelievable creatures that populate our world.< Less
FEL XI: Working Together for EL By Nicholas Ostler et al.
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The Proceedings of the eleventh conference of the Foundation for Endangered Languages, held at the University of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur on 26-28 October 2007. The emergence of dominant languages,... More > recently accelerated by globalization and manifold technological advances, has endangered minority languages all over the world. When the number of speakers of a language starts to shrink, linguists have an obligation and an important role to play in preserving and maintaining minority languages. There are various ways to prevent or slow down language death; but the collaboration between the linguists as researchers and the speakers as users of the language must always be seen as a cooperative endeavour, with the common goal of continuing the language and its culture. The nature of the research and the relationship between researcher and the researched is the focus of this book. The book contains 22 papers on languages all over the world.< Less
A Tiger With No Stripes By Denise Albert
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The joy of the written word can be seen in children’s eyes when a great book sparks their imagination. This book will not only entertain both parents and children but also teach new facts... More > about one of the most endangered animal in the world; the tiger. Children will be able to compare themselves to the baby tiger that has unique physical attributes. Young readers who are creative will love to Denise Albert A Tiger With No Stripes children book.< Less
New Familiar Abenakis and English Dialogues By Joseph Laurent
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New Familiar Abenakis and English Dialogues: The First Ever Published on the Grammatical System. This is a brand new reprint of Joseph Laurent's important grammar of the Abenakis language first... More > published in 1884. (Western) Abenaki is a seriously endangered Algonquian language spoken by a few elders in southern Quebec. It was once also spoken throughout neighbouring states in the U.S., such as Massachusetts and Vermont. Today there is are active efforts to revive the language.< Less
New Familiar Abenakis and English Dialogues By Joseph Laurent
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New Familiar Abenakis and English Dialogues: The First Ever Published on the Grammatical System. This is a brand new reprint of Joseph Laurent's important grammar of the Abenakis language first... More > published in 1884. (Western) Abenaki is a seriously endangered Algonquian language spoken by a few elders in southern Quebec. It was once also spoken throughout neighbouring states in the U.S., such as Massachusetts and Vermont. Today there is are active efforts to revive the language.< Less
Saving the Gorilla By Sandra Harrison
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Is the conservation of endangered species like the gorillas worth the cost of saving them? Gorilla populations in the wild have been decreasing at an alarming rate. Deforestation is the major reason... More > for this. Development as well as illegal hunting have put the gorillas in danger of extinction. Efforts to save the gorillas have included ecotourism but even this has created other problems. People created this problem and, therefore, it will be necessary for them to be a part of the solution if that is what they feel is in their best interest to act. Readers are encouraged to examine their own communities and the relationship between the people and the animals living in those places.< Less
The Red-cockaded Woodpecker at Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge By James Martin & Joyce Martin
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The Red-cockaded woodpecker was once abundant in the southeast. Loss of habitat in the 1900's resulted in plummeting populations, and this woodpecker was declared an endangered species in the... More > 1970's. Today, populations are slowly recovering but are largely restricted to state and federally owned lands where pine trees can reach the maturity required for nesting. One area where this woodpecker can still be found is the Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge in south-central Mississippi. This book is primarily a collection of photographs of this bird taken at the Noxubee NWR with a description of its habitat and life history< Less
The Red-cockaded Woodpecker at Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge By James Martin & Joyce Martin
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The Red-cockaded woodpecker was once abundant in the southeast. Loss of habitat in the 1900's resulted in plummeting populations, and this woodpecker was declared an endangered species in the... More > 1970's. Today, populations are slowly recovering but are largely restricted to state and federally owned lands where pine trees can reach the maturity required for nesting. One area where this woodpecker can still be found is the Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge in south-central Mississippi. This book is primarily a collection of photographs of this bird taken at the Noxubee NWR with a description of its habitat and life history< Less
Ten Rhino Poems By Dr. Ross Gordon Cooper
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The rhino are listed as critically endangered. This is sad because they were quite common in the wild when I grew up in Africa. There needs to be a global, concerted effort to prevent their... More > extinction. They are of immense importance ecologically, economically and psychologically. If they are lost there will be a void on Earth that will never be filled. I decided to write ten poems on the rhino following an extensive read of current literature and reports. I wish it to be educational and I sincerely hope that this book will encourage, enlighten and enthuse everybody who reads it. It is my wish that proceeds on sales will reach those dedicated to the care of rhinos as orphans or adults. Together we can help fight the war against rhino poaching.< Less
Support the Manatees By By: Sean Simonds & Donate at: SaveTheManatee.org
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Pictures of the gentle giants created to raise money to support www.SavetheManatee.org

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