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Ngo, Andy

3 holds on 1 copy

Summary: An account, including interviews with former members and people who have been attacked, of the history and tactics of the anti-fascist group Antifa.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Street 2021

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Rusch, Elizabeth

Summary: "Una historia real sobre un científico contemporáneo que salvó la capa de ozono y el planeta, evitando un desastre en el medioambiente. Mario Molina es un científico mexicoamericano y un héroe de nuestros días que ayudó a resolver la crisis de la capa de ozono de la década de 1980. Se crió en la Ciudad de México y desde niño sintió curiosidad por los mundos ocultos que estudiaba a través de un...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2019

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1 available in Juvenile World Languages, Call number: J SPANISH 921 MOL

Amstutz, Lisa J.

Summary: Discover why freshwater lakes are at risk. Amstutz shows how people are combating overfishing, and cleaning up polluted waters in order to preserve our freshwater lakes for future generations. Readers will also explore the science behind watersheds and the water cycle. Features include a cause-and-effect flow chart, a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Essential Library 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J755.54 CSS

Hirsch, Rebecca E.

Summary: Monarch butterfly populations have been declining for the last two decades, and scientists aren't sure why. This book takes readers on a quest to discover what is happening and what scientists know. --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.7 HIR

Hirsch, Rebecca E.

Summary: Around the world, bees pollinate $24 billion worth of crops each year. Without bees, humans would face a drastically reduced diet. We need bees to grow the foods that keep us healthy. But numbers of bees are falling, and that has scientists alarmed. What's causing the decline? Diseases, pesticides, climate change, and loss of habitat are all threatening bee populations. Some bee species are...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.79 HIR

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 595.79 HIR

Lourie, Peter.

Summary: Highlights the work scientists are doing to protect the manatee, an endangered species.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.55 LOU

Bow, James.

Summary: A discussion of the reasons that plants and animals become extinct and what scientists are doing to prevent it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Pub. 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 333.9516 BOW

MacCarald, Clara

Summary: Bringing Back Our Deserts explains why deserts are at risk and how people are combating invasive species, restoring damaged areas, and preserving deserts for future generations. This title also explores the science behind nitrogen pollution and the life in desert soil. Features include a cause-and-effect flow chart, a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Essential Library 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J755.54 CSS

Perdew, Laura

Summary: Bringing Back Our Wetlands explains why wetlands are at risk and how people are combating wetland destruction due to development and agriculture. This title also explores the science behind how wetlands are formed, store carbon, and clean wastewater. Features include a cause-and-effect flow chart, a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Essential Library 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J755.54 CSS

Reynoso, Naibe

Summary: Brief biographies in rhyme of 11 notable Latinos.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Con Todo Press 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J SPANISH 920 REY

Tucker, Garland S.

Summary: ""Conservative Heroes" is the story of fourteen Americans whose lives reflected conservative values and principles as defined by author Garland S. Tucker III. The book surveys the thought and achievement of statesmen ranging from Thomas Jefferson and James Madison through Calvin Coolidge and Andrew Mellon up to Ronald Reagan"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ISI Books 2015

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Eriksson, Ann

Summary: "Part of the nonfiction Wild series for middle readers, this book looks at wild birds around the world, the threats to their survival and what young people are doing to conserve their populations."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orca Book Publishers 2020

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Hand, Carol

Summary: "Bringing Back Our Oceans explains why oceans are at risk and how people are combating plastics pollution, restoring marine biodiversity, and preserving our oceans for future generations. This title also explores the science behind ocean ecosystems and ocean currents. Features include a cause-and-effect flow chart, a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Essential Library 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J755.54 CSS

Marsico, Katie

Summary: "Find out why many bear species are in danger of dying out, what effect these animals have on the environment, and what people are doing to save them from extinction"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.78 MAR

Thomas, Keltie

Summary: Describes the efforts of researchers and wildlife conservationists to restore the number of bears in the wild and their natural habitats and to remove their status of "vulnerable to extinction."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Firefly Books 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.78 THO

Tyler, Madeline

Summary: Discusses the danger if we should lose our water supply, and suggests ways people might survive apart from our current water supply.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 333.91 TYL

Anderson, Tanya

Summary: The survival of giraffes in the wild in threatened. Between 1985 and 2015, the overall population of giraffes in the wild has plummeted by 40 percent. Anderson shows how climate change, illegal hunting, wars, habitat loss, and habitat fragmentation are the main threats to their survival, and suggests ways that readers can alert their community to the dangers facing Earth's tallest creature. --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 599.638 AND

Levy, Janice.

Summary: Simple text and color illustrations present the historical background and contemporary celebration of the Cinco de Mayo holiday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman 2007

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Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw

Summary: "In this addition to the critically acclaimed Scientist in the Field series, Dorothy Patent follows the scientists trying to put a stop to a gruesome disease before it's too late. Tasmanian devils are dying at an alarming rate from a type of tumor that appears to be contagious. What scientists are learning while researching the Tasmanian devil has potential to affect all animals, and even...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.2 PAT

Marsico, Katie

Summary: "Find out why elephants are in danger of dying out, what effect these animals have on the environment, and what people are doing to save them from extinction."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.67 MAR

Mills, Deborah

Summary: Alfredo y su papá deben cruzar la frontera en un viaje difícil de México a los Estados Unidos. ¿Encontrarán el nuevo hogar que están buscando en el otro lado? Basándose en hechos reales, esta historia cobra vida gracias a la ilustradora Mexicana Claudia Navarro, y está repleta de notas al final del texto para iniciar conversaciones sobre inmigración.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile World Languages, Call number: J SPANISH 325 MIL

McCarthy, Cecilia Pinto

Summary: Many people around the world don't have clean water. Fog often goes unused by people. Fog nets can provide communities with clean, cheap water. Harvesting Fog for Water looks at the science behind the technology and how it can improve the lives of whole communities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 628.1 MCC

Montgomery, Sy

Summary: "The Great White Shark Scientist is the latest ocean adventure from the venerable team of Sy Montgomery and Keith Ellenbogen. In it, they follow Dr. Greg Skomal, biologist and head of the Massachusetts Shark Research Program, as he strives to better understand the habits and habitats of Great Whites in order to save this amazing, if maligned, creature of the deep." --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 578 MON

Boot, Max

Summary: As nativism, xenophobia, vile racism, and assaults on the rule of law threaten the very fabric of our nation, [this book] presents an urgent defense of American democracy. Pronouncing Mexican immigrants to be "rapists," Donald Trump announced his 2015 presidential bid, causing Max Boot to think he was watching a dystopian science-fiction movie. The respected conservative historian couldn't...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

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2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 320.52 BOO

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