Rewilding: Bringing Wildlife Back Where It Belongs

byDavid A. Steen, Neon SquidIllustratorChiara Fedele

July 19, 2022|
Rewilding: Bringing Wildlife Back Where It Belongs by David A. Steen
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"A book worth returning to multiple times. A fascinating primer on the intricacies of ecosystems." -- Kirkus, starred review

Discover inspiring stories of wildlife brought back from the brink of extinction in this kids’ nonfiction book about animals and the environment.

Rewilding means returning animals or plants to places where they used to live. In this book, acclaimed conservation biologist and science communicator David A. Steen introduces children to the scientists determined to turn back the hands of time to create a greener future. Read about awe-inspiring rewilding projects, including:

• The wolves that returned to Yellowstone National Park and dramatically improved the ecosystem
• The beavers reintroduced to their old territories to build dams to stop them flooding
• The Galápagos giant tortoises who beat the odds to survive extinction and return to their island home

Throughout the heartwarming true stories, beautifully illustrated by award-winning artist Chiara Fedele, children will learn how different species evolved to live side by side and will see what it takes to be a conservation scientist. They might even be inspired to become a wildlife activist themselves!

By the end of the book kids will be left with a key message: it’s not too late to fix the planet.

David A. Steen is a wildlife scientist and conservation biologist. He’s also a science communicator—Slate Magazine described him as “The best biologist on Twitter.” Steen founded The Alongside Wildlife Foundation, which suggests better ways humans can live alongside animals. He is also the author of The Secret of Snakes.Chiara Fedele i...
Title:Rewilding: Bringing Wildlife Back Where It Belongs
Format:Paper over Board
Product dimensions:80 pages, 11.3 X 9.3 X 0.55 in
Shipping dimensions:80 pages, 11.3 X 9.3 X 0.55 in
Published:July 19, 2022
Publisher:St. Martin's Publishing Group
Appropriate for ages:9 - 12
ISBN - 13:9781684492220

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