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100 Heartbeats: The Race to Save Earths Most Endangered Species
100 Heartbeats: The Race to Save Earths Most Endangered Species Jeff Corwin 1605298476 9781605298474 Its no secret that our planetand the delicate web of ecosystems that comprise itis in crisis. Environmental threats such as climate change, pollution
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100 Heartbeats: The Race to Save Earths Most Endangered Species by Jeff Corwin

Its no secret that our planetand the delicate web of ecosystems that comprise itis in crisis. Environmental threats such as climate change, pollution, habitat loss, and land degradation threaten the survival of thousands of plant and animal species each day. In100 Heartbeats,conservationist and television host Jeff Corwin provides an urgent, palpable portrait of the wildlife that are suffering in silence and teetering on the brink of extinction.From the forests slipping away beneath the stealthy paws of the Florida Panther; to the giant pandas plight to climb ever-higher in the mountains of China in search of sustenance; to the brutal poaching tactics that have devastated Africas rhinoceros and elephant populationsCorwin takes readers on a global tour to witness firsthand the critical state of our natural world.Along the way, he shares inspiring stories of battles being waged and won in defense of the Earths most threatened creatures by the conservationists on the frontlines. These stories of hope and progress underscore an important message: Our own survival, as well as that of the worlds wildlife, is in our hands. The race to save the planets most endangered wildlife is underway. Every heartbeat matters.

Author: Jeff Corwin

Language: English

Binding: Hardcover

Publisher: Rodale Books

Publication Date: 2009-10-27

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