The Resource Citizen scientists : be a part of scientific discovery from your own backyard, Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz

Citizen scientists : be a part of scientific discovery from your own backyard, Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz

Label
Citizen scientists : be a part of scientific discovery from your own backyard
Title
Citizen scientists
Title remainder
be a part of scientific discovery from your own backyard
Statement of responsibility
Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Shows young readers how a citizen scientist learns about butterflies, birds, frogs, and ladybugs
  • Anyone can get involved in gathering data for ongoing, actual scientific studies such as the Audubon Bird Count and FrogWatch USA. Just get out into a field, urban park, or your own backyard. You can put your nose to a monarch pupa or listen for raucous frog calls. You can tally woodpeckers or sweep the grass for ladybugs. This book, full of engaging photos and useful tips, will show you how
Summary
Shows young readers how a citizen scientist learns about butterflies, birds, frogs, and ladybugs
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Science Books and Films Prize for Excellence in Science Books, Hands-on Science/Activity Book, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10107406
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burns, Loree Griffin
Dewey number
590.72/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1050
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harasimowicz, Ellen
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Suburban animals
  • Suburban animals
  • Animals
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
be a part of scientific discovery from your own backyard
Label
Citizen scientists : be a part of scientific discovery from your own backyard, Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 70-75) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is citizen science, anyway? -- 1. Fall butterflying -- 2. Winter birding -- 3. Spring frogging -- 4. Summer ladybugging
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
80 pages
Isbn
9780805095173
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011021673
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)726822894
  • ocn726822894
  • OCoLC
Label
Citizen scientists : be a part of scientific discovery from your own backyard, Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 70-75) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is citizen science, anyway? -- 1. Fall butterflying -- 2. Winter birding -- 3. Spring frogging -- 4. Summer ladybugging
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
80 pages
Isbn
9780805095173
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011021673
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)726822894
  • ocn726822894
  • OCoLC

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