Centuries ago, explorers brought hags to the Americas as a food source. Some of these boars made it into the wild, Where their offspring have managed to survive ever since. Wild boars will eat almost anything From garbage, to crops, to other animals. They cause spread disease. Read this book to find out more about how wild boars cause problems around the world and what experts are doing to find solutions. The Animal Invaders series provides a global look at animals that have spread beyond their native habitats and over new territory. Readers will practice critical thinking and problem solving skills as they learn about the challenges these invasive species pose and what is being done to stop their spread , Other titles in the series include: Africanized Honey Bee American Mink Asian Carp Brown Treesnake Bullfrog Cane Toad Emerald Ash Barer Fire Ant Giant African Snail Gray Squirrel Sea Lamprey Starling Termite Walking Calfish Zebra Musse To guide your reading, look for these notes that will help build the understanding and skills youÆll need in the 21st century. Look for the following margin notes Learning & Innovation Skills You need to learn about lots of things, but you also need to learn how to learn. These notes give you hints about how to use what you know in better and more creative ways. 21st Century Content You study reading, math, science, and social studies. You also need to learn about the world of work and our community. These notes tell you about business and money. They also give you ideas about how you can help yourself. Your community, and the world. Life & Career Skills These notes tell you about skills you will use throughout your life. They give you ideas about how to work well with others, make good decisions, and achieve your goals in life. Book jacket.
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|title_full||Wild boar / By Barbara A. Somervill|