The snake scientist

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Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin,
Pub. Date:
1999.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 6.4 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
930L
Description
Dr. Robert Mason has been studying a mysterious phenomenon for over fifteen years: the reemergence of tens of thousands of red-sided garter snakes - the world's largest concentration of snakes - after a winter spent in a state of suspended animation in subterranean caverns.This gathering each spring in the forests of Manitoba, Canada, is one of the most extraordinary events of the natural world and is the subject of study for Dr. Mason, a.k.a. the Snake Scientist.
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ISBN:
9780618111190
9780395871690
Reading Level:
MG
Level 6.4, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
930L
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series Scientists in the Field
subject_facet Garter snakes -- Juvenile literature, Mason, Robert Thomas, -- 1959- -- Juvenile literature, Snakes -- Research -- Juvenile literature, Thamnophis sirtalis -- Juvenile literature, Zoologists -- Juvenile literature
title_display The snake scientist
title_full The snake scientist / Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
title_short The snake scientist
topic_facet Garter snakes, Juvenile literature, Mason, Robert Thomas, Research, Snakes, Thamnophis sirtalis, Zoologists