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 Saving the Tasmanian devil : how science is helping the world's largest marsupial carnivore survive
 Author: Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw

 Pub Year: 2019

 Dewey: 599.2
 Classification: Nonfiction
 Physical Description: 79 p., col. ill., col. map, 23 x 28 cm

 BTSB No: 703344 ISBN: 9780544991484
 Ages: 10-14 Grades: 5-9

 Tasmanian devils -- Diseases
 Epidemics -- Australia -- Tasmania
 Genetic disorders
 Wildlife conservation -- Australia -- Tasmania
 Wildlife rescue -- Australia -- Tasmania

Price: $21.41

Tasmanian devils are dying at an alarming rate from a type of tumor that appears to be contagious. What scientists are learning while researching the Tasmanian devil has potential to affect all animals, and even humans, as they learn more about how to prevent and hopefully eradicate certain genetic diseases.

Scientists In The Field (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)

Accelerated Reader Information:
   Interest Level: MG
   Reading Level: 7.90
   Points: 2.0   Quiz: 504416
Reading Counts Information:
   Interest Level: 3-5
   Reading Level: 10.60
   Points: 5.0   Quiz: 76875

   Kirkus Reviews (+) (07/15/19)
 The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books (00/09/19)
 The Hornbook (00/11/19)

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