Endangered ButterfliesBook - 2006
Butterflies are some of the most beautiful creatures in the world. Learn all about these fascinating insects, some of which are in danger of becoming extinct. In Endangered Butterflies, stunning full-color illustrations and photographs accompany engrossing and informative text. In this book, children will discover: The bodies, habitats, and defenses of butterflies; The amazing changes that occur during butterfly metamorphosis; Reasons why some butterflies are endangered, including habitat loss, pesticide use, and the collecting of rare species; Ways people around the world are helping protect butterflies and the natural places where they live.
Publisher: New York : Crabtree Pub., c2006
Characteristics: 32 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm