Snowy owl invasion!: tracking an unusual migration

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Publisher:
Millbrook Press,
Pub. Date:
[2018]
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 6.6 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
1080L
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Late in 2013, snowy owls started showing up in places no one expected to find them--including Florida. What had caused so many of these majestic birds to leave their Arctic home and fly to southern Canada and the United States? Scientists quickly began working to find out. Author Sandra Markle brings together firsthand reports from the scientists involved along with stunning photographs of the owls to explain this rare event, known as an irruption. Follow along as scientists figure out why snowy owls took part in this unusual migration and discover what they learned from the unexpected opportunity to study them up close.

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ISBN:
9781512431063
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MG
Level 6.6, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
1080L
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subject_facetAnimal migration
Animal migration -- Juvenile literature
Snowy owl -- Behavior
Snowy owl -- Behavior -- Juvenile literature
Snowy owl -- Migration
Snowy owl -- Migration -- Juvenile literature
title_displaySnowy owl invasion! : tracking an unusual migration
title_fullSnowy owl invasion! : tracking an unusual migration / Sandra Markle
title_shortSnowy owl invasion!
title_subtracking an unusual migration
topic_facetAnimal migration
Behavior
Migration
Snowy owl