TITLE

HOPE FOR THE RED PANDA

AUTHOR(S)
Boyer, Crispin
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
National Geographic Kids;Jun/Jul2009, Issue 391, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the red panda and its conservation. Red pandas are as big as raccoons, weigh about 12 pounds and eat the tender shoots and leaves of bamboo. According to conservationist Brian Williams, these animals can rarely be seen in the wilderness. Their habitat is threatened by the expansion of towns that surround mountain forests in the Himalayas.
ACCESSION #
41538910

 

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