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Animals and Ecosystems of the Southwestern United States Investi-gator (Rocky Mountain Research Station)

Vol. 3 No. 1 RMRS (Eng) (Span)

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Investi-gator is a sister publication to Natural Inquirer serving students in grades 4 or higher. In this Investi-gator edition, you will learn many interesting facts about the Southwestern United States. In “That’s a Humdinger!” you will discover what happens to hummingbird nesting following different kinds of forest-related treatments. In “By the Light of the Silvery Minnow,” you will find out whether a small minnow can learn to find natural foods. Without success, this minnow might one day disappear. You will learn how climate change might affect 30 different animal species in the article entitled, "Wild Ways." Some of these species are already in danger of extinction.


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