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Written by Karina Hamalainen


ISBN: 978-0-531-17592-7

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Located all the way at southern tip of Florida, Everglades National Park is the nation’s only subtropical park. This vast expanse of wetlands is home to many plants and animals that can’t be found anywhere else in the country. Readers will find out how the park was formed and why it is so wet, learn why environmental issues are affecting the Everglades today, and much more.
Item #: 675817
Imprint: Children's Press
Copyright: 2019
Format: Reinforced Library Binding
Trim Size: 7 1/4" x 8 3/8"
Pages: 48
Grades: 3 - 5
Ages: 8 - 10
Dewey #: 975.9/39
  • Find the Truth! feature starts each book with two statements—one true and one false—which begins the inquiry process by engaging readers to think proactively
  • Engaging sidebars highlight unique attractions at the parks
  • Maps show size, location, and features of the parks
  • Eye-catching images give readers an up-close look at the parks
  • Charts, diagrams, and infographics help clarify complex topics
  • Timelines highlight landmark events in each park’s history
  • Fact files display important park statistics in easy-to-read charts
  • Field guides give readers a closer look at some of the animal species found in the parks
  • Map Mystery feature provides clues to help readers search for important park landmarks
  • Be an Animal Tracker! section shows how to recognize animal footprints in the parks
  • Glossaries explain difficult terms in a way that makes them easy to understand
  • Digital content for further learning on this subject available at www.factsfornow.scholastic.com