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Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats /

Describes the cheetah's essential role in the ecosystem and the ways in which Namibia's Cheetah Conservation Fund is promoting cohabitation between cheetahs and farmers. Full description

Main Author: Montgomery, Sy.
Other Authors: Bishop, Nic, 1955-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014
Series: Scientists in the field.
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Contents: Chapter 1.Meet the ambassadors -- Fast facts on the fastest cats --Chapter 2.Laurie's story: "somebody" was me --Chapter 3.Saving cats with dogs -- The goats who help train farmers --Chapter 4.Messages written in scent -- Taking the measure of a tree --Chapter 5.Cooking with poop and toasting hair -- Secrets of DNA --Chapter 6.Game drive -- The crucial role of predators -- Conservancies: sharing the wealth of wildlife --Chapter 7.boot camp for cheetahs --Chapter 8.A checkup for Blondi -- Cheetahs by the numbers --Chapter 9.A visit to the future -- Laurie's advise for saving the world.
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