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Home of giant pandas and crested ibises

Lili Cui

Home of giant pandas and crested ibises

by Lili Cui

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Published by Foreign Language Press in Beijing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Giant panda -- China -- Qinling Mountains,
  • Nipponia -- China -- Qinling Mountains

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCui Lili.
    SeriesStories from China
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.C214 C8513 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination119 p. :
    Number of Pages119
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23556126M
    ISBN 109787119051581
    LC Control Number2009374811

    Giant pandas; i.e., the endangered species "Ailuropoda melanoleuca". Subcategories. This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total. I Individual giant pandas‎ (42 P) P Giant pandas in popular culture‎ (3 C, 1 P) Pages in category "Giant pandas" The following 19 pages are in . Gail Gibbons' beautiful illustrations transport the reader to the rugged mountains of northern China that giant pandas call home. One third grader wrote: "I would read this book over and over and it would NEVER get boring. This book is a wonderful way to learn.".

    Welcome to my Giant Pandas website. Here you can learn about the problem which shows whythe are endangered, solutions where you can find out how you can stop Giant Pandas from becoming extinct, basic facts where you can learn about what they eat, and their can also read about what parts of China the Giant Pandas live the links where I found my information to complete this. Giant pandas are wonderful creatures, native to south central China. There are only about 1, left in the wild and about in either zoos or breeding centers, only 24 of those pandas living outside of China. Giant Pandas are part of the Carnivora order, the Ursidae Family and .

    Giant pandas are highly specialized in terms of their diet. Bamboo accounts for over 99 percent of the giant pandas' diet, though they sometimes hunt for pikas and other small rodents. Since bamboo is a poor source of nutrition, the bears must make up for this by consuming vast amounts of the plant. The Giant Panda. The Giant Panda is a type of panda that lives in China, using its adaptations to survive. It is an endangered species, just above extinction. Click the heading above to find out more. To help these amazing animals, click on Donate to donate to the .


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The authors, who are affiliated with the Smithsonian National Zoological Park in Washington, DC, visited panda reserves in China to observe the animals in Cited by: 3.

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The book also discusses the things being done to protect giant pandas from extinction. Photographs, maps. It has the only brown panda Qizai in the world. In addition, it has the largest clusters of crested ibises, golden monkeys and takins on earth. You will be elabrated on the endangered animals like pandas, crested ibises and takins.

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Fascinating panda facts abound, including the panda's present status in the wild and in zoos, and a map of China showing the diminishing panda population.

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The book also talks about the physical features pandas have and how the number of pandas is decreasing due to the destruction of their natural habitats/5(23). This book tells about the Giant Pandas that are from China. It tells about this species being endangered and what is being done to protect the remaining animals.

I picked out this book to read because pandas are my favorite animals, and I loved it!/5(4). Pandas are BIG eaters – every day they fill their tummies for up to 12 hours, shifting up to 12 kilograms of bamboo.

The giant panda’s scientific name is Ailuropoda melanoleuca, which means “black and white cat-foot”. Giant pandas grow to between m and m, and weigh between 75kg and kg. Effects of season and social interaction on fecal testosterone metabolites in wild male giant pandas: implications for energetics and mating strategies.

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Get Started. It ain’t easy being cute. Although giant pandas are loved all around the world, less than 1, of the animals live in the wild in China today. They’re listed as a vulnerable species by the. The Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute is a world leader at breeding giant pandas.

The Zoo's giant pandas are part of a breeding program that carefully matches potential giant panda parents in order to keep the population genetically healthy well into the future. On July 9,Mei Xiang gave birth to a cub.Giant Pandas are my favorite kind of panda!

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They like the cool and wet environment. Giant Pandas mate in the spring.The latest news and comment on giant pandas. Most pandas born in captivity in China spend their lives there.

But a few are being prepared for a move to the mountains.