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5 edition of Endangered Komodo Dragons (Earth"s Endangered Animals) found in the catalog.

Endangered Komodo Dragons (Earth"s Endangered Animals)

by Bobbie Kalman

  • 315 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Crabtree Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Endangered species & extinction of species,
  • Reptiles,
  • Wild animals,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Science & Nature - Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Komodo dragon,
  • Animals - Reptiles & Amphibians,
  • Animals - General,
  • Endangered species,
  • Komodo dragons

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8081804M
    ISBN 100778718573
    ISBN 109780778718574

    Find out more about Komodo dragons in this full-colour, fact-packed book, which includes topics such as: the island habitats of the Komodo dragon; hunting, eating, and the deadly dragon bite; the life cycle of a Komodo dragon; why Komodo dragons are in danger; how people are working to save Komodo steinrenovationanddesigngroup.com: Bobbie Kalman. The reason the Komodo Dragon are extinct are: loss of baitat, volcanic activities, fire, tourism, humans disturbed their habitat, and they're hunted and killed. Sometimes, the adult Komodo Dragons eat their baby eggs as an easy meal so they don't have to go search out for .

    Dragons of equal size may resort to “wrestling.” Losers usually retreat, though it is known that they are sometimes killed and eaten by victors. Komodo Dragons eat by holding the carcass down with their forelegs, tearing off large chunks of flesh and swallowing the chunks whole. Feb 11,  · Some herpetologists note that the physical trauma of the bite and the introduction of bacteria from the Komodo dragon’s mouth to the wound also play roles in slowing and killing prey. Komodo dragons often find their prey in the process of dying or shortly after death.

    Female Komodo dragons can have virgin births, meaning some do not need a male to fertilize an egg for it to hatch! Nov 09,  · From the Wikipedia article: “There are very few Komodo dragons, and they may not survive. The lizards are on the IUCN Red List of animals in danger.[40] Not many Komodo dragons still live on their home islands. Komodo (1,) Rincah (1,) Gili M.


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Endangered Komodo Dragons (Earth"s Endangered Animals) by Bobbie Kalman Download PDF EPUB FB2

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ntroduces the anatomy, behavior, and life cycle of the Komodo dragon, and discusses the reasons they are endangered and conservation efforts.5/5(1). The Komodo dragon is a creature of wonder. It is the world's largest lizard, and it has a deadly bite. Perhaps the hardest thing to believe about this huge reptile is that it may vanish from Earth forever.

Find out more about Komodo dragons in this full-color, fact-packed book, which includes topics such as* the island habitats of the Komodo dragon* hunting, eating, and the deadly dragon bite. The komodo dragon population is endangered, with about to lizards left in the wild, though the exact number is unknown because komodo dragons can swim from island to island, making it very difficult for scientists to count them.

Get this from a library. Endangered Komodo dragons. [Bobbie Kalman] -- Describes the physical characteristics of the Komodo dragon and the conservation efforts being carried out to keep it from becoming extinct. Oct 31,  · Endangered Komodo Dragons by Bobbie Kalman,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(10).

The Komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis), also known as the Komodo monitor, is a species of lizard found in the Indonesian islands of Komodo, Rinca, Flores, and Gili Motang. A member of the monitor lizard family Varanidae, it is the largest extant species of lizard, growing to a maximum length of 3 metres (10 ft) in rare cases and weighing up to approximately 70 kilograms ( lb).Class: Reptilia.

Download PDF Endangered Komodo Dragons book full free. Endangered Komodo Endangered Komodo Dragons book available for download and read online in other formats. The Komodo dragon is a creature of wonder. It is the world&#;s largest lizard, and it has a deadly bite.

Perhaps the hardest thing to believe about this huge reptile is that it may vanish from Earth forever. Find out more about Komodo dragons in this full-color, fact-packed book, which.

Also, avoid buying timber or wood from the Komodo Islnd. When you go to a Komodo Island as a tourists, avoid harming them. To spread the word about the Komodo Dragons being endangered and helping them, increase awareness of the Komodo Dragon.

Reaching 10 feet in length and more than pounds, Komodo dragons are the heaviest lizards on Earth. They have long, flat heads with rounded snouts, scaly skin, bowed legs, and huge, muscular tails.

Snow leopards, Komodo dragons, and Ganges River dolphins are just a few of the colorful species discussed in Endangered Animals of Asia. Learn where these animals live, what threatens their existence, and what is being done to save them.

Detailed maps provide visual learners with a reference for each animal’s steinrenovationanddesigngroup.com: World Book. The endangered Komodo dragon is the largest living lizard. Komodo dragons are at the top of their food chain and one of the largest animals in their range.

Vision and hearing play roles in hunting, but the Komodo dragon’s sense of smell is its main food detector, Brand: World Wildlife Fund. Komodo Dragons may eat other Komodo Dragons. Some other animals they eat are bush pigs, deer and snakes. They also devour monkeys, Maleo birds and goats.

Komodo Dragon consume on carrion or dead meat. Enemies Poachers are only human enemy to Komodo Dragons. Young Komodo Dragons try to avoid adult birds and other Komodo Dragons. Feb 03,  · they live on only a few islands, humans have destroyed the forests on those islands.

and unless there is a cop around they will kill the dragons as fast as possible to “protect” themselves. there are a couple islands that without the protections o. Komodo Dragons Book Summary: More than twenty years have passed since Walter Auffenberg's monumental The Behavioral Ecology of the Komodo Monitor.

In the intervening years the populations of Komodo dragons—native only to a handful of islands in southeast Indonesia—have dwindled, sparking intensive conservation efforts. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Earth's Endangered Animals: Endangered Komodo Dragons by Bobbie Kalman (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Komodo Dragons are currently listed as vulnerable on the endangered species list. Komodo Dragons live on the islands of Lesser Sunda, Rinca, Gili Montong, Gili Dasami and the Flores Islands of Indonesia.

Komodo Dragons live in grasslands, savannahs and forest near water. Komodo dragons are reptiles. They are the largest lizard in the world. Unlike most endangered species, thinning of their numbers was not caused by humans, but natural disasters instead.

Although Komodo Dragons may not be every person’s dream pet and most people wouldn’t like to encounter this great lizard, with their great. Komodo Dragons: Giant Lizards of Indonesia (Endangered Animals) [James Martin] on steinrenovationanddesigngroup.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Provides an introduction to the lizard known as the komodo dragon, along with its physical characteristics, its habitatAuthor: James Martin.

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Working Subscribe Subscribed Unsubscribe Loading. This book shares information about komodo dragons in a rather unusual way. A girl corresponds with a komodo dragon through letters. And through the letters the komodo dragon tells the girl about himself and how he lives.

This makes for an imaginative presentation of information in a fictional format/5.For your budding environmentalist, here is an information sheet on a well-known endangered species, the Komodo dragon! Your child can read up on this interesting lizard, and color an illustration as he goes.May 04,  · KOMODO dragons are vast scaly reptiles that have intrigued and scared mankind for decades.

But man has also spent 37 years protecting the Author: Guy Birchall.