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Author Markle, Sandra.

Title The case of the vanishing honey bees : a scientific mystery / Sandra Markle.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minn. : Millbrook Press, [2014]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Byron PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - BYLY-14  J 595.799 MAR    AVAILABLE
 Charles B. Phillips PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - CPBB-3  J 595.799 MAR    AVAILABLE
 Cherry Valley PLD Juvenile Non-Fiction - CHVY-11  J 595.799 MAR    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  J 595.799 MAR    AVAILABLE
 East Moline PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - EMPG-6  J 595.79 MAR    AVAILABLE
 Ella Johnson Memorial PL Stacks - EJMY-11  J 595.79 MAR    AVAILABLE
 Fossil Ridge PL - Main Juvenile Non-Fiction - FRBB-2  J 595.799 MAR    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  J 595.799 MAR    AVAILABLE
 Ida PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - IPLY-11  J 595.79 MAR    AVAILABLE
 Johnsburg PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - JOLY-11  J 595.799 MAR    AVAILABLE

Description 48 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Audience 8-18.
980 Lexile.
Summary "Honeybees are a crucial part of our food chain. As they gather nectar from flowers to make sweet honey, these bees also play an important role in pollination, helping some plants produce fruit. But large numbers of honeybees are disappearing every year ... and no one knows why. Is a fungus kill ing them? Could a poor diet be the cause? What about changes to bees' natural habitat? In this real-life science mystery,scientists and beekeepers are working to answer these questions ... and save the world's honeybees before it's too late.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Contents It's a mystery -- If honeybees are in trouble, we're in trouble! -- What is killing the honeybees? -- Will the future be sweet?
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.0 1.0 159955.
Reading Counts RC 3-5 8.3 5 Quiz: 61295.
Subject Honeybee -- Health -- Juvenile literature.
Honeybee -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781467705929 hardback
1467705926 hardback

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