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Dinosaurs of the Alberta Badlands

Author/Publisher/Website: Persons, W. S.
Copyright: 2019
Evaluation/Record Entry Date: Dec/2019
Submitting suppliers/Website: Not Available
Primary Identifier: 9781550178210
Recommended Grades and Subjects/Courses: K-9
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Resource Description

Written by paleontologist and university instructor Dr. Scott Persons, and illustrated by paleontologist and artist Dr. Julius Csotonyi, this informative resource takes readers on a journey back in time millions of years when dinosaurs roamed the Alberta Badlands. Written in clear language and with the help of concise details and the use of eye-catching illustrations and timelines, readers of any age and level can explore landforms and learn about evolutionary changes in dinosaurs that allowed them to survive in their environments. In a Science class, this resource can help facilitate discussions about animal adaptations and provide accurate information about the history and discovery of dinosaurs in Alberta. Additionally, it can be used as a reference to investigate careers in paleontology and to learn about the processes that paleontologists use to extract, study, and store fossils. Log in to read the full review.