The mangrove tree : planting trees to feed families
Source:Lee & Low Books, Volume 1st, New York (2011)
Call Number:Cubb Curric SD397 .M25 R68 2011
Keywords:Gordon--Juvenile literature, Mangrove ecology--Eritrea, Mangrove ecology--Eritrea--Juvenile literature, Mangrove forests--Eritrea, Mangrove forests--Eritrea--Juvenile literature, Sato, Sato, Gordon
Summary: "A cumulative verse, alternating with additional narrative, describes the ecological and social transformation resulting from the work of Dr. Gordon Sato, a Japanese American cell biologist who made saltwater and desert land productive through the planting of mangrove trees in the tiny African country of Eritrea. Includes afterword, photographs, glossary, and author's sources"--Provided by publisher.
Ages 6-10; Informational
Awards: Orbis Pictus Honor, 2012.