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Author Seibert, Patricia.

Title Toad overload : a true tale of nature knocked off balance in Australia / by Patricia Seibert ; illustrated by Jan Davey Ellis.

Imprint Brookfield, Conn. : Millbrook Press, c1996.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  597.87 Se41t    ---  Available
Description [32 p.] : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
Summary Explains what happened when giant toads were brought to Australia to help control beetles that ate the sugar cane crop. Includes information on the physical characteristics and habits of this species of toad.
Subject Bufo marinus -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.
Pest introduction -- Environmental aspects -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.
Sugarcane -- Diseases and pests -- Biological control -- Environmental aspects -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Ellis, Jan Davey, illustrator.
ISBN 1562946137 (lib. bdg.)

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