94 Results
94 Results
At home with the beaver : the story of a keystone species —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 4 items

Learn about beavers and the many different kinds of animals that depend upon it for survival.

Weasels, otters, skunks, and their family —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
1973
2 available of 3 items

Introduces the characteristics and habits of various members of the weasel family including the sea and river otter, mink, skunk, badger, and others.

Gray wolf, red wolf —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
1990
3 available of 3 items

Describes the physical characteristics, life cycle, and behavior of the two species of wolves found in North America and discusses efforts to save them from extinction by reintroducing them to wilderness areas.

When the wolves returned : restoring nature's balance in Yellowstone —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
2008
0 available of 1 items

When wolves were eliminated from Yellowstone National Park the natural system was out of balance. Shows the return of the wolves to the park and the natural balance being restored.

The buffalo and the Indians : a shared destiny —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
2006
13 available of 13 items

Traces the history of the relationship between the buffalo of North America and the native people who hunted the buffalo and depended upon its meat and hide for their survival, from its beginnings in prehistory to the pr...

The right dog for the job : Ira's path from service dog to guide dog —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
2004
3 available of 3 items

Tells how a golden retriever is trained as a service dog, to help someone who has trouble moving their arms or legs, and later as a guide dog for a man who cannot see.

Decorated horses —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw, author.
Book
2015
9 available of 11 items

The call of the osprey —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw, author.
Book
2015
4 available of 4 items

"A stunning addition to the Scientists in the Field series that explores mercury pollution found in the rivers and streams of Western Montana that might cause harm to humans--and the extinction of the entire osprey speci...

Buffalo : the American bison today —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
1986
0 available of 1 items

Describes the life of American bison today on the National Bison Range in Montana and in other parks and preserves, with an emphasis on how humans must crefully manage each herd for its own good.

Biodiversity —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
1996
3 available of 3 items

Provides a global perspective on environmental issues while demonstrating the concept which encompasses the many forms of life on earth and their interdependence on one another for survival.

A picture book of cows —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
1982
1 available of 1 items

Examines the differences between dairy cows and beef cattle; identifies the most popular breeds; and covers such topics as raising calves, milking, and branding.

The sheep book —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
1985
1 available of 1 items

Saving the prairie bandit —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
2001
1 available of 1 items

Each title in the series describes the triumphs and challenges scientists face as they study animals in the wild.

Pika country : climate change at the top of the world —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw, author.
Book
2020
3 available of 3 items

"Journey to a place you've never ventured before--beneath a rock pile on a lonely mountain top--and meet the pikas, or rock rabbits. These scurrying, squeaking, industrious, and exceedingly cute mammals make their living...

Deer and elk —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
1994
7 available of 7 items

Prairies —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
1996
10 available of 10 items

Describes the characteristics of the North American prairie, the plants and animals found there, and the efforts made to preserve and restore the landscape that once stretched unbroken from southern Canada into northernm...

Big cats —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
2005
4 available of 4 items

Facts about big cats, including physical characteristics, where they live, what they hunt, and how they are threatened by humans.

Baby horses —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
1991
3 available of 3 items

Describes the activities of foals in their first months of life.

Horses —Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.
Book
1994
1 available of 1 items

Discusses the physical characteristics and behavior of horses and describes how domestic horses evolved from their wild relatives.

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