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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.
Pub Info Brookfield, Conn. : Millbrook Press, 1995.
book jacket
 South Dennis - Juvenile  J 597.8 SEI     AVAILABLE
Descript 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Audience 810L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader LG 4.1 0.5 0.5 2897
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.
Giant toad.
Animal introduction -- Australia.
Add Author Ellis, Jan Davey.
ISBN 1562946137 (lib. bdg.)