Year of the dragon

April 2000
Science Teacher;Apr2000, Vol. 67 Issue 4, p12
Academic Journal
Reports that the Chinese alligator, locally known as Tu Long or muddy dragon, is in danger of extinction. Estimated number of the animal remaining in the wild; Factors that contributed to the decline in the number of Chinese alligators; Actions taken by the government to preserve and save the animal from extinction.


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