Maryn Wheeler


Excellent, Primary, Intermediate, Nonfiction, Panda, Conservation, China

Document Type

Book Review


Camp Panda explores the adventure of the iconic panda conservation. The well-written introduction to pandas illustrates the history and need for conservation of these important mammals. The courageous and determined scientists at Wolong Nature Reserve in China overcome setbacks and persevere with the Chinese Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Panda (CCRCGP) to build an effective reintroduction program. Collaboration brings growth and success to not only the panda population but also to the critical habitat that is home to many diverse species.