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The Resource Sea turtles : a complete guide to their biology, behavior, and conservation, James R. Spotila

Sea turtles : a complete guide to their biology, behavior, and conservation, James R. Spotila

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Sea turtles : a complete guide to their biology, behavior, and conservation
Title
Sea turtles
Title remainder
a complete guide to their biology, behavior, and conservation
Statement of responsibility
James R. Spotila
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a vivid description of the natural history and life cycle of the seven species of sea tutles, including diets and mating habits, the environmental dangers that threaten their survival, and current conservation efforts.
Award
National Outdoor Book Award for Nature and the Environment, 2005.
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154617
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Spotila, James R.
Dewey number
597.928
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Sea turtles
Target audience
general
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a complete guide to their biology, behavior, and conservation
Label
Sea turtles : a complete guide to their biology, behavior, and conservation, James R. Spotila
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references :p. 221-224
Contents
1. Introduction : the seven swimmers -- 2. Life cycles : from sand to sea -- 3. Biology : under the shell -- 4. History : the ancient lineage -- 5. Conservation : an uncertain future -- 6. Green turtles : the grass eaters -- 7. Hawksbills : the sponge eaters -- 8. Olive Ridleys : a phenomenon of nature -- 9. Kemp's Ridleys : the rarest of all -- 10. Loggerheads : a crushing jaw -- 11. Flatbacks : Australia's turtle -- 12. Leatherbacks : the giant mariner -- 13. Conclusion : dreaming of Eden
Control code
000025479914
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
x., 227 p.
Isbn
9780801880070
Isbn Type
:
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Sea turtles : a complete guide to their biology, behavior, and conservation, James R. Spotila
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references :p. 221-224
Contents
1. Introduction : the seven swimmers -- 2. Life cycles : from sand to sea -- 3. Biology : under the shell -- 4. History : the ancient lineage -- 5. Conservation : an uncertain future -- 6. Green turtles : the grass eaters -- 7. Hawksbills : the sponge eaters -- 8. Olive Ridleys : a phenomenon of nature -- 9. Kemp's Ridleys : the rarest of all -- 10. Loggerheads : a crushing jaw -- 11. Flatbacks : Australia's turtle -- 12. Leatherbacks : the giant mariner -- 13. Conclusion : dreaming of Eden
Control code
000025479914
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
x., 227 p.
Isbn
9780801880070
Isbn Type
:
Other physical details
col. ill.

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