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4 edition of Discovering Marine Mammals (Discovering Nature) found in the catalog.

Discovering Marine Mammals (Discovering Nature)

by Nancy Field

  • 377 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Dog-Eared Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nature - General,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Animals - Mammals,
  • Animals - Marine Life,
  • Marine life

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8422050M
    ISBN 100941042065
    ISBN 109780941042062

    The CRC Handbook of Marine Mammal Medicine, Third Edition gives a call to action for scientists to experiment with new endeavors to engage and inspire current and future generations to care for marine mammals and the marine environment, and work together to find solutions. As the most trusted reference for marine mammal conservation medicine. This book discusses, among many other topics, just how well marine mammals hear, how noisy the oceans have become, and what effects these new sounds have on marine mammals. The baseline of ambient noise, the sounds produced by machines and mammals, the sensitivity of marine mammal hearing, and the reactions of marine mammals are also examined.

    Species List The Committee on Taxonomy produced the first official Society for Marine Mammalogy list of marine mammal species and subspecies in and updates it annually. This list includes living and recently extinct species and subspecies. It is meant to reflect prevailing usage and recent revisions published in the peer-reviewed literature. Discovering the Secrets of the Giants of the Sea. He has coauthored two books on marine mammals: A Guide to Marine Mammals of Greater Puget Sound (Island Publishers), and with his marine biologist wife, Gretchen Steiger, Blue Whales (Voyageur Press). He’s published more than papers in scientific journals and technical reports (a dozen.

      Berta and Sumich have succeeded yet again in creating superior marine reading! This book is a succinct yet comprehensive text devoted to the systematics, evolution, morphology, ecology, physiology, and behavior of marine mammals. The first edition, considered the leading text in the field, is required reading for all marine biologists concerned with marine mammals.4/5(2). Popular Mammals Books Showing of 1, National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Mammals (Paperback) by. National Audubon Society (shelved 5 times as mammals) avg rating — ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read.


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Dog-Eared Publications are excellent curriculum 'partners.' Discovering Marine Mammals provides content and a variety of activities that easily correlate into the curriculum.

Short reading passages supplement the traditional reading program." (Sally DeRoo, Instructor, Division of Continuing Education, Eastern Michigan University)5/5(1). Discovering Marine Mammals book. Discovering Marine Mammals: Learning and Activity Book.

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National Audubon Society Guide to Marine Mammals of the World (National Audubon Society Field Guide Series). Knopf. Linda Hogan and Brenda Peterson. Books shelved as marine-mammals: The Florida Manatee: Biology and Conservation by Roger L.

Reep, The Odyssey of KP2: An Orphan Seal, a Marine Biologist. Marine Mammals of the World. Systematics and Distribution () By Dale W. Rice This is the standard for taxonomic usage in Marine Mammal Science and a must for every serious marine mammal scientist’s library shelf or pdf collection.

Please contact Aaron Barleycorn at [email protected] to place an order for one of the few remaining hard copies, at $ plus shipping. Discovering WHALES of the East Coast by Stephen Mullane is a comprehensive volume that is a picture book, a reference and a guide book all compiled into one beautiful and easily read volume.

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Read more. 4 people found this helpful. s: “This is a comprehensive text and critical review of the biology of marine mammals which incorporates, into a single volume, some of the most exciting developments that have taken place in the field over the last 20 years The style and readability of the book are excellent; many times, I Cited by: Marine Mammal Ecotoxicology: Impacts of Multiple Stressors on Population Health provides tactics on how to develop a comprehensive methodology for the study of existing threats to marine mammals.

By presenting a conservation-biology approach and new and emerging technologies, this work helps provide crucial knowledge on the status of marine mammal populations that not only helps readers. Discovering marine mammals: a learning and activity book. [Nancy Field; Sally Machlis] -- Activities (a migration game, maze, and word search) plus information on marine mammals for ages Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.

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Marine Mammals Ashore: A Field Guide for Strandings (J.R. Geraci & V.J. Lounsbury)in the hardcover formatis back. A comprehensive manual for understanding and dealing with a stranded seal, manatee, dolphin, whale, or sea otter, this book contains information for the interested beach dweller or student and for the scientist or marine resource manager.5/5(2).

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This work presents an argument about how science, if conducted properly, can provide insights. The evolutionary history of other marine mammals (i.e., marine otters and polar bear) are discussed including the only known wholly extinct order of marine mammals, the desmostylia. Brief summary is also provided of the evolutionary history of an extinct aquatic sloth and members of two living carnivore groups, the polar bear and marine otters.

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, Reeves, Randall R. and Stephen Leatherwood. The Sea World Book of Dolphins. San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Stonehouse, Bernard. A Closer Look at Whales and Dolphins. New York: Gloucester Press, Thompson, Paul and Ben Wilson.Discovering Marine Mammals by Nancy Field and Sally Machlis Discovering Nature Library Information on marine mammals for the young reader with stickers, activities and games.