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Oceans

Rizzo, Johnna (Book - 2010)
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Swim with sharks! Dive with dolphins! Stroll the beach with penguins! Young readers will joyfully immerse themselves in this awesome adventure at sea, in which stunning National Geographic photos reveal hidden worlds of action and beauty. We meet 30 favorite sea creatures and explore their watery homes: playful dolphins, mysterious sharks, graceful sea turtles, waddling penguins, and dozens of others. Kids will marvel at speedy swimmers on the hunt, and smile at cuddly scenes of animal families. To give background on the attention-grabbing photographs, each page is sprinkled with fun facts and layered with information about ocean wildlife and environments. Age-appropriate text tells each animal's story in language that's accurate, lively, and non-intimidating. National Geographic maps encourage kids to learn about the geography of land and sea. Conservation tips help readers of all ages understand how we can be kind to the oceans. At home in the classroom and on the family bookshelf, is a trove of thrilling sights and discoveries. Timed to coordinate with the release of Disney's much-anticipated movie on Earth Day 2010, this exciting book taps into and encourages new awareness about the world's marine environments.
Authors: Rizzo, Johnna
Title: Oceans
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, 2010.
Characteristics: 64 p. :,col. ill. ;,28 cm.
Contents: Oceans of the world
Whales
Jellyfish
Sea otters
Rays
Sea horses
Penguins
Octopuses
Ocean extremes: Wild wonders
Coral reefs
Sea turtles
Ocean extremes: Bizarre creatures of the deep
Dolphins
Crustaceans
Manatees
Ocean extremes: Into the unknown
Marine iguanas
Walruses
Sharks
20 ways you can protect the ocean
Layers of life.
Local Note: 6 15 53 54 56 57 61 62 65 69 71 74 76 79 81 109 118 133 149 150 151 153 160 182 193 203 216 226 242 243 250 280
ISBN: 1426307241
9781426307249
1426306865
9781426306860
Statement of Responsibility: by Johnna Rizzo
Bibliography: Includes index.
Subject Headings: Marine biology. Ocean.
Topical Term: Marine biology.
Ocean.
LCCN: 2009049630
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