Sea Turtles (Undersea Encounters)

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  • English
Tandem Library
Animals - Marine Life, Animals - Reptiles & Amphibians, Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfi
ContributionsDavid Hall (Photographer)
The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9784611M
ISBN 101417727691
ISBN 139781417727698

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Ideal for aspiring oceanographers, this brightly-illustrated book is a perfect introduction to the subject/5(28). For example, the leatherback turtle is not only the biggest sea turtle species (up to 7 feet long), but it doesn't have a hard shell, just rubbery skin with small bones underneath.

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Sea Turtles: A Complete Guide to Their Biology, Behavior, and Conservation. Sea Turtles book more than a hundred million years, sea turtles have been swimming in the world's oceans. These magnificent, long-lived creatures spend their lives in the water, coming ashore to lay their eggs/5.

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Readers will learn how sea turtles protect themselves with their shells, how they migrate thousands of miles over their lifetimes, and how they manage to return to the same beach where they were ideal choice for encouraging kids to learn about science, this easy-to-read nonfiction book features lots of close-up color photos from.

Our Sea Turtles: A Practical Guide for the Atlantic and Gulf, from Canada to Mexico by Blair Witherington and Dawn Witherington | out of 5 stars Written in a clear, engaging style, Sea Turtles provides details about the physical appearance, nesting patterns, and predators of sea turtles.

The author's love for these endangered animals is apparent as she helps us realize that they deserve to live free from hunting and exploitation.

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Sea Turtles Lerner Publications, Jan 1, - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages 1 Review With full-color, breathtaking photos and easy-to-read texts, each book in this series describes the life cycle 5/5(1). Take a closer look at these encyclopedia books including information about animal habitats, behavior, and scientific classification.

Animal Bytes Animal Bytes. Find quick information and fun facts with these 1-page easy resources about animals from A to Z. Sea Turtles. A sea turtle's life is extraordinary. For more than a hundred million years, sea turtles have been swimming in the world's oceans.

These magnificent, long-lived creatures spend their lives in the water, coming ashore to lay their eggs. Upon hatching, the baby turtles leave the nest and enter a dangerous world of storms and predators.

The females will return to the same beach to lay their own eggs when they reach maturity a decade /5(2). 9. Sea Turtles. Looking for more nonfiction sea turtle books. At pages, Sea Turtles: an Extraordinary Natural History of Some Uncommon Turtles features beautiful photography and in-depth coverage on sea turtle anatomy, life cycles and life spans, and the different types of sea turtles.

If you can’t find this one, but want something similar, consider Our Amazing World’s Sea Turtles or. Sea turtles are air breathing ____. In many countries, people still eat sea turtle meat and ____.

Sea turtles spend over 90% of their lives ____. The largest species of sea turtle. The beach where female sea turtles were born and return to lay their eggs is called a ____ beach.

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Written in a clear, engaging style, Sea Turtles provides details about the physical appearance, nesting patterns, and predators of sea turtles. Sea Turtles by Gail Gibbons is an entertaining non-fiction book.

Kids learn about a number of different types of sea turtles along with fun facts about their diet, habitat and size. Includes information about the green sea turtle so kids can learn more about Gertrude when they visit SeaLife. Great book for kids ages 4 - 9 years old. Eyes Sea turtles eyes are protected by thick eyelids.

When you see a sea turtle out of the water if often looks as if they re crying. Actually, that s their body s way of getting rid of some of the sea salt that they soak up while they re in the water. Nose They breath air through two nostrils, just like we do.

Sea turtles breathe air, like all reptiles, and have streamlined bodies with large flippers. They are well adapted to life in the ocean and inhabit tropical and subtropical ocean waters around the world.

Of the seven species of sea turtles, six are found in U.S. waters; these include the green, hawksbill, Kemp's ridley, leatherback. It's nice to see a book supporting the survival sea turtle. A cute story about a brave turtle is "The Adventure of Thomas the Turtle".

Sea Turtles are magnificent creatures. This beautiful watercolor book is factual and fun. Come learn about the different kinds, their habitat and what we can do to help them. Sea Turtle Conservancy NW 6th St, Suite A Gainesville, FL Phone: Fax: [email protected] Sea Turtles Free, Sea Turtles Book, Sea Turtles Books, Sea Turtles Kid, Sea Turtles Kids) From this book you'll learn about sea turtle anatomy and behaviour, the seven species of sea turtles (genetic work has determined that the "Black sea Sea Turtles For Kids/5.

"Sea Turtles capitalizes on the depth of James Spotila's experience in field and political environments as well as his evident passion for conservation, [producing] an equally compelling, modern book. Readers of all stripes will be captivated by the outstanding photography and 4/4(5).

This video is about one tiny turtle. Category Education; Song The Turtle Lope (From "Finding Nemo" / Score). Fearless Adventures with Jack Randall | Nat Geo Kids S1 • E4 Tracking Green Turtles in the Great Barrier Reef | Fearless Adventures with Jack Randall.

Sea turtles make incredibly long migrations between feeding and breeding areas. The leatherback travels an average of 3, miles each way. Sea turtles mate at sea, then come ashore on beaches to.

Book Description. Since the first volume of The Biology of Sea Turtles was published inthe field has grown and matured in ways few of the authors would have predicted—particularly in the areas of physiology, behavior, genetics, and III presents timely coverage of emerging areas as well as the integration of approaches and information that did not exist even a decade ago.

Sea Turtles can swim long distances under the sea. Sea Turtles live off the coasts of continents and islands in 80 countries. As juveniles they are ca. Sea Turtles Sea turtles are very fascinating creatures. They have features that humans do not.

In their flippers they have a skeleton that actually lo. She has authored more than 50 peer-reviewed papers, 9 book chapters, and 1 book, The Anatomy of Sea Turtles. She also coedited The Biology of Sea Turtles, Volume II, and The Biology of Turtles.

Kenneth J. Lohmann, Ph.D., is the Charles P. Postelle, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Biology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. O is for Ocean Turtles, Science of - Books Read to Kids Aloud!

- Duration: One Tiny Turtle | Nicola Davies | Sea Turtles | Children's Read Aloud | Information about sea turtle.Green sea turtles are the world’s largest species of hard-shelled sea turtle. While most individuals weigh about to pounds ( to kilograms), some can be as heavy as pounds ( kilograms).

These turtles are found nesting along the coastline of more than 80 countries, with the largest nesting populations found in Costa Rica and Australia.

Green sea turtles spend.