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6 edition of The World of the Sea Otter found in the catalog.

The World of the Sea Otter

by Stephani Paine

  • 339 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Random House, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mammals,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books,
  • Marine Mammals,
  • Sea otter,
  • Sea otters,
  • Nature/Ecology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8348580M
    ISBN 100871565463
    ISBN 109780871565464

    Sea Otters: A Survival Story is a nonfiction book for middle years students with stunning wildlife photography by the author, the result of more than a decade spent researching and observing sea otters in the wild. The book will be released this Thursday, May 7 with a virtual launch and webinar hosted by the Bateman Gallery of Nature as part of. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

    Get this from a library! Sea otter inlet. [Celia Godkin] -- "Award-winner Celia Godkin explores the world of the sea otter and its interrelationship with the urchins and kelp forests" Cf. Our choice, This book is a lively description of the habits and habitats of otters. From the smaller river otter to the larger sea otter, these intelligent and playful animals are fascinating to read and learn about.

    Exuberant Narwhal and skeptical Jelly test the waters of adding a new friend to their pod when they meet Otty the super-adventurous otter in the fourth book of this blockbuster early graphic novel series! Dive into three new stories about the joy of adventure and the power of friendship! Get this from a library! The sea otter. [Alvin Silverstein; Virginia B Silverstein; Robert A Silverstein] -- An introduction to sea otters, aqatic mammals that live in the nort Pacific and rarely come to land.


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The World of the Sea Otter by Stephani Paine Download PDF EPUB FB2

"This hopeful book, written by a science journalist who traveled North America’s west coast from California to Alaska, details the sea otter’s remarkable comeback story from the brink of extinction, the conservation efforts that helped it, and the challenges to so-called 'sustainable fisheries' that this comeback presents/5(25).

"The World of the Sea Otter is both a scientific look into the life of the sea otter and a pictorial showcase of the creature's habits, hunting methods, and social behavior, including its fight for survival." -- Outdoor Travel & Photography5/5(3).

Paine speaks of otters in general and of the specific species, both in the wild and in captivity. The first half of the book examines the sea otter, its habitat, diet, and way of life. The second half is a discussion of the effects of humans and their pollution on these creatures.5/5(3).

Sophie the Sea Otter is a book weaving in rhymes, novel vocabulary, and engaging information about otters. In a short story I learned about otter habitat and the fragile ecosystem that they are part of. The parent and teacher section in the back of the book 5/5(9).

(shelved 1 time as sea-otters) avg rating — 31 ratings — published Want to Read saving. What If There Were No Sea Otters?: A Book About the Ocean Ecosystem (Food Chain Reactions) by Suzanne Buckingham Slade and Carol Schwartz | Aug 1, out Explore My World Sea Otters.

by Jill Esbaum | out of 5 stars Paperback $ $ 4. Get it as. Take a closer look at these encyclopedia books including information about animal habitats, behavior, and scientific classification.

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Animal Sounds Animal Sounds. Hear animal sounds for animals like anteaters, dolphins. While advertised as a children’s book, Mapes said the page read, Rescuing Rialto: A Baby Sea Otter's Story is a tale all ages can enjoy and learn something from.

Having already spent months covering Rialto’s journey, it only took Mapes a week to complete the book. “A terrific book for use in elementary and middle school science classes, this is a book that “otter” be added to collections everywhere.” —Booklist Reader “Fascinating.” –Rated OUTSTANDING by the Association of Children’s Librarians “Not just an exploration of one particular discovery in marine biology, this is a comprehensive explanation of the scientific process as well.”.

The B.C. sea otter population (approx. 6,) are descendants of 89 Alaskan otters relocated to Vancouver Island in Review by Robin Inglis Sea Otters: A History by Richard Ravalli Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press $ (U.S.) / Reviewed by Robin Inglis * This slim volume -- about pages of narrative excluding an appendix of data tables.

An orphaned male sea otter pup — just weeks old — has captured the hearts of people around the world. ‘Joey’, discovered near Kyuquot, B.C. and flown to the Ocean Wise Marine Mammal Rescue Centre this month has garnered plenty of attention over the past few weeks, including a piece in Peoplethanks to his care team, you can follow his rehabilitation journey at the.

Did you know that otters are the largest member of the weasel family. They are still pretty small in comparison with the majority of the other marine animals, and this book tells the tale of a baby sea otter learning the ropes with his mother. A great informative story, with some action/scary parts.4/5.

Sea otters can also drink salt water and thus can remain at sea for several days at a time. Sea otters are usually solitary but are sometimes seen in groups—gatherings of up to 2, have been observed along the coast of Alaska.

At night, sea otters may choose either to sleep on land or simply to rest afloat near beds of kelp. Published Octo by Random House, : Stefani Paine, Jeff Foott. In Sea Otters: A History Richard Ravalli synthesizes anew the sea otter’s complex history of interaction with humans by drawing on new histories of the species that consider international and global factors beyond the fur trade, including sea mammal conservation, Cold War nuclear testing, and environmental tourism.

Physical adaptations of a sea otter. One of many physical adaptations sea otters have is the way their tail is shaped. The tail is shaped smaller, so that it is able to take up less surface area. Another thing is that unlike most sea animals otters don't have blubber.

They actually have thick fur that keeps them warm, and is waterproof. World of the Sea Otter. Rating TV-Y; Loading Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. Up next. The sea otter is one of the smallest marine mammal species, but it is the heaviest mustelid.

Male sea otters usually weigh 22 to 45 kg (49 to 99 lb) and are to m (3 ft 11 in to 4 ft 11 in) in length, though specimens up to 54 kg ( lb) have been recorded. Sea Otters may be the world’s most adorable apex predators. Sea Otter Heroes: The Predators that Saved an Ecosystem tells their story in a way built to please kids and adults alike.

Today’s students are in the enviable position of having the opportunity to learn about groundbreaking science happening simultaneous to them learning about it/5(). Stefanie Fields is raising funds for The Greatest Treasure - Sea Otter Children's Book on Kickstarter.

This book teaches big picture wisdom about what truly matters in. The world of the sea otter. [Stefani Paine] -- Presents an authoritative natural history and visual celebration of the smallest sea mammal. World of the sea otter. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Stefani Paine.

Find more information about: ISBN: The Story of the Sea Otter. New York: Random House,   'World's cutest sea otter' Rialto has a book published about his heart-warming journey Vancouver Aquarium celebrity sea otter Rialto, whose miraculous recovery captured hearts around the world .