On the Trail of Sea Turtles by Barrons Educational Series, Bernard De Wetter, Mael Dewynter, Bernard Bevaux |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
On the Trail of Sea Turtles

On the Trail of Sea Turtles

by Barrons Educational Series, Bernard De Wetter, Mael Dewynter, Bernard Bevaux
     
 
This unusual and immensely useful volume combines the best elements of wildlife field guides with information usually found only in tourists’ guidebooks. Nature Travel Guides tell readers where to observe animals in their wild natural settings, and provide general information on travel,

Overview

This unusual and immensely useful volume combines the best elements of wildlife field guides with information usually found only in tourists’ guidebooks. Nature Travel Guides tell readers where to observe animals in their wild natural settings, and provide general information on travel, lodging accommodations, and suggested clothing and equipment to pack for the trip. It features dramatic color photos, maps, charts, and drawings. Descriptions and advice focus on—

• The subject animal’s life cycle, anatomy, and behavior traits

• Regions around the world where the animal can be observed

• The best times to travel for observing the animal in its natural environment

• Safety measures to protect both animals and their human observers

Sea turtles can be observed in coastal waters throughout the world, including most of North America’s shores. This book describes eight different sea turtles in terms of anatomy, feeding habits, global location, and ecological status.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764111624
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/01/1999
Series:
On the Trail Series
Pages:
127
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.87(h) x 0.51(d)

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