Top 50 Reasons to Care about Whales and Dolphins: Animals in Peril

Top 50 Reasons to Care about Whales and Dolphins: Animals in Peril

by Sara Cohen Christopherson

Hardcover

$31.93

Overview

Whales are well known for their enormous size and dolphins for their playfulness. But whales and dolphins possess many other traits that make them special! Did you know that some whales may live over two hundred years? Or that dolphins can recognize themselves in the mirror? And whales and dolphins have whiskers! Read fifty fun facts about whales and dolphins that make these extraordinary creatures worth saving from extinction, and learn how you can help!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780766034532
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 03/01/2010
Series: Top 50 Reasons to Care about Endangered Animals Series
Pages: 104
Product dimensions: 6.78(w) x 9.36(h) x 0.43(d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

Getting to Know Whales and Dolphins 6

Whale and Dolphins Biology 24

Whale and Dolphins Behavior 38

Whale and Dolphins Life Cycles 52

Whales and Dolphins in Culture 60

Threats to Whales and Dolphins 70

Whale and Dolphins Conservation 84

Glossary 100

Further Reading 102

Index 104

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