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Top 50 reasons to care about whales and dolphins

animals in peril

by Sara Cohen Christopherson

  • 276 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Enslow Publishers in Berkeley Heights, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whales -- Juvenile literature,
  • Dolphins -- Juvenile literature,
  • Endangered species -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesTop fifty reasons to care about whales and dolphins
    StatementSara Cohen Christopherson.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesTop 50 reasons to care about endangered animals
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.C4 C53 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22679711M
    ISBN 109780766034532
    LC Control Number2008048695
    OCLC/WorldCa272305942

    Successes. Captivity banned in India – WDC supporters like you helped us work with local campaigners to persuade the Indian government to ban whale and dolphin captivity. Virgin bans wild captures – Thanks to WDC campaigning, the Virgin Group pledged to make sure its partners who run aquariums no longer take whales and dolphins from the wild.; US beluga whale import stopped – WDC. 1. Whales and dolphins are incredible. Like us, whales and dolphins are intelligent beings, capable of feeling joy and suffering pain. Like us, they live in complex social groups, pass on culture through generations, engage in play and even grieve the loss of family and friends.

    Tesla Autopilot Auto Lane Changes Just Got a Lot Better! | Deep Rain Neural Net Wipers |   My Best Book of Whales and Dolphins looks at the life cycles, habitats, and amazing diversity of these underwater mammals. It helps readers understand the differences between these marine creatures, and offers insights into their ability to communicate and their migration : Christiane Gunzi.

      My sealife figures, i have also just realized that i forgot to show some other things XD i will include that next time! Cetaceans (/ s ɪ ˈ t eɪ ʃ ə n s /) (from Latin: cetus, lit. 'whale', from Ancient Greek: κῆτος, romanized: kētos, lit. 'huge fish') are aquatic mammals constituting the infraorder are around 89 living species, which are divided into two first is the Odontoceti, the toothed whales, which consist of around 70 species, including the dolphin (which includes Class: Mammalia.


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Top 50 reasons to care about whales and dolphins by Sara Cohen Christopherson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Top 50 Reasons to Care About Whales and Dolphins: Animals in Peril (Top 50 Reasons to Care About Endangered Animals) [Christopherson, Sara Cohen] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Top 50 Reasons to Care About Whales and Dolphins: Animals in Peril (Top 50 Reasons to Care About Endangered Animals)5/5(1). Get this from a library. Top 50 reasons to care about whales and dolphins: animals in peril. [Sara Cohen Christopherson] -- "Readers will learn about whales and dolphins--their life cycles, diets, young, habitats, and reasons why they are endangered animals"--Provided by publisher.

For fiction or non-fiction about Whales, dolphins and any marine mammals Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

Whales, Dolphins And Porpoises is an introductory guide that offers enlightening information to 96 species of cetacea, some of which can be spotted on whaling watching tours and expeditions. The Cultural Lives Of Whales And Dolphins explores the social and cultural aspects of these marine mammals, and provides us with a glimpse into their lives.

The book also talks a bit about where cetaceans of all types and sizes fit into food chain and looks specifically at dolphins, porpoises, toothed whales and baleen whales. Whales and Dolphins: What They Have in Common goes from there into an overview of fourteen species complete with full page, color Top 50 reasons to care about whales and dolphins book for each one, which really serve /5(2).

Intending to go whale-watching for the first time, this was one of two books I looked at. (The other was "Whales, Dolphins and Seals" by Hadoram Shirihai: see separate review.) This one has pages, describes itself as a "practical field guide" and covers about 80 species of cetacean (whales, oceanic and river dolphins, and porpoises)/5(67).

Toothed whales (Odontoceti) this group includes dolphins and orcas. These whales eat meat. Baleen whales (Mysticeti) This group includes the Blue whale, Grey whale and Minke. > About whales & dolphins. Welcome to the world of whales and dolphins.

We still know relatively little about many of these species. Some have only been identified from bones and live in the deepest and most remote places in the ocean. Only by finding out more about their lives can we develop meaningful conservation measures that will protect.

Report: The only thing stopping dolphins from destroying us is a lack of hands ‘Unfortunately, they won’t ever mimic our great metropolises Author: Tristin Hopper. The story is called the best book of whales and dolphins written by Christians Gunzi.

This book has 32 different pages with some pages being colorful and some being black and white. They also use the double page spread on a few of the pictures otherwise they use the montage effect.

The cover of the books has realistic looking dolphins and whales/5(23). 20 Used from $ 2 New from $ 1 Collectible from $ The Best Book of Whales and Dolphins introduces children to these mysterious, intelligent, and elusive animals that fascinate children all over the world.4/4(2).

There are 90 species of whales, dolphins and porpoises, known collectively as "cetaceans". From the enormous blue whale to the tiny vaquita and New Zealand dolphin, you will find information and amazing facts about many of these incredible creatures in our species guide.

Whales And Dolphins Are Fully Conscious Beings The Cetaceans are Great Beings of Light who come from many star systems, some having traveled great distances to be here on the planet at this time.

They are our oceanic brothers and sisters, and they work along with us to preserve and care. WDC, Whale and Dolphin Conservation is the leading global charity dedicated to the conservation and protection of all whales and dolphins. Endangered Whales And Dolphins.

There are over 80 different species of whales, dolphins and porpoises, found in many places around the world. Some are gigantic, others tiny. Some are spotty, others pink.

All are amazing. A number of these species are endangered. Some, sadly, are close to extinction. Others are more commonly seen. There are 14 baleen whales, 3 sperm whales, 22 beaked whales, 2 monodontidae (narwhal and beluga), 38 oceanic dolphins, 4 river dolphins and 7 porpoises.

Cetaceans are broadly divided into two groups, depending on whether they have teeth (odontocetes) or baleen (mysticetes). Whales Calling. My life with the Whales and Dolphins in the Strait of Gibraltar. Read the whole story: from Katharina’s first encounter with the animals and the beginnings of firmm up to the present day.

Read more about the e-book. Whales, dolphins, and porpoises belong to a group known as cetaceans. At least one type of cetacean lives in every ocean. Whales are the world’s biggest animals and dolphins are thought to be the cleverest of all sea creatures. Whales and their relatives have belly buttons, just like.

10 Reasons to Love a Whale Hardcover – March 1, by1/5(1). Original summary: Davidson provides a lot of rich and detailed information in this book. Readers explore the different types of whales, how they care for their young, where they are located, and a lot of fun facts. Original review: This book is sure to enthrall any child eager for facts about the most amazing water-inhabiting animals/5.

Most whales are considerably larger than dolphins, although some, such as the beluga whale, aren't much bigger than dolphins. An adult whale can weigh up to tons and grow to be feet long. The largest whale -- and largest animal -- ever to live was the blue whale, which drinks 50 pounds of its mother's milk daily while nursing, and grows.Top 50 Reasons to Care About Whales and Dolphins (Enslow Publishers, ).

Claybourne, Anna. Humpback Whales (Heinemann Library, ). Dixon, Dougal. When the Whales Walked and Other Incredible Evolutionary Journeys (Words & Pictures, ). Gish, Melissa. Killer Whales (Creative Education, ). Leiren-Young, Mark.The Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico impacted more than 14 species of whales and dolphins, killing more than 5, of these majestic creatures.

While noise from shipping, oil and gas drilling, military sonar, and marine construction interfere with whale and dolphin communication, their ability to find food, and increase.