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Whale quest : working together to save endangered species / Karen Romano Young.

Young, Karen Romano author. (Author).
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George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library Y 599.5 YOUNG 34510010895496 Teen Area - Non-fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781467792462
  • ISBN: 1467792462
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Twenty-First Century Books, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-123) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: Out of the deep -- What's a whale? -- Hunting down whales -- Whales get a closer look -- Schooling with whales -- What do cetologists do? -- Listening for whales -- From snotbots to feces finders -- Captive whales -- Rescuing whales -- Citizen whale science -- The whales are missing!
Summary, etc.:
Introduces whales, discussing their physical features, behavior, and complex communication abilities, along with a history of whaling and a description of the efforts being made by scientists around the world to save them from extinction. --Publisher
Target Audience Note:
Age 13-18.
Grade 9 to 12.
Subject: Whales > Juvenile literature
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