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The Resource Whale quest : working together to save endangered species, Karen Romano Young

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

Label
Whale quest : working together to save endangered species
Title
Whale quest
Title remainder
working together to save endangered species
Statement of responsibility
Karen Romano Young
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG.)
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
599.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 13-18
  • Grade 9 to 12
Interest level
  • 6-8
  • MG
LC call number
QL737.C4
LC item number
Y68 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 11.5
  • 8
Study program name
  • Reading Counts
  • Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Whale quest : working together to save endangered species, Karen Romano Young
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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!
Control code
ocn951854671
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781467792462
Lccn
2016012561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)951854671
  • (Sirsi) a2053898
Label
Whale quest : working together to save endangered species, Karen Romano Young
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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!
Control code
ocn951854671
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781467792462
Lccn
2016012561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)951854671
  • (Sirsi) a2053898

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