Manatees

a multi-disciplinary approach
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Endangered Species Publications , Aurora, Colo. (17124 E. Amherst Dr., Aurora 80013)
West Indian manatee -- Study and teaching (Secondary), West Indian manatee -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- Activity programs., Endangered species -- Study and teaching (Secondary), Endangered species -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- Activity prog
Statementwritten by Karen S. Tippett.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL737.S63 T56 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL875143M
LC Control Number95161330

In this book, manatee expert John E. Reynolds III and famed photographer Wayne Lynch join forces to reveal the clearest portrait of manatees ever published. Florida Manatees is a song for the manatee, a celebration of the lives of these majestic creatures.

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Informational (nonfiction), 1, words, Level P (Grade 2), Lexile L. Manatees are large, gentle sea mammals that are shaped like chubby dolphins and have pudgy, wrinkled faces.

This book describes the various species of manatees, where they can be found, and their behaviors. Manatees book Saving the Manatees (Children's Coloring & Activity Book) Saving the Manatees was written by JáNiya Williams while she was an elementary student in the Pensacola Florida School District.

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Save the Manatee Club provides a number of free education materials for students and educators. The Club offers manatee education packets for students.

An educator’s guide, posters, and coloring and activity book are distributed to educators across the U.S. and internationally. Students and teachers delight in watching manatees on the Blue Spring Webcams.

The Club. Common wildlife sightings include manatees, Everglades water fowl, alligators, dolphins, and sharks. All tours are different, as Mother Nature can be. Manatee Book List Books for Young Readers: Linked titles may be purchased at our Manatee Store.

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Recommended for Ages A Manatee Christmas by Tim Thomas Thomas Expressions Publishing Co., Panama City, FL () Reading level: Ages A Manatee Morning by Jim Arnosky Simon and Schuster, New York, NY () Reading level: Ages Bella by. How many babies do manatees have at a time.

Manatees usually have only one baby (called a calf) at a time. Twins are rare but they do happen. How big are manatees. How big are baby manatees compared with adults. The "average" adult manatee is about ten feet (three meters) long and weighs over 1, pounds (about kilograms). Each book also looks at past and present scientific research and includes a unique storytelling element in the form of an animal tale drawn from mythology or folklore.

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This book describes the various species of manatees, where they can be found, and their behaviors. Manatees are usually seen alone, in pairs, or in small groups of a half dozen or fewer animals. From above the water's surface, the animal's nose and nostrils are often the only thing visible.

In Marchthe State of Florida’s aerial survey found 6, manatees in Florida waters. Of those, over 1, manatees—fully one-sixth of the state’s entire population of manatees–was found here in the springs of Florida’s Citrus County.

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This coloring book by a noted naturalist profiles the biology, behavior, and history of these endangered marine mammals.

Thirty vivid illustrations — each with a detailed, fact-filled caption — depict the gentle herbivores' habits and lore. This way the manatees are more inclined to approach and get close. We maintain new suits and snorkel gear, all included in our manatee tours, as well as full-service facilities for changing, videos and pictures of your manatee experience, and more.

Book your Adventure Today!Location: W Fort Island Trail, Crystal River,Florida. Manatees do not have gills, which means they need to surface periodically for air. When active, manatees will surface every 30 seconds or so, but while resting, a manatee can stay underwater for up to 20 minutes.

Being gentle, social creatures, manatees can travel in groups ofor as many as if it’s migration or mating seasons. Manatees. [Patricia A Fink Martin] -- Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, and endangered status of manatees. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Patricia A Fink Martin.

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Today, the company has added six boats to the fleet and has fulfilled many of their customers’ dreams of seeing manatees in their natural habitat. Enjoy the unique privilege that is exclusively ours here in Citrus County Florida by swimming with the manatees in the spring-fed King’s Bay Wildlife Refuge.

Crystal River is home to the world’s largest population of endangered manatee during the winter season, and even a small population the warm months.

Listen to Ranger Toni read you a book about manatees and show you a manatee skull, see their marching molars and more. Print the activity sheet found in the comments below for even more fun learning.

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Taxonomy. Manatees are three of the four living species in the order fourth is the Eastern Hemisphere's Sirenia are thought to have evolved from four-legged land mammals more than 60 million years ago, with the closest living relatives being the Proboscidea and Hyracoidea ().

The Amazonian's hair color is brownish gray, and it has thick wrinkled Class: Mammalia. Manatees are gray, wrinkled mammals that spend most of their lives underwater.

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