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Author Swinburne, Stephen R, author.

Title Sea turtle scientist / by Stephen R. Swinburne.

Publication Info. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Library Connection Children's Non-fiction    j 597.9289 SWI    Available
Description xiv, 65 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 24 x 29 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Scientists in the field
Scientists in the field.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 62-63) and index.
Contents One in a thousand -- Meet the leatherback sea turtle -- Las tortugas: a history of the sea turtle -- The man who hunted sea turtles -- Science is hands-and-knees work -- The journey of the hatchlings -- The mystery of hatchling turtles -- It takes a community to save a sea turtle -- Saving sea turtles.
Summary Explores the leatherback sea turtle's natural history and recounts the efforts being made by scientists trying to save them.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject Stewart, Kimberly.
Sea turtles -- Juvenile literature.
Leatherback turtle -- Research -- Saint Kitts and Nevis -- Juvenile literature.
Sea turtles.
Leatherback turtle -- Research.
ISBN 9780547367552 (hbk.)
0547367554 (hbk.)

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