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12 marine animals back from the brink

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sea otter,
  • Marine animals,
  • Wildlife conservation,
  • Whales,
  • Dolphins,
  • Wildlife recovery,
  • Endangered species,
  • Walruses,
  • Elephant seals,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Sea lions,
  • Sea turtles

  • About the Edition

    This book shares the survival stories of endangered species that have made a comeback. Learn about the human and natural factors that drove each species to the edge of extinction, and find out what helped them survive and thrive. --

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesTwelve marine animals back from the brink
    Statementby Nancy Furstinger
    SeriesBack from the brink, Back from the brink (12 Story Library (Firm))
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL83 .F87 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 pages :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26479703M
    ISBN 101632350041, 1632350645
    ISBN 109781632350046, 9781632350640
    LC Control Number2014937259
    OCLC/WorldCa895713952


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