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The Great Bear Sea: exploring the marine life of a Pacific paradise

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Publisher:
Orca Book Publishers,
Pub. Date:
2013.
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
1140L
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Following up the success of their first two books about the Great Bear Rainforest, The Salmon Bearsand The Sea Wolves, Ian McAllister and Nicholas Read take readers on an expedition into the wondrous and mysterious underwater world of the Great Bear Sea. This amazing part of the northeast Pacific Ocean is home to some of the planet's mightiest and most beloved residents: whales, sea lions, dolphins, orcas, sea otters and wild salmon. Filled with spectacular images of this largely unknown part of the world, the book also explores the uncertain future of the Great Bear Sea in this age of climate change, overfishing, pipelines and oil tankers. Can a rainforest full of rare spirit bears, fishing wolves and great grizzlies survive without a Great Bear Sea to feed and nourish it?
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ISBN:
9781459800199
Lexile measure:
1140L
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Last Update 2017-12-19 00:14:15AM
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subject_facet Great Bear Rainforest (B.C.), Marine biology. -- British Columbia -- Great Bear Sea
title_display The Great Bear Sea : exploring the marine life of a Pacific paradise
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