Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-130) and index.
|Statement||text by Stefani Paine ; photographs by Jeff Foott.|
|LC Classifications||QL737.C25 P24 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 132 p. :|
|Number of Pages||132|
|LC Control Number||93002820|
Paine speaks of otters in general and of the specific species, both in the wild and in captivity. The first half of the book examines the sea otter, its habitat, diet, and way of life. The second half is a discussion of the effects of humans and their pollution on these creatures.5/5(3). Sophie the Sea Otter is a book weaving in rhymes, novel vocabulary, and engaging information about otters. In a short story I learned about otter habitat and the fragile ecosystem that they are part of. The parent and teacher section in the back of the book 5/5(9). (shelved 1 time as sea-otters) avg rating — 31 ratings — published Want to Read saving. What If There Were No Sea Otters?: A Book About the Ocean Ecosystem (Food Chain Reactions) by Suzanne Buckingham Slade and Carol Schwartz | Aug 1, out Explore My World Sea Otters. by Jill Esbaum | out of 5 stars Paperback $ $ 4. Get it as.
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An orphaned male sea otter pup — just weeks old — has captured the hearts of people around the world. ‘Joey’, discovered near Kyuquot, B.C. and flown to the Ocean Wise Marine Mammal Rescue Centre this month has garnered plenty of attention over the past few weeks, including a piece in People , thanks to his care team, you can follow his rehabilitation journey at the. Did you know that otters are the largest member of the weasel family? They are still pretty small in comparison with the majority of the other marine animals, and this book tells the tale of a baby sea otter learning the ropes with his mother. A great informative story, with some action/scary parts.4/5. Sea otters can also drink salt water and thus can remain at sea for several days at a time. Sea otters are usually solitary but are sometimes seen in groups—gatherings of up to 2, have been observed along the coast of Alaska. At night, sea otters may choose either to sleep on land or simply to rest afloat near beds of kelp. Published Octo by Random House, : Stefani Paine, Jeff Foott.