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Endangered Species: Manatee
This guide will present kids about some of the endangered species around the world!
News and Fun!
All about Manatees
Jim Arnosky (Illustrator)
Publication Date: 2008-05-01
Through simple, informative text and vibrant watercolor paintings that practically jump off the page, this series of titles teaches kids vital facts about some of their favorite animals.
Publication Date: 2000-07-01
Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitat of the Florida manatee and discusses some of the reasons it is in danger of extinction.
Richard Spilsbury; Louise A. Spilsbury
Publication Date: 2006-07-01
The Florida Manatee: Biology and Conservation
Roger L. Reep; Robert K. Bonde
Publication Date: 2006-05-20
Laurie Halse Anderson
Publication Date: 2008-02-28
Brenna, Maggie, and Zoe go to Florida to visit a manatee rescue center, where they learn about these endangered marine mammals.
A Manatee Calf Grows Up
Publication Date: 2007-03-01
Introduces the life cycle of the manatee, from its underwater birth, to a two-year period of learning survival skills from its mother, and its final maturity at five years old.
Publication Date: 1999-09-01
Discusses the physical characteristics, behavior, habitats, and endangered status of the manatee.
Publication Date: 2012-01-01
This book describes the physical characteristics, life cycles, behavior, and reproduction of manatees.
The Manatee Scientists: Saving Vulnerable Species
Publication Date: 2011-04-11
Scientists in Florida, West Africa, and the Amazon Basin share information with the goal of protecting the docile and sometimes elusive manatee, an endangered species.
Manatee: The Gentle Giant
Did you know?
Did you know that sometimes the
is referred to as the sea cow?
Adopt a Manatee
Adopt a manatee and help save the species
The Magnificent Manatee
Find interesting facts about the manatee here!
Save the Manatee
See what you can do to help save the Manatees!
3D Manatee Craft
Manatee craft for grades 3+
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