Sea turtle scientist

by Stephen R. Swinburne

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 65 Downloads: 457
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Subjects:

  • Sea turtles,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Leatherback turtle,
  • Research

Edition Notes

Statementby Stephen R. Swinburne
SeriesScientists in the field, Scientists in the field
The Physical Object
Pagination65 p.
Number of Pages65
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27155066M
ISBN 109780547367552
LC Control Number2012034045
OCLC/WorldCa823010635

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Sea Turtle Scientist, 63 p. NON-FICTION. Content: G. Kimberly Stewart spends her days and her nights running up and down the beaches of St. Kitts. Sea Turtle Scientist (Book): Swinburne, Stephen R.: Dr.

Kimberly Stewart, also known as the Turtle Lady of St. Kitts, is already waiting at midnight when an pound leatherback sea turtle crawls out of the Caribbean surf and onto the sandy beach.

The mother turtle has a vital job to do: dig a nest in which she will lay eggs that will hatch into part of the next generation of leatherbacks. Sea Turtle Scientist This compelling addition to the award-winning Scientists in the Field series explores the leatherback sea turtle's remarkable natural history and recounts the extraordinary efforts being made by scientists trying to save them.

15, first printing. Sea Turtle Scientist by Stephen R. Swinburne • Part of the Scientists in the Field Series. Kimberly Stewart lives and works on the island of St. Kitts in the Caribbean read more.

Kimberly Stewart lives and works on the island of St. Kitts in the Caribbean to study and protect leatherback sea turtles. Prologue: 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 --Looking into the future.

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In this book, Steve Swinburne takes readers to St. Kitts island, where Dr. Kimberly Stewart has spent her life studying the leatherback turtles. He takes you out into the field on a midnight search for nesting leatherbacks.

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