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Title: Manatees
Url: http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/info-books/manatee/index.htm
Publisher: Sea World
Description: This website from Sea World is an information resource on the manatee. Excellent introduction to manatees including information on their classification, habitat, physical characteristics, diet, reproduction, conservation, and much more. Includes photographs and illustrations throughout. Site also provides a comprehensive list of books about manatees for the younger reader, and a classroom activity for grades 4-8, and one for grades 9-12. Site also features data concerning manatee population counts and causes of deaths.
LC Classification: Agriculture -- Agriculture (General) -- Conservation of natural resources -- Wildlife conservation
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Ecology -- By type of environment, A-Z -- Sea. Marine ecology. Ocean ecology
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Natural history (General) -- Geographical distribution. Biogeography. Phylogeography -- Physiographic divisions -- Water. Aquatic biology -- Marine biology
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Natural history (General) -- Nature conservation. Landscape protection. Biological diversity conservation. Endangered species and ecosystems (General). Habitat conservation. Ecosystem management. Conservation biology
Science -- Zoology -- Chordates. Vertebrates -- Mammals -- Systematic divisions. By order and family, A-Z -- Sirenia
Science -- Zoology -- Chordates. Vertebrates -- Mammals -- Systematic divisions. By order and family, A-Z -- Sirenia -- Trichechidae (Manatees)
GEM Subject: Science -- Biology
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Science -- Ecology
Science -- Earth science
Science -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Biology -- Species
Ecology -- Endangered species
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Collection (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Instructional Materials
Lesson Plans
Reading Materials
Reference
Science Materials
Teaching Guides
Format: html
Audience: Elementary School Teachers
Middle School Teachers
Primary Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Language: English
Rights: SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Biological oceanography
Biology
Communication
earth science
Environmental science
Gymnodinium breve
human related death
Marine mammal
marine mammals
Oceanography
Physical sciences
science
Sirenia
Trichechus
Date Of Record Release: 2012-07-27 11:18:48 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-09-08 09:29:39 (W3C-DTF)
Source: DLESE  DLESE
Full Record Views: 46
Resource URL Clicks: 3
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