A Raft of Sea Otters

The Playful Life of a Furry Survivor

Author: Vicki León

Publisher: Jean-Michel Cousteau Presents


Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 592

Profiles the marine mammal's physical characteristics, methods of survival, and habitat, and discusses other otter species, such as the South American sea cat.

Wild Otters

Predation and Populations

Author: Hans Kruuk

Publisher: OUP Oxford


Category: Science

Page: 302

View: 593

Evidence pointing to a decline in the European Otter population (Lutra lutra) is causing concern among ecologists and conservationists. This important new book written from direct observation of otter populations in Scotland, is the first attempt at a scientific description of populations and behaviour of this species. This essential research offers a fascinating insight into the ecology of mammals living in a hostile environment and provides a much needed basis for active conservation management.

The Twilight of India's Wild Life

Author: Balakrishna Seshadri

Publisher: London : J. Baker


Category: Rare animals

Page: 212

View: 531

The Wild Life Panorama In India In The Years After The Second World War Has Changed So Drastically As To Become Unrecognisable Today. This Book Emphasises That Unless Some Urgent Action Is Taken It Seems Likely That The Grace And Beauty Of India`S Wild Life Will Become One More Memory Of A Rich Past. Slightly Shopworn But In Otherwise Excellent Condion.

Wild Life of the World

A Descriptive Survey of the Geographical Distribution of Animals

Author: Richard Lydekker



Category: Zoology


View: 659

Protection of Fur Seals and Sea Otter

Hearings Before the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the House of Representatives, January 3 and 4, 1912, on H.R. 16571, a Bill to Give Effect to the Convention Between the Governments of the United States, Great Britain, Japan, and Russia, for the Preservation and Protection of Fur Seals and Sea Otter which Frequent the Waters of the North Pacific Ocean, Concluded in Washington, July 7, 1911

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs



Category: Pribilof Islands (Alaska)

Page: 150

View: 109

Poems of Wild Life

Author: Sir Charles G. D. Roberts

Publisher: London : W. Scott ; Toronto : W.J. Gage


Category: American poetry

Page: 238

View: 352

Boys' Life





Page: 40

View: 605

Boys' Life is the official youth magazine for the Boy Scouts of America. Published since 1911, it contains a proven mix of news, nature, sports, history, fiction, science, comics, and Scouting.

Wild Life of Scotland

Author: James Hunter Crawford



Category: Natural history

Page: 280

View: 874

Wild Life in the Far West

Personal Adventures of a Border Mountain Man. Comprising Hunting and Trapping Adventures with Kit Carson and Others; Captivity and Life Among the Comanches; Services Under Doniphan in the War with Mexico, and in the Mexican War Against the French; Desperate Combats with Apaches, Grizzly Bears, Etc., Etc

Author: James Hobbs



Category: Dummies (Bookselling)

Page: 488

View: 248

Wild Life

Or, Adventures on the Frontier; a Tale of the Early Days of the Texan Republic

Author: Mayne Reid



Category: Texas

Page: 408

View: 877

Saving Squeak

The Otter Tale

Author: Jennifer Keats Curtis

Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited


Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 31

View: 159

Braden discovers an orphaned baby otter in the park and takes him to a wildlife rehabilitator who nurses him back to health.