By Miranda MacQuitty
Книга Shark (DK Eyewitness Books) Shark (DK Eyewitness Books)Книги Биология Автор: Miranda MacQuitty Год издания: 2008 Формат: pdf Издат.:DK kids Страниц: seventy two Размер: 23,6 ISBN: 0756637783 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:The so much relied on nonfiction sequence out there, Eyewitness Books offer an in-depth, finished examine their matters with a distinct integration of phrases and images.
By Simon Winheld
A hippo concerns that her MFA is completely lifeless. A cardinal has roommate difficulties. A hummingbird is raring to affix a social community. A bush child teeters at the part (You wanna throw down?!) the following for the 1st time are the innermost suggestions of our bushy and feathered acquaintances, who—it is eventually revealed—humorously percentage an identical anxieties, frustrations, and preoccupations as we do. even if it's a raccoon fretting approximately his judgmental buddies, a buffalo impatiently awaiting his dumplings, or a sloth considering a occupation in stand-up comedy, each one colorfully illustrated critter captures a second of contemporary flux—and jointly they bring an irresistibly humorous portrait of a country either wild and amusingly standard.
By Pedro R. Almeida, Bernardo R. Quintella, Maria J. Costa, Andrew Moore
This quantity comprises 33 peer-reviewed papers provided on the 6th convention on Fish Telemetry held in Europe (Sesimbra, Portugal, 5-11 June 2005). The papers concentrate on the applying of aquatic telemetry concepts via scientists to enquire primary facets of animal biology so as to preserve and deal with usual assets. the subjects addressed during this factor are human affects and fisheries, migration and behavior, species conservation and habitat rehabilitation, and method and new technology.
This ebook is aimed toward scientists and engineers actively excited by aquatic telemetry initiatives, aquatic biologists (marine and freshwater), fisheries biologist and managers.
By Orville A. Levander (auth.), Lucille S. Hurley, Carl L. Keen, Bo Lönnerdal, Robert B. Rucker (eds.)
This booklet is the broadcast complaints of the 6th overseas Symposium on hint point Metabolism in guy and Animals. The Symposium was once held on the Asilomar convention middle in Pacific Grove, California, U.S.A. from could 31 via June five, 1987. the choice to carry TEMA-6 at Asilomar was once made at TEMA-5 in 1985. The overseas counsel Committee determined to carry the assembly in California partially to acknowledge the numerous cont~i butions made to the sphere of hint point metabolism by means of Professor Lucille S. Hurley. As such, she used to be the most obvious selection as chair of the neighborhood organ izing committee. one of many significant pursuits of Professor Hurley used to be that TEMA-6 function a discussion board for discussing the use and alertness of more moderen methodologies, reminiscent of molecular biology, laptop modelling and reliable isotopes, in reports of hint point metabolism. in accordance with the reviews which the neighborhood organizing committee has acquired, this objective was once completed. The Symposium was once attended by means of 275 scientists from 32 nations masking 6 continents. Twenty-five audio system have been selected for our plenary sessions.
By Jackson Galaxy
Cat behaviorist and famous person of Animal Planet’s hit tv express My Cat from Hell, Jackson Galaxy, a.k.a. “Cat Daddy,” isn’t what chances are you'll anticipate for a cat professional (as the recent York instances famous, along with his goatee and tattoos he “looks like a Hells Angel”). but Galaxy’s skill to hook up with even the main bothered felines—not to say the stressed-out people residing of their wake—is awe-inspiring. during this booklet, Galaxy tells the poignant tale of his thirteen-year dating with a petite gray-and-white short-haired cat named Benny, and provides singular recommendation for residing with, taking care of, and loving the pussycat in your house.
By R.D. Lawrence
The distinguished nature author R.D. Lawrence tells the tale of animals who inhabit the lakeside close to his domestic within the backwoods of Canada. From the smallest water creature to wolves, deer and lots of, many birds, all are recognized to him. His sensitivity, enthusiasm and empathy for natural world, coupled along with his particular realizing in their conduct have created an engrossing book. A sequel to where within the woodland, this authoritatively written e-book evokes the sounds, smells and the very consider of lakeside existence over each season.
By Joe Adair
By Jon Surgal
How do you discover a lacking dinosaur who’s huge and eco-friendly and loves to roar? whilst a bit boy’s dinosaur makes a decision to play hide-and-seek, he's unusually tough to trace down. Veteran illustrator Joe Mathieu’s dinomite illustrations and Jon Surgal’ s saur-ing verse could have children roaring with laughter as they romp via this humorous rhyming newbie Book.
Originally created through Dr. Seuss, newbie Books inspire childrens to learn all via themselves, with easy phrases and illustrations that supply clues to their that means.
By Bernard Stonehouse
By Louis H. Miller, John A. Pino, John J. McKelvey Jr. (auth.), Louis H. Miller, John A. Pino, John J. McKelvey Jr. (eds.)
Since the flip of the century, sure parasitic ailments of cattle have frus trated efforts to convey them below regulate through vaccination ideas; East Coast fever and trypanosomiasis are such illnesses. East Coast fever (ECF) kills a part million farm animals each year; and three million are killed every year by way of trypanosomia sis, that is generally unfold over tropical Mrica. jointly, those ailments have closed a few 7 million sq. kilometers of land to cattle grazing-land that may differently help an extra one hundred twenty million head of farm animals. In 1970 W.A. Malmquist of the U.S. division of Agriculture, in collabora tion with K.N. Brown, M.P. Cunningham, and different affiliates on the East African Veterinary examine association in Kenya, succeeded in cultivating in vitro the protozoal organisms answerable for East Coast fever. This good fortune, bought using tissue cultures, inspired a few companies to aid learn on those parasites in an speeded up attempt to boost box vaccines.