Sea Turtles of the Pacific Coast
Written & Illustrated by Blair & Dawn Witherington
Describes in detail the five sea turtles that inhabit the Pacific: Loggerhead, Leatherback, Hawksbill, Green, and Olive Ridley. Includes detailed description and illustrations of the hatchlings, juveniles, and adults of each species, including maps showing their Pacific nesting beaches and ranges. Also includes life cycle of mating, nesting, hatchling birth and trip to the sea, juvenile maturation, and adult life. All described with diagrams and text. Also includes sections on nesting behavior, threats to sea turtles, and conservation measures to keep them safe.
Blair and Dawn Witherington are professional naturalists. Blair is a research scientist with the University of Florida with baccalaureate and master's degrees in biology from the University of Central Florida and a doctorate in zoology from the University of Florida. Dawn is a graphic design artist and scientific illustrator trained at the Art Institutes of Colorado and Ft. Lauderdale.
FoldingGuides™ are laminated reference guides. They are indestructible, beachproof, and waterproof; providing instant access to just what you need to know. They are perfect for backpack, beach bag, glove compartment, or purse. Made in the USA.
4” x 9” folded, unfolds to 25.5” . Two sided, with full-color illustrations.
Books and Maps on Related Topics:
Sibley’s Common Trees of California by Written & Illustrated by David Allen Sibley
Sibley's Backyard Birds of Southern California by Written & Illustrated by David Allen Sibley
Sibley’s Backyard Birds of the Pacific Northwest by Written & Illustrated by David Allen Sibley
Sibley’s Backyard Birds of Northern California by Written & Illustrated by David Allen Sibley
Night Sky Guide by Dr. Rick Feinberg
Sibley’s Birds of the California Coast by Written & Illustrated by David Allen Sibley
Sibley’s Hummingbirds of North America by Written & Illustrated by David Allen Sibley
Land Mammals of the Southwest by Written & Illustrated by Fiona A. Reid
Sibley’s Owls of North America by Written & Illustrated by David Allen Sibley
Land Mammals of the Rockies & the Pacific Northwest by Written & Illustrated by Fiona A. Reid
The Essential Geography of the United States of America by Imus Geographics
Notebooks From the Emerald Triangle by A Novel by Bill Bradd
Monterey Bay Map by Bluewater Maps
The Hiker's hip pocket Guide to Sonoma County, 3rd edition by Bob Lorentzen
Exploring Eastern Sierra Canyons: Bishop to Lone Pine by Sharon Giacomazzi
Alaska Topographic Travel and Reference Map by Imus Geographics