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.
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4” x 9” folded, unfolds to 25.5” . Two sided, with full-color illustrations.