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6 edition of Whale sharks found in the catalog.

Whale sharks

by Anne Welsbacher

  • 204 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Capstone Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

  • Whale shark -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Whale shark.,
  • Sharks.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 45) and index.

    StatementAnne Welsbacher.
    SeriesAnimals & the environment
    LC ClassificationsQL638.95.R4 W45 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1275546M
    ISBN 101560652713
    LC Control Number95007126

      I read through the book with my newborn daughter and it was not colorful enough to keep her interest but I will for sure come back to this book when she is older. I think she will find it mesmerizing. It is a great introduction to whale sharks and there is a further description in the back that explain more about whale sharks/5. The beaches have fluffy white sand and shallow waters, and further out are pretty reefs and amazing marine life, like whale sharks and manta rays. The expert crew will use their years of experience to find the whale sharks on the surface in the area, then you can enter the water in controlled groups to swim and snorkel with these gentle giants.

      Over the summer, whale sharks can be found in the waters of the Yucatan Peninsula, especially off the northern tip of Quintana Roo. Staying on the low-key Isla Holbox (pronounced oll-bosh) gets you as close as possible to the sharks, but you can still expect a to 2-hour boat ride to reach : Sarah Theeboom. BOOK NOW! Whale Shark Tour. Swim with majestic whale sharks, the gentle giants of the oceans, as they gracefully slip through the water scooping up thousands of gallons of water and filtering out the plankton that they feed on. The juvenile whale sharks that we swim with are typically 5 m to 10 m (15 ft to 30 ft) long – huge!

    Unique Lifetime Experience Swim with the Gentle Giants. Tourist Reviews. What do tourist says about whale shark watching. An amazing memory. bittermelon of TripAdvisor. “Had mixed feelings about this place but we ended up loving it.” Fantastic once in a lifetime experience. tommomelbourne of TripAdvisor. Whale Sharks. The Whale Shark is the largest fish in the ocean. Weighing in at up to 20+ tonnes, it can grow to lengths in excess of 14m – a true ocean giant. But a gentle one. It may have a huge mouth, and can present quite an arresting sight for divers & snorkellers when it cruises along, mouth open, just below the on: R Inhambane Mozambique.

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Whale sharks by Anne Welsbacher Download PDF EPUB FB2

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