The Humpback Whale (Wildlife of North America)

by Randy Frahm

Publisher: Capstone Press

Written in English
Published: Pages: 48 Downloads: 477
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Subjects:

  • Animals - Marine Life,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Nature / Guide Books
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7658294M
ISBN 100516209361
ISBN 109780516209364
OCLC/WorldCa36485804

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Songs of the Humpback Whale is a powerful and sensitive novel of family life that questions how songs are passed down from male speaker to male speaker, but also examines the female tradition of listening that women unconsciously pass on to their daughters.

Book club discussion questions for Songs of the Humpback Whale. he Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary lies within the shallow, warm waters surrounding the main Hawaiian Islands and is one of the world’s most important humpback whale habitats.

Hawai‘i is the only place in the United States where humpback whales mate, calve, and nurse their young. Every year, from. Humpback whale numbers were severely reduced before the ban on commercial whaling, but the numbers in many population groups have since improved.

Today, the biggest threats to humpback. Join us to Swim with Humpback Whales in Tahiti. We offer personally escorted, small whale swimming group tours in Moorea, as this island is known as the ‘humpback whale nursery’ and has the most humpback whales in the area during the season in French Polynesia.

Humpbacks are seen around other islands, but they are only passing through. The powerful debut novel from New York Times best-selling author Jodi Picoult, Songs of the Humpback Whale is a moving story of love and family told through the eyes of five people: Jane Jones, her daughter Rebecca, and three very different men in their lives.

After a watershed moment in their marriage, Jane leaves Oliver, her renowned marine. Songs of the Humpback Whale WSP Readers Guide Introduction Jodi Picoult's richly literary novel Songs of the Humpback Whale tells the story of a fragile family and one woman's voyage towards self-discovery.

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In October a forty-five-foot long, forty-ton humpback whale wandered into San Francisco Bay and for twenty-six days struggled mightily to find his way back to the ocean. This true, illustrated story of Humphrey's adventure has been a children's favorite for more than twenty-five years.5/5(2).

Oh, no. A baby humpback whale is stuck on a rocky island. Join Diego as he twists and turns in this adventure through the rainforest and ocean.

After. Humpback whale, a baleen whale known for its elaborate courtship songs and displays. They usually range from 12 to 16 meters in length and weigh about 36 metric tons. The body is black on the upper surface, with a variable amount of white below, and it has.

The Years of the North Atlantic Humpback Project in to and the follow-up project, More North Atlantic Humpbacks, in to were international collaborations to monitor humpback whale populations, investigate human-caused deaths, and conduct various other surveys, including research on humpback songs, across many humpback habitats.

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Humpback Whale Activity Book Document Size: KB Description: This activity book teaches basic information about humpback whale behavior and biology. Seabirds & Shorebirds of Hawai`i Activity Book Document Size: MB Description: This activity book teaches students the about the seabirds and shorebirds that live in and migrate to Hawai`i.

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Songs of the Humpback Whale: A Novel in Five Voices, published inwas Jodi Picoult's first novel. Set inthe story spans the journey of three family members from San Diego, California to Stow, Massachusetts as they discover the reasons their family broke apart and the need for each other that drives them back together.

Humphrey the Lost Whale by Wendy Tokunda is a heart-warming story about a humpback whale who became lost and stuck in the Sacramento River and how a group of scientists worked together to help Humphrey find his way.

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Buy a cheap copy of Songs of the Humpback Whale: A Novel in book by Jodi Picoult. Sometimes finding your own voice is a matter of listening to the heart. Jodi Picoult's powerful novel portrays an emotionally charged marriage that changes Free shipping over $Cited by: 9. This is the incredible moment a humpback whale feeds just feet away from docked boats showing off his giant mouth.

Humpback Whale Nomenclature Book illustrates and describes 12 parts of a humpback whale: humpback whale, eye, mouth, blowholes, baleen plates, ventral grooves, pectoral fins, dorsal fins, dorsal ridge, flukes, caudal peduncle, and tubercles.

The humpback whale is in color, the individual parts are a. The humpback whale takes its common name from the distinctive hump on its back. Its long pectoral fins inspired its scientific name, Megaptera, which means “big-winged.” Humpback whales are a favorite of whale watchers―they are often surface active, jumping out of the water and slapping the surface with their pectoral fins or tails.

Learn a few tidbits about the fascinating humpback whale, then book your whale-watch tour (November through April annually) and enjoy: • The humpback whale is the fifth largest of the great whales. • When preparing for a deep dive, humpbacks arch their back and raise their tail flukes above the water.The humpback whale is a mammal which belongs to the baleen whale suborder.

An adult usually ranges between 12–16 m (39–52 ft) long and weighs approximat kilograms (79, pounds), or 36 tonnes (40 short tons). It is well known for its breaching, its unusually long front fins, and its complex whale song. The humpback whale lives in oceans and seas around the for: Entering San Francisco Bay during.

In October a forty-five-foot long, forty-ton humpback whale wandered into San Francisco Bay and for twenty-six days struggled mightily to find his way back to the ocean.