North Carolina's amazing coast : natural wonders, from alligators to zoeas /

Fun and learning come together in North Carolina's Amazing Coast, an inviting collection of one hundred short, self-contained features about the flora, fauna, and natural history of that fascinating place where land meets sea. Each page includes a full-color illustration and breezy, fact-filled...

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Main Author: Bryant, David, 1953-
Corporate Author: North Carolina Sea Grant College Program.
Other Authors: Davidson, George, 1952-, Kirby-Hathaway, Terri., Angione, Kathleen.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Athens : The University of Georgia Press : Published in cooperation with North Carolina Sea Grant, [2013]
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Online Access:CONNECT
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Summary:Fun and learning come together in North Carolina's Amazing Coast, an inviting collection of one hundred short, self-contained features about the flora, fauna, and natural history of that fascinating place where land meets sea. Each page includes a full-color illustration and breezy, fact-filled commentary on coastal wildlife from fifty-foot-long northern right whales to single-cell plankton, from shy red wolves to overbearingly sociable sand gnats. Readers will learn about the super-sized fox squirrel, the acting talents of the hognose snake, the health benefits of eating pawpaws, the importa.
Physical Description:1 online resource
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:9780820345796
0820345792