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Killer whales

by Seymour Simon

  • 191 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by SeaStar Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Killer whale -- Juvenile literature,
  • Killer whale,
  • Whales

  • About the Edition

    An introduction to the physical characteristics, behavior, and life cycle of the killer whale.

    Edition Notes

    StatementSeymour Simon.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesSeeMore readers
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.C432 S55 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17919851M
    ISBN 101587171414, 1587171422
    LC Control Number2001054155

    This is an informational book for students to learn about killer whales. This book can be read as a whole group or in literacy centers.. Downloads. Killer Whales book. Subject. Reading, Vocabulary, Short Stories. Grade Levels. 1 st, 2 nd, 3 rd. Resource Type. Guided Reading Books, Literacy Center Ideas. April & May is peak season and our favorite time of year. As Gray Whale mothers and calves migrate north Killer Whales flock to Monterey Bay, a strategic hunting area. Last year we saw over 12 predation events! This is "Killer Whale Thanksgiving" when family groups of Killer Whales come together to feast on their favorite food.

    Does the electronic version of the book completely replace the paper version? Of course not. Best of all, if after reading an e-book, you buy a paper version of Killer Whales (SeeMore Readers: Level 1 Series). Read the book on paper - it is quite a powerful experience. They are, indeed, whales with a culture. In killer whale societies, as in our own, identity is defined by the company you keep and what you do. It’s staggering to imagine how is a completely different killer whale – in fact, several. Killer whales are also called orcas. Many of us who have seen this animal relentlessly battering their.

    Killer whales have around 45 teeth (each around centimeters long), which are shaped for ripping and tearing prey. Instead of chewing their food, they take one big gulp – and believe it or not, these brilliant beasts can swallow small seals and sea lions whole! Bigger prey is . "A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of killer whales, Earth's deadliest dolphins. Also included is a story from folklore explaining the killer whale's creation"--Provided by publisher.


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Killer whales book was a good book about the lives of orca's also known as killer whales. would recommend this book if your interested in information about them. flag Like · see review. Nov 14, Marcos rated it did not like it.

No pasé del 5%. Blanquea el cautiverio de orcas. Mal/5(21). Erich Hoyt and his colleagues spent seven summers following these intelligent and playful creatures in the waters off northern Vancouver Island, intent on dispelling the killer myth.

Orca: The Whale Called Killer is Hoyt's exciting account of those summers of adventure and discovery, and the definitive, classic work on the orca or killer scrapbookingnadiastpierre.com by: Hargrove also you certain facts about killer whales, such as the etymology of the words "killer whale" and "orca" as well as what the parts of an orca are called.

Hargrove touches on the controversial documentary "Blackfish" and his contributions to and opinion of said documentary. Overall, Hargrove's "Beneath the Surface" is an excellent Cited by: 4. Orca: Visions of the Killer Whale Hardcover – October 1, a Northern fiord, diving underwater with astonishing grace, or hurtling their bodies skyward in a leaping breach, killer whales have long been admired as one of the most intriguing and mysterious of all animals.

This lavishly illustrated portrait of the killer whale, or orca Reviews: 7. Killer Whales: The Natural History and Genealogy of Orcinus Orca in British Columbia and Washington State by John K. Ford, Graeme M. Ellis, Kenneth C. Balcomb, III The authors have been studying killer whales since the early s.

The story of the Davidson family and the killer whales was dramatised by Tom Mead in the book Killers of Eden. Inthe Australian Broadcasting Corporation produced a documentary, Killers in Eden, based on a book of the same name. Take a deep dive and learn all about killer whales - from what they like to eat to how they care for their young.

Click here for a library of killer whale resources. Killer whales also avoided the surrounding waters. High-intensity sonar used by the Navy disturbs killer whales along with other marine mammals.

Killer whales are popular with whale watchers, which may stress the whales and alter their behaviour, particularly if. Killers In Eden: The True Story Of Killer Whales And Their Remarkable Partnership With The Whalers Of Twofold Bay by Danielle Clode (Goodreads Author) avg rating — 24 ratings.

Jun 07,  · John Hargrove was a senior trainer of killer whales at SeaWorld John Hargrove "I want to talk about aggression," Ferrer said, referencing a video clip of one of the trainers with a whale.

John Hargrove is a former senior killer whale trainer for SeaWorld and supervisor of killer whale training at Marineland of Antibes in France. Hargrove appeared in the documentary Blackfish, wrote a book about his experiences in Beneath the Surface, and has campaigned in support of legislation in California and New York to end the practice of keeping killer whales in scrapbookingnadiastpierre.comtion: (former) SeaWorld Trainer.

Books About Whales, Dolphins and Various Marine Animals. The Lost Whale is a book that tells the story of a killer whale named “Luna” who loses track of his pod and chooses to befriend humans as a way to maintain his social life and identity.

Jul 21,  · The killer whale or orca (Orcinus orca) is a toothed whale belonging to the oceanic dolphin family, of which it is the largest member. Killer whales are found in all oceans, from Arctic and.

A non-fiction book all about whales. A creative commons book from Mustard Seed Books. Word CountGuided Reading Level G. By Elizabeth Kim. Sample Text from Whales: Whales are the biggest animals on the planet, even bigger than elephants!.

Sep 01,  · Killer Whales book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Presents information on the physical characteristics, life cycle, and /5.

Feb 06,  · Intersection host Mark Simpson talks with author David Kirby about his book, "Death at Seaworld: Shamu and the Dark Side of Killer Whales in Captivity." Shamu and the Dark Side of Killer. Humans and killer whales have a long and complicated history, one that David Neiwert describes forcefully and eloquently in this fascinating and highly readable book.

David Kirby One of the most comprehensive works to date for anyone who has become enthralled by this magnificent animal/5. Apr 19,  · Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish. 18 5 1. There really wasn't much. It only contained two pages about dolphins.

Technically, killer whales are the largest members of the dolphin family (which is part of the cetacean group to which whales belong) but trainers and even most scientists refer to /5. KILLER WHALES - Physical Characteristics Discover animal, environmental, and zoological career facts as you explore in-depth topic coverage via SeaWorld, Busch Gardens, and Discovery Cove's on-line information books.

Killer Whale vs. Great White Shark Compare and Contrast printable to model for students how to identify comparisons and contrasts.

Project the page on a whiteboard or pass out copies to students. Then model how to identify how whales and sharks are alike and different on pages of the book. Model.

Whales and sharks both live in the ocean. Orcas, or killer whales, are the largest of the dolphins and one of the world's most powerful predators. They're immediately recognizable by their distinctive black-and-white coloring.Killer Whales The Orcas of the Pacific Ocean (Book): Nielsen, Nancy J.: Presents general facts about the killer whale, as well as information about killer whale behavior.

Killer Whales The Orcas of the Pacific Ocean (Book): Nielsen, Nancy J.: Presents general facts about the killer whale, as well as information about killer whale behavior.Dolphins and whales are closely related. Orcas were given the name ‘killer whale’ by ancient sailors’ observations of groups of orcas hunting and preying on larger whale species.

They called orcas asesina ballenas, or ‘whale killer’ – a term that was eventually flipped around to the easier ‘killer whale’.