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5 edition of The silent reefs. found in the catalog.

The silent reefs.

by Dorothy Cottrell

  • 380 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.C82984 Sg, PR9619 Sg
The Physical Object
Pagination241 p.
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6115799M
LC Control Number52014118
OCLC/WorldCa1582046

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This week ABC TV is broadcasting a film, Silent Sentinels which examines the coral bleaching event which took place around the world in New Australian work modelling sea surface temperatures. Brand New Book. Coral reefs are among the ocean s most ecologically important ecosystems, home to 25 of all known marine species. However, due to increasing sea surface temperatures, their continued existence in the future is uncertain. An increase in sea surface temperature causes coral bleaching, which can lead to increased coral mortality.

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The silent reefs by Dorothy Cottrell Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cottrell, Dorothy, Silent reefs. New York, Morrow, (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction.

"Coral Reefs" by Gail Gibbons is a great nonfiction book about coral reefs and the plants and animals that live there.

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Silent Reef started life as a marine conservation project but soon migrated to the land. Two decades later, as a full-fledged marine biologist, she has visited too many silent reefs.

“You’re missing out on a lot of the sounds” on a degraded reef, Kelly says. Ida Dorothy Ottley Cottrell (16 July – 29 June ), better known as Dorothy Cottrell, was an Australian in Picton, she contracted infantile paralysis as a child and spent the rest of her life in a wheelchair.

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