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Ecology and Behavior of the Manatee (Trichechus Manatus) in Florida (Trichechus Manatus in Florida)

Daniel S. Hartman

Ecology and Behavior of the Manatee (Trichechus Manatus) in Florida (Trichechus Manatus in Florida)

by Daniel S. Hartman

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Published by Amer Soc Mammalogists .
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  • Nature/Ecology

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    FormatHardcover
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    Open LibraryOL11548030M
    ISBN 100943612047
    ISBN 109780943612041
    OCLC/WorldCa233580892

    In this book, manatee expert John E. Reynolds III and famed photographer Wayne Lynch join forces to reveal the clearest portrait of manatees ever published. Florida Manatees is a song for the manatee, a celebration of the lives of these majestic creatures.   With manatees' reclassification from “endangered” to “threatened” under the U.S. Endangered Species Act announced Ma people of all ages have expressed renewed curiosity about the future of these gentle giants. The new book “Florida Manatees: Biology, Behavior, and Conservation” by Dr. John Reynolds of Mote Marine Laboratory provides an updated look into the .

    In this book, the approach to conservation of the Florida manatee is interesting. It covers such diverse and interesting subjects ranging from the biology of the species to examples of modified human behavior that have benefited manatee populations. Unfortunately, laws in many places are difficult to enforce and some, like the West Indian manatee, is still an endangered species. The West Indian manatee is composed of two subspecies — the Antillean manatee (found from Cuba and Mexico to Brazil) and the Florida manatee (found primarily in Florida but ranges from Texas to Rhode Island).

    Ecology and Behavior of the Florida Manatee. Jan ; D S Hartman; The book begins with a discussion of how manatees evolved and their relationship with man throughout history. Included is an.   florida manatees biology, behavior, and conservation john e. reynolds iii photographs by wayne lynch M A photographic journey into the secret world of Florida’s beloved manatee.


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Ecology and Behavior of the Manatee (Trichechus Manatus) in Florida (Trichechus Manatus in Florida) by Daniel S. Hartman Download PDF EPUB FB2

In this book, manatee expert John E. Reynolds III and famed photographer Wayne Lynch join forces to reveal the clearest portrait of manatees ever published. Florida Manatees is a song for the manatee, a celebration of the lives of these majestic creatures.

Reynolds's concise, informative text shares what scientists know about manatees, while /5(8). Ecology and behavior of the Manatee (Trichechus manatus) in Florida / Related Titles.

Series: Special publication (American Society of Mammalogists) ; no. Hartman, Daniel Stanwood, American Society of Mammalogists. Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication info. Ecology and Behavior of the Manatee (Trichechus Manatus) in Florida book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(2).

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Ecology and behavior of the manatee (Trichechus manatus) in Florida. [Pittsburgh, Pa.]: American Society of Mammalogists, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Daniel S Hartman.

The book measures 9" x 11" and is filled with pages of colorful photos and illuminating text that discusses manatees and their environment. John E. Reynolds III was a senior scientist at Mote Marine Laboratory's Manatee Research Program and the former chair of the U.S. Marine Mammal Commission.

Manatee babies nurse from their mothers while underwater. Manatees can squeal. Often with excitement (see the surfing fact, above), but also when they’re scared. They squeal to communicate with other manatees. We want you to enjoy your manatee tour with us, but we do have some important rules: Never, never, never approach a manatee.

Let it. Manatees (family Trichechidae, genus Trichechus) are large, fully aquatic, mostly herbivorous marine mammals sometimes known as sea cows. There are three accepted living species of Trichechidae, representing three of the four living species in the order Sirenia: the Amazonian manatee (Trichechus inunguis), the West Indian manatee (Trichechus manatus), and the West African manatee (Trichechus Class: Mammalia.

Manatee Book List Books for Young Readers: Ecology and Behavior of the Manatee (Trichechus manatus) in Florida by Daniel S. Hartman American Society of Mammalogists Save the Manatee Club's mission is to protect imperiled manatees and their aquatic habitat for future generations.

We are a nonprofit (c)(3) organization, and our Federal. Manatees, the gentle giants of Florida’s lagoons and coastal habitats, can bring a smile to the face of anybody lucky enough to spy one. As manatees dip and roll through the water, crowds gather to watch them feed on aquatic vegetation.

Whether they are congregating by the hundreds or resting or feeding alone, viewing these sea cows can provide anyone interested in nature with hours of.

Daniel S. Hartman is the author of Ecology and Behavior of the Manatee (Trichechus Manatus) in Florida ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published /5(2). Ecology of the Florida Manatee (Trichechus manatus latirostris) Abstract This paper examines the thermal refuges, effects of coastal storms and winter aggregation behavior on the Florida manatee (Trichechus manatus latirostris).

The Florida manatee is a subspecies of the West Indian Manatee (Trichechus manatus) typically found in the. Ecology and behavior of the Manatee (Trichechus manatus) in Florida Ecology and behavior of the Manatee (Trichechus manatus) in Florida by Hartman, Daniel Stanwood, Publication date Topics Manatees, Mammals This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library.

Pages: Full text of "Ecology and behavior of the Manatee (Trichechus manatus) in Florida" See other formats. Excursions and Talks. The Estuarium at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab hosts a number of events for the public.

The free, twice-monthly Boardwalk Talk program offers the public a chance to engage with the experts at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab. The Summer Excursion program takes visitors into the habitats studied by our marine scientists, researchers, and students at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab.

Get this from a library. Florida manatees: biology, behavior, and conservation. [John Elliott Reynolds; Wayne Lynch] -- "Manatees, the gentle giants of Florida's lagoons and coastal habitats, can bring a smile to the face of anybody lucky enough to spy one.

As manatees dip. Florida Manatees is a song for the manatee, a celebration of the lives of these majestic creatures.

Reynolds's concise, informative text shares what scientists know about manatees, while Lynch's beautiful photographs instantly demonstrate how special these "potatoes with whiskers" really are. John E. Reynolds III is the senior scientist at Mote Marine Laboratory's Manatee Research Program and the former chair of the US Marine Mammal Commission.

He is the coeditor of Marine Mammal Research: Conservation beyond Crisis and the coauthor of Mysterious Manatees. Wayne Lynch is a renowned and widely published professional wildlife.

The West Indian Manatee (Trichechus manatus) or "sea cow", also known as North American manatee, is the largest surviving member of the aquatic mammal order Sirenia (which also includes the dugong and the extinct Steller's sea cow).It is further divided into two subspecies, the Florida manatee (T.

latirostris) and the Antillean or Caribbean manatee (T. manatus), based on genetic and Class: Mammalia. Manatees are aquatic mammals that can live in saltwater and freshwater.

The manatee biome includes slow-moving rivers, bays, estuaries and coastal marshes. The North American manatee habitat and range goes from Florida and the Gulf of Mexico all the way up to waters off the coast of Massachusetts. Berta and Sumich have succeeded yet again in creating superior marine reading!

This book is a succinct yet comprehensive text devoted to the systematics, evolution, morphology, ecology, physiology, and behavior of marine mammals. The first edition, considered the leading text in the field, is required reading for all marine biologists concerned with marine mammals.4/5(2).The manatee tour and dive in Crystal River offers a unique look into the behavior and environment of the shy manatee.

Snorkeling takes you into this exquisite mammal’s world for passive observation. Florida’s manatee is a subspecies of the West Indian manatee and a protected species. Chapter 16 ~ Manatee Chapter 17 ~ Short-Tailed Hawk Chapter 18 ~ Peregrine Falcon Chapter 19 ~ North American River Otter Chapter 20 ~Pinewoods Treefrog Chapter 21 ~ Cottonmouth Snake.

Section V – Practical Ecology Practical Vegetation Sampling. Appendix A – Glossaries of Ecological Terms. Glossary 1 – Basic Ecology Glossary 2.