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Dolphins

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Publisher:
Smithsonian ;
Pub. Date:
c2009.
Language:
English
Description

Friendly and fascinating, dolphins are one of nature's most intelligent animals. They live in families called pods and can make a series of 2,000 high-pitched clicks to locate fish in the water. Despite their beauty and playfulness, dolphins face serious dangers from commercial fishing and human activity. It's vital that people support governmental laws to protect these wonderful creatures.

Award-winning science writer Seymour Simon has teamed up with the Smithsonian Institution to give you an expert view of these clever, curious, and mischievous mammals in a full-color photographic introduction.

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ISBN:
9780060283933
9780060283940
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 5.8, 0.5 Points
Lexile Code:
NC: Non-Conforming
Lexile Score:
1040
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title_short Dolphins
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