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|Material Type:||Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
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|Target Audience:||Juvenile Audience|
|Description:||1 online resource.|
|Series Title:||Earth's Endangered Animals Ser.; Science Reference Center.|
Monk seals are living fossils & mdash;they have not changed in 15 million years & mdash;but may not survive this century! They are critically endangered. Only two species are still alive & mdash;the Hawaiian monk seal and the Mediterranean monk seal. Both are easily disturbed by people. In this attractive book filled with photographs and illustrations, children will discover:<br /> & bull; how monk seal bodies have adapted to ocean life<br /> & bull; how these seals find food<br /> & bull; the dangers they face in their ocean habitats<br /> & bull; how people are helping them.