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Migrating animals

North America"s wild travelers

by Walker, Michael J.

  • 294 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by D. McKay Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America
    • Subjects:
    • Animal migration -- North America -- Juvenile literature,
    • Animals -- Migration

    • About the Edition

      Describes the migratory habits of more than 23 animals and discusses the reasons for and the dangers encountered during their journeys.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementMichael J. Walker.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL754 .W34
      The Physical Object
      Pagination120 p. :
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4731769M
      ISBN 100679208038
      LC Control Number78020317
      OCLC/WorldCa4667592

      Animal migration is the large-scale movement of a species from one place to another. Most species migrate during specific seasons, in search of food or water, or for mating reasons. Prior Knowledge. Recommended Prior Activities. Animal Navigation. Internal and External Migration Cues. Many Moves of Migration. Articles & Profiles. Picture Books. Animals in Winter (Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science) was written by Henrietta Bancroft and Richard G. Van Gelder and illustrated by Helen K. Davie. This book is a great introduction to what animals do while preparing for winter. While some animals migrate, others adapt to the changing season and hibernate.

      Explore our list of Animals->Migration Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. On the facing page is also a small write-up giving more detail on the animals. At the end of the book there is a map showing where each animal migrates. more detailed information on the migrating animals, a list of places to look for more information and tips from the author on activities.

        Have you ever moved? Some animals move too! And if an animal moves from one place to another for weather or food, it’s called migration! .   4K African Wildlife - Great Migration from the Serengeti to the Maasai Mara, Kenya (p 4k) - Duration: 4K Relaxation Channel 2,, views


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