Elephant Seal by Susan H. Gray,Burney Le Boeuf

By Susan H. Gray,Burney Le Boeuf

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San Diego: KidHaven Press, 2004. Leon, Vicki. A Colony of Seals: The Captivating Life of a Deep Sea Diver. Montrose, CA: London Town Press, 2005. Rhodes, Mary Jo, and David Hall. Dolphins, Seals, and Other Sea Mammals. Danbury, CT: Children’s Press, 2007. Stewart, Melissa. Seals, Sea Lions, and Walruses. Danbury, CT: Franklin Watts, 2001. html For a multimedia page including a map, sounds, and photos ROAD TO RECOVERY: E S 31 I Año Nuevo Island, 27 Año Nuevo Point, 27 babies. See pups. blubber, 8–9, 14–16 breathing, 4, 6, 25 bulls, 7–8, 9–11, 13, 18, 22 canine teeth, 17 carnivores, 17 colonies, 16, 21, 22, 27, 28 color, 11, 12 competition, 9–10 cows, 8, 11, 13, 18, 22 diving, 4–5, 12, 13, 14, 18, 24–25 dominant males, 10–11, 13 ears, 6 education, 27–28 food, 6, 11, 12, 13, 17 food chain, 17 fur, 9, 11, 12 noses, 13 government, 19–20, 27 Guadalupe Island colony, 16, 19 phocid family, 6 Piedras Blancas colony, 28 population, 21, 22, 23, 27 predators, 17–18 pups, 11–13, 21, 22, 27 harassment, 21 heart, 5 hunting, 15, 19, 20 laws, 19–21, 23, 26 length, 7, 8 life span, 18 males.

The Road to Recovery series introduces readers to some of the animals that are fighting and beginning to win the battle for survival in the 21st century. Other titles in the series include: • American Alligator • Gray Whale • Mongolian Wild Horse • American Bison • Gray Wolf • Mountain Gorilla • Golden Lion Tamarin • Karner Blue Butterfly • Whooping Crane • Gray Bat • Key Deer To guide your reading, look for these notes that will help build the understanding and skills you’ll need in the 21st century.

The Road to Recovery series introduces readers to some of the animals that are fighting and beginning to win the battle for survival in the 21st century. Other titles in the series include: • American Alligator • Gray Whale • Mongolian Wild Horse • American Bison • Gray Wolf • Mountain Gorilla • Golden Lion Tamarin • Karner Blue Butterfly • Whooping Crane • Gray Bat • Key Deer To guide your reading, look for these notes that will help build the understanding and skills you’ll need in the 21st century.

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