Secrets of the Coral Reefs
Exploring the Underwater WondersBook - 2004
This is the first book to provide an intimate portrait of the activity and change that a coral reef and the life it supports go through in a 24-hour period. Rick Sammon takes the reader on an undersea adventure around the world. Introductory chapters on coral reefs and their conservation transport the reader from the Indian Ocean to Australia's Great Barrier Reef with images of sea lions and sharks in the Galapagos Islands, octopi in Tahiti, manta rays in the Fiji Islands, and barracuda and sharks in the Bahamas. Secrets of the Coral Reefs is an intriguing and unique glimpse into the world of the coral reef that will awe readers who are curious about life beneath the seas. About the Author: Rick Sammon is the author of 23 books and more than 1,000 newspaper and magazine articles and is the host of 30 television programs on cable and satellite TV. Sammon leads photo workshops around the world and has dived in most of the world's oceans.
Publisher: Stillwater, Minn. : Voyageur Press, 2004, c1995
Edition: 1st pbk. ed
Branch Call Number: 577.7 Sammon
Characteristics: 120 p. : ill. ; 25 cm