Coral reefs are living things made up of tiny coral polyps and are unique, delicately balanced ecosystems that provide homes to hundreds of species of plants and animals, but environmental threats have put these amazing life forms in jeopardy; this book examines what lives in coral reefs, how they form and how can we save them. Simultaneous.
Coral reefs are beautiful underwater cities that bustle with excitement and activity. From clown fish to spiny lobsters, hundreds of plants and animals live on coral reefs, making them one of nature's greatest treasures. What happens during a typical day in these marine metropolises? Read and find out!
Number of Pages: 32
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Science + Nature / Water (Oceans + Lakes + etc.), Science + Nature / Env Science + Ecosystems, Animals / Marine Life
Series Title: Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science. Stage 2
Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Wendy Pfeffer
Street Date: September 1, 2009
Item Number (DPCI): 248-31-8382