Score: 4
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The Odyssey of KP2


  • Author: Terrie M. Williams
  • Release Date : 2012-07-05
  • Genre: Biology
  • File Size: 1563737 Bytes


When a two day-old Hawaiian monk seal pup is attacked and abandoned by his mother on a beach in Kauai, environmental officials must decide if they should save the newborn animal or allow nature to take its course. But as a member of the most endangered marine mammal species in U.S. waters, Kauai Pup 2, or KP2, is too precious to lose, and he embarks on an odyssey that will take him across an ocean to the only qualified caretaker to accept the job, eminent wildlife biologist Dr. Terrie M. Williams.The local islanders see KP2 as an honored member of their community, but government agents and scientists must consider the important role he could play in gathering knowledge and data about this critically endangered and rare species. Only 1,100 Hawaiian mo...

Score: 4.5
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PRAXIS II Biology Test Prep Review--Exambusters Flash Cards


  • Author: PRAXIS II Exambusters
  • Release Date : 2016-06-01
  • Genre: Biology
  • File Size: 24151927 Bytes


"PRAXIS BIOLOGY Study Guide" 450 questions and answers (ILLUSTRATED). Essential definitions and concepts. Topics: Cells, Biochemistry and Energy, Evolution and Classification, Kingdoms: Bacteria, Fungi, Protista; Kingdom: Plantae, Kingdom: Animalia, Human Locomotion, Human Circulation and Immunology, Human Respiration and Excretion, Human Digestion, Human Nervous System, Human Endocrinology, Reproduction and Development, Genetics, Ecology [==================] ADDITIONAL GENERAL SCIENCES WORKBOOKS: "PRAXIS 2 Prep Flashcard Workbook: CHEMISTRY" 700 questions and answers. Essential definitions, formulas, concepts, and sample problems. Topics: Introduction, Matter, Atoms, Formulas, Moles, Reactions, Elements, Periodic Table, Electrons, Chemical Bonds, He...

Biology 2

Biology 2


  • Author : Judith Kinnear
  • Publisher : Jacaranda
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Biology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0701634650


Biology 2 Book Description :

Biology 2 HSC Course along with Biology 1 Preliminary Course are highly contemporary texts specifically for the Stage 6 Biology syllabus for Year 11 and 12 students in New South Wales. Written by experienced Biology educators and authors, it offers the most authoritative and in-depth coverage of the four Preliminary modules and the HSC topics, in an attractive visual format to stimulate students' interest and enhance their learning. In Biology 1 & Biology 2 the authors provide students with a solid grounding in biological concepts, an appreciation of the historical developments in the science, and fascinating insights into the people and technologies involved in current practice and research. Features Full-colour format with high-quality illustration...

Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2

Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2


  • Author : David W. Macdonald
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-02-06
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118520208


Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2 Book Description :

Following the much acclaimed success of the first volume ofKey Topics in Conservation Biology, this entirely new secondvolume addresses an innovative array of key topics in contemporaryconservation biology. Written by an internationally renownedteam of authors, Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2 addsto the still topical foundations laid in the first volume(published in 2007) by exploring a further 25 cutting-edge issuesin modern biodiversity conservation, including controversialsubjects such as setting conservation priorities, balancing thefocus on species and ecosystems, and financial mechanisms to valuebiodiversity and pay for its conservation. Other chapters, settingthe framework for conservation, address the sociology andphilosophy of peoplesâ€...

Mathematical Biology II

Mathematical Biology II


  • Author : James D. Murray
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-02-15
  • Genre: Mathematics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780387952284


Mathematical Biology II Book Description :

This richly illustrated third edition provides a thorough training in practical mathematical biology and shows how exciting mathematical challenges can arise from a genuinely interdisciplinary involvement with the biosciences. It has been extensively updated and extended to cover much of the growth of mathematical biology. From the reviews: ""This book, a classical text in mathematical biology, cleverly combines mathematical tools with subject area sciences."--SHORT BOOK REVIEWS...