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Tiger Sharks & Other Dangerous Animals (Young Observer)

Anita Ganeri

Tiger Sharks & Other Dangerous Animals (Young Observer)

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Econo-Clad Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Science,
  • Dangerous animals,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Miscellanea,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10951048M
    ISBN 10061314340X
    ISBN 109780613143400


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Tiger Sharks & Other Dangerous Animals (Young Observer) by Anita Ganeri Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Tiger sharks and other dangerous animals. [Anita Ganeri] -- Provides information on different dangerous animals that attack through poison and are maneaters or disease carriers, with chapter quizzes and a glossary. Tiger sharks and other dangerous animals (Young observer) by Anita Ganeri,Scholastic Inc edition, in EnglishPages: Become an armchair marine biologist.

This photo-illustrated book describes the tiger shark, or as some call it, the garbage can of the sea. Explains their life cycle, how they hunt prey, and their ocean habitat.

Includes information about how dangerous of a predator this shark is and how we can stay safe in the ocean with : Allan Morey. Tiger sharks and other dangerous animals.

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes. Click to read more about Tiger sharks and Other Dangerous Animals (Young Observer) by Anita Ganeri. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers3/5.

These dangerous hunters can hide in plain sight. Packed with fascinating facts and photos that will test childrenÍs detective skills, this book will engage emergent readers as they learn how tiger sharks are adapted for survival. A section of the book highlights other sharks that are camouflaged to blend in with the ocean.

The book I read was surviving sharks and other dangerous animals by Allan Zullo. This book was about 10 animal attacks. A couple of the attacks were a shark attack, a bear attack, Etc.

Most of the attacks happened as human causes. I like to this book/5(28). Tiger Sharks. Informational (nonfiction), 54 words, Level D (Grade 1), Lexile L. Tiger sharks are such amazing animals. Tiger Sharks teaches readers about one of the largest sharks in the ocean.

While reading the interesting facts about this fish, students will also enjoy the detailed photographs on each page. Use this book to teach. All About The World's Deadliest Creatures - Snakes, Spiders, Sharks, Crocodiles, Insects, Lions, Tigers, Bears, Bees and More!: Another ‘All About’ Book Books - Animals - Dangerous and Deadly) - Kindle edition by Madison, Jordyn.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading All About Reviews: Tiger sharks are aggressive predators, famous for eating just about anything they find or are able to capture.

They have been known to eat many Tiger Sharks & Other Dangerous Animals book fishes and invertebrates, seabirds, sea turtles, some marine mammals, stingrays and other rays, smaller sharks, sea snakes, and scavenged dead animals, among other things. Tiger Sharks. Informational (nonfiction), 72 words, Spanish Level E (Grade 1), Lexile L.

Tiger sharks are such amazing animals. Tiger Sharks teaches readers about one of the largest sharks in the ocean. While reading the interesting facts about this fish, students will also enjoy the detailed photographs on each page. Use this book to teach.

I had the pleasure of diving with Tiger Sharks for a week off the Bahamian coast. As a person who grew up terrified of the water and more specifically sharks, this was a life changing adventure.

During my week with the Tigers, I learned that yes i. Reproduction of the Tiger Shark. Like many other species, tiger sharks reach sexual maturity once they reach a specific size, rather than age. Females begin to reproduce at around 8 ft.

long or more, and males at around ft. long. They have a very slow reproductive rate, and females only breed once every 3.

Read on to find out more about Australia's most dangerous animals. Sharks. Sharks love Australian waters, and the country has a "perfect storm" of factors that make deadly attacks more common than elsewhere: More people go swimming at the beaches here, it has a high diversity of sharks, and the sharks are especially deadly.

In fact, the country. One of the largest sharks in the world, the tiger shark (Galeocerdo cuvier) is named for the characteristic, vertical striped markings that run along the length of its body. These markings are most pronounced in juvenile tiger sharks, but fade with age, being generally absent in adults of over three metres in length.

Due to their large size, predatory prowess and indiscernible palette, tiger sharks have very few, if any, natural predators. More dangerous to the population of tiger sharks are humans, who hunt the shark for its fins, teeth, skin and flesh. Tiger sharks also contain high amounts of vitamin A in the.

The tiger shark is one of the most dangerous sharks to humans in terms of number of attacks recorded, second only to the white shark. They are curious and aggressive in contact with humans and they are the largest of the requiem sharks. Other common names include the leopard shark, maneater shark, and spotted shark.

Size. The tiger shark, Galeocerdo cuvier, is a species of requiem shark and the only member of the genus ly known as sea tigers, tiger sharks are relatively large macropredators, capable of attaining a length of over 5 m (16 ft).

It is found in many tropical and temperate waters, and is especially common around central Pacific islands. Its name derives from the dark stripes down its.

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Reading Time: 4 minutes Tiger Sharks and Great Whites are two of the biggest and most powerful predators on earth. They sit squarely at the top of the food chain, and eat anything that swims their way: dolphins, turtles, other Sharks – even boats, if you believe what they say in the movies.

Tiger sharks and Other Dangerous Animals (Young Observer) by Anita Ganeri The Last Unicorn: A Search for One of Earth's Rarest Creatures by William DeBuys Priceless: The Vanishing Beauty of A Fragile Planet by Bradley Trevor Greive. Awesome animal adventures: Swimming with tiger sharks in the Bahamas.

tiger sharks are the second most-dangerous shark in the ocean, with great whites coming in at No. In other. Sharks are a common bycatch animal, meaning that they get swept up in fishing operations targeting other sea creatures.

Longlines, which can extend for miles and contain thousands of. In this activity, your students will learn why tiger sharks are ideally suited to life underwater.

About Tiger Sharks. Diet: Fish, including other sharks; turtles, seals, seabirds, dolphins, sea snakes, crabs, lobsters, snails, jellyfish, and human rubbish Size: 9 ¾–20 feet (similar to a. It turns out, sharks and other scary creatures aren't actually that deadly.

The post 9 Animals That Aren’t as Dangerous as You Think appeared first on Reader's Digest. Jan 6, - Watch a diver's up-close encounter with a curious tiger shark.

Swimming off the coast of Florida, this particular shark is known as DJenny, identified in part by a little freckle next to her left eye.

Tiger sharks are found throughout tropical and temperate waters around the world and are known for their indiscriminate stomachs. These large fish can grow up to 25 feet in length. The tiger shark (Galeocerdo cuvier) is the world’s most dangerous shark, after the great white.

Tiger sharks belong to one of the most popular shark families: the requiem sharks; and is the only extant member of the genus Galeocerdo. They get their name from the dark stripes which resemble a tiger’s pattern seen mainly in juveniles. As these sharks mature, the lines begin to fade and. As well as having a large population of tiger sharks, the bay contains many other species of shark and at least six different species of venomous sea snake.

Despite sea snakes being highly venomous, the olive-headed sea snake and the bar-bellied sea snake are common prey for tiger sharks, which aren’t affected by the venom.

The tiger shark (Galeocerdo cuvier) is a species of requiem shark and the only extant member of the genus is a large macropredator, capable of attaining a length over 5 m (16 ft 5 in).

Populations are found in many tropical and temperate waters, especially around central Pacific islands. Its name derives from the dark stripes down its body, which resemble a tiger's pattern, but.

Start by marking “All About Sharks - Great Whites, Tiger Sharks, Bull Sharks, Hammerheads and More Sharks. - Man Eaters: Another ‘All About’ Book in the Children’s Picture Books - Marine Animals, Children's Books)” as Want to Read/5(11).

Tiger sharks have a life span of 20 to 50 years and usually spend that time close to the equator in warmer waters. The are known to swim into shallower waters, but have been seen at 3, feet depths.

While the Tiger shark prefers warm waters, they have been spotted off the coast of New South Wales in warm seasons. Also Australia. Tiger sharks hunt mostly at night, so be sure to dive with them only during the day, when they will be much more calm and less dangerous. They are also typically solitary in nature.

They consume a wide variety of marine species, from crustaceans and squid, to sea turtles and sea snakes, as well as dolphins, smaller sharks, seals, and birds, and. Stuffed Animals. While everyone is worried about the threat posed by real sharks, it’s stuffed sharks that are actually a bigger threat.

Every year there are 22 deaths a year associated with stuffed animals. These cute toys can create both tripping and choking hazards. These fake animals cause nearly five times as many deaths as real sharks. No, not at all, not even close. There are several points co consider.

There is a very very small number of shark attacks globally each year. The number of shark attacks that are fatal is something like 5 people globally.

Consider some “harml. They can reach an astonishing length of over five meters. Their size alone commands respect. Since tiger sharks can be really curious, they are not shy around humans. They eat virtually anything, including other sharks, sea birds, crustaceans, even carrion and a wide array of refuse has been found in the stomachs of tiger sharks.

The sharks prefer a secure environment, so many of the shipwrecks in the area make excellent homes for these placid sharks. The wrecks that are most popular with tiger sharks are the Atlas, the Aeolus, and the Spar, among several others.

Hawaii, USA. Dive with tiger sharks in Hawaii, especially around the capital city of Honolulu on Oahu. Tiger Sharks range in size from 10 to 14 feet ( to meters) long. They weigh on average between to 1, pounds ( to kilograms). However, one especially large female Tiger Shark found off the coast of Australian measured 18 feet ( meters) and 3, pounds (1, kilograms).

SHARK ACADEMY: The Tiger Shark. Biology Tiger sharks feast on songbirds, study shows. Tiger sharks are among the most dangerous shark species for humans. But a new study shows that songbirds are far more likely to fall victim to.

You're probably familiar with the great white shark, but how much do you know about these other big sharks: blacktip, tiger, sand tiger, galapagos, and whale. Those are just five of roughly shark species found in our oceans. And they're doing their part to keep the oceans healthy by keeping fish populations in into SharkFest on Nat Geo how you compare in size to various.

Another favorite story is about the week spent photographing Nile Crocodiles in the Okavango Delta, Botswana. The full story is in the book and too complex to tell here, but the diving, in 53 degree, knot, river water with typically 3- 6 feet of viz, was very technical in nature; not because of using different gas or equipment, but due to the number one rule in croc diving – they feed on.

Large, aggressive sharks that feed on seals and other marine mammals—great whites, bull sharks, and tiger sharks—are the ones most likely to .Behavior. The sand shark has a unique hunting strategy. It is able to gulp air from above the surface and collect the air in its enables it to become buoyant and approach its prey virtually motionless.

During the day, the sand shark stays mostly inactive, but at night, it becomes active and resumes hunting activities. Its staple is small fish, but it eats crustaceans and squid, as. This species of shark can be found in shallow waters along the coast of warm, tropical climates. Between andnearly tiger sharks were systematically culled to protect the tourism industry, but the attacks on man did not decrease.

The Tiger Shark will eat anything.