Earth's Aquarium: Discover 15 Real-Life Water Worlds (Hardcover)

Earth's Aquarium: Discover 15 Real-Life Water Worlds By Alexander C. Kaufman, Mariana Rodrigues (Illustrator) Cover Image
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A beautiful, oversize nonfiction book about aquatic life, filled with facts and presented in vibrant full-color illustrations

Discover the wonder of 15 real–life aquatic habitats all around the world, from mysterious deepwater vents to majestic coral reefs, teeming with life.
Award–winning environmental writer Alexander C. Kaufman takes us on a tour of rainforest waterways, oyster reefs, seagrass meadows, and more, then introduces the incredible species that live there, each specially adapted to their unique ecosystems.
The following habitats are featured in this book:

Channel Islands National Park, United States – Kelp Forests
Chesapeake Bay, United States – Oyster Reefs
Gulf of Saint Lawrence River, Canada – Estuaries
Amazon River, South America – Fast-moving Freshwater 
North Pacific Ocean – Open Water
Wadden Sea, Northern Europe – Mudflats
Phang Nga Bay, Thailand – Mangrove Forests
Wadi el Gemal, Egypt – Seagrass Meadows
Great Barrier Reef, Australia – Coral Reefs
Southern Ocean – Sea Ice
Drowned Land of Saeftinghe, Netherlands – Salt Marshes
Lake Baikal, Russia – Slow-moving Freshwater 
Norfolk Broads, United Kingdom – Wetlands
Galápagos Rift, Ecuador – Vents and Seeps
Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy – Deepwater 

About the Author

Alexander C. Kaufman is an award–winning senior reporter at HuffPost, where he writes about climate change, environmental policy, and politics. A Long Island native, he lives in Queens, New York with Amanda Luz Henning Santiago and a cat named Ashitaka. Mariana Rodrigues creates rich and magical illustrations which are inspired by her love of nature and its surreal forms, real and imagined. She has earned clients in the form of Bombay Sapphire, Absolut, Nespresso, and Adobe. She lives in London.

Praise For…

"The text is information rich. . .Rodrigues’ paintings are noteworthy." 
— Kirkus Reviews

Product Details
ISBN: 9781419752896
ISBN-10: 1419752898
Publisher: Magic Cat
Publication Date: September 28th, 2021
Pages: 80
Language: English