Explore the Southeast National Marine Sanctuaries with Jean-Michel Cousteau
Florida Keys/Gray's Reef/Flower Garden Banks
Based on the famed French explorer's film series, Jean-Michel Cousteau: Ocean Adventures, these are the definitive guides to America's thirteen National Marine Sanctuaries and its one Marine National Monument. Each of the four books conducts a grand adventure through one of the four regions of the National Marine Sanctuary system, combining engaging descriptions, stunning four-color photography, and behind-the-scenes stories from the Ocean Futures Society expedition team. Insightful inquiries into the health of the world's oceans are provided along with an overview of several incredible underwater treasures. Conveying the beauty of the ocean and the specific measures being put into effect to preserve it, this inspirational collection also features detailed, practical information for planning visits to the sanctuaries.
Praise For Explore the Southeast National Marine Sanctuaries with Jean-Michel Cousteau: Florida Keys/Gray's Reef/Flower Garden Banks…
"Jean-Michel [Cousteau] is the authoritative servant on the sea for our generation and future generations. This incredible series will be beneficial in getting the word out about the importance of protecting our oceans and the marine life that call it home." Robert Lyn Nelson, artist and environmentalist
"Other books on the marine sanctuaries are technical and specialized. This attractive guide for lay readers will interest divers, photographers, tourists, conservationists, and marine biology buffs." Library Journal (February 1, 2011)
Ocean Publishing (FL), 9780982694015, 194pp.
Publication Date: April 1, 2011