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Author Williams, Terrie M.
Title The odyssey of KP2 : an orphan seal, a marine biologist, and the fight to save a species / Terrie M. Williams.
Published New York : Penguin Press, 2012.
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 Floor4  QL737.P64 W55 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xvi, 283 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-273) and index.
Contents pt. 1. Destiny. Birth ; Explorations ; First steps ; Growth ; Discovery ; Stolen child -- pt. 2. Passages. Journeys ; LA landings ; Sealebrity ; Mele Kalikimaka ; Maui wauwie ; The lost seals -- pt. 3. Survival. Instinct and intelligence ; Breath by breath ; Killer appetites ; The social seal ; A roof above ; Mother's Day ; The hand of man ; Wild waters ; The voice of the ocean ; Aloha hoa.
Summary Bringing the contemporary environmental landscape to life, "The Odyssey of KP2" is also the heartwarming portrait of a Hawaiian monk seal whose unforgettable personality never falters, even as his fate hangs in the balance.
Subject Hawaiian monk seal -- Conservation.
Wildlife conservation -- Hawaii.
Wildlife rehabilitation -- Hawaii.
Endangered species -- Hawaii.
Williams, Terrie M.
ISBN 9781594203398 (hbk.)
1594203393 (hbk.)
OCLC number 759911216