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Animals on Land, in the Air, and in the Sea
- On the Land
- In the Sea
- SeaWorld Animal Information - Whales, dolphins, manatees
and more plus information on endangered species.
- The Ocean Portal - Life in the Oceans. From the Smithsonian Institution.
- Sea Shells - This site will help you identify shells, and will
also help if you need to clean and preserve shells and other sea life that you found on the beach.
- The Echinoids - That means sea urchins. Lots of information for reports, and many pictures.
- MarineBio - Facts about the ocean and the plants and animals that live in it.
- Coral Reef Facts - An introduction to the animals and plants of coral reefs.
- The National Aquarium in Baltimore - Take a virtual field
trip to the aquarium.
- The Shedd Aquarium - Use the menu to find information about sea animals.
- The National Marine Mammal Laboratory -
Information on whales, seals, dolphins, and other marine mammals. There is also information on
careers working with marine mammals.
- In the Air
- Under the Sink
- The Virtual Roach - See a cockroach really, really close up. This information is from Orkin.
- The Brown Stink Bug - A real pest in Pennsylvania and other states.
- Pest World for Kids - Find out more about roaches, mice, termites, and other living things that you do not want living near you. There are games and science fair activities at this site.
- Animals of the Past
- Dinosaurs - Information and videos from the American Museum of Natural History.
- Dinosaurs - Lots of information from the Natural History Museum in London, England.
- Trilobites - Small, hard-shelled
creatures that lived over 300 million years ago.
- The Royal Tyrrell Museum - in Drumheller, Alberta, Canada.
A museum devoted to dinosaurs and other prehistoric life.
This site is maintained by Linda Bertland, school librarian (retired). Please address any
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