Avati (english): Discovering Arctic Ecology by Mia PelletierAvati (english): Discovering Arctic Ecology by Mia Pelletier

Avati (english): Discovering Arctic Ecology

byMia PelletierIllustratorSara Otterstatter

Picture Books | March 7, 2013

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The Arctic is not a barren, frigid landscape filled with only ice and snow. It is a complex ecosystem that contains many thriving habitats, each supported by dozens of ecological relationships between plants and animals.

From the many animals that live and hunt at the floe edge, to the hundreds of insects that abound on the summer tundra, this book gives a detailed bird's-eye view of the fascinating ways that animals, plants, and insects co-exist in the Arctic ecosystem.

Written by Mia Pelletier, a biologist and wilderness field researcher, and complete with a glossary to clearly explain biological terms to young readers, this book provides a sound informational basis to understanding the Arctic ecosystem in all its facets.

Mia Pelletier grew up exploring the lakes and forests of the Canadian Shield. Drawn to shorelines and wild places, Mia studied ecology and lived in California and the Magdalen Islands before moving to Baffin Island, Nunavut, in 2010. In Nunavut, she works with Arctic seabirds and with Inuit on the co-management of protected areas. Mia ...
Title:Avati (english): Discovering Arctic EcologyFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:45 pages, 8.25 × 10.25 × 0.4 inPublished:March 7, 2013Publisher:Inhabit MediaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1927095131

ISBN - 13:9781927095133


Editorial Reviews

“Avati is highly recommended for elementary school and public libraries, and any library collecting arctic children’s books.”