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Author Saulitis, Eva, 1963-2016

Title Into great silence : a memoir of discovery and loss among vanishing orcas / Eva Saulitis.

Publication Info. Boston : Beacon Press, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Nonfiction  599.536 SAULITIS    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  599.536 SA86    Check Shelf
 Wethersfield Public Library - Non Fiction  599.53 SAULITIS    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  599.536 SA    Check Shelf
Description xvii, 249 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 249).
Summary Presents a scientist's study of one family of orca whales in Prince William Sound, Alaska, and the devastating effects of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill on their ability to reproduce and survive, as she considers the long-term implications the spill has for Alaskan wildlife.
Subject Killer whale -- Alaska -- Prince William Sound.
Killer whale -- Mortality -- Alaska -- Prince William Sound.
Killer whale -- Effect of oil spills on -- Alaska -- Prince William Sound.
Whales -- Alaska -- Prince William Sound.
Oil spills -- Environmental aspects -- Alaska -- Prince William Sound.
Exxon Valdez Oil Spill, Alaska, 1989 -- Environmental aspects.
ISBN 9780807014356 hardback $26.95
0807014354 hardback
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