The Hawaiian Monk Seal
- About the Book
Renowned Hawaii artist Patrick Ching shares his knowledge and enthusiasm for Hawaiian monk seals in this colorful, engaging book for readers of all ages. Ching provides readers with a close-up look at the Hawaiian monk seal's habits and life cycle–from its beginnings as a lanky black pup to full maturity as an adult weighing more than 600 pounds. Ching concludes with a brief discussion of the ongoing efforts of government and private organizations to ensure the survival of this endangered animal.