Visit the official web site of the CNMI DFW ( to learn more about the regulations that protect the wildlife of the CNMI.
List of Books and Web Sites used as References for this Project
Bourquin, Avril and Mayhew, Ross. 1999. Man and Mollusc – Uses of Shell-Bearing Molluscs – Past, Present & Future.
Carson-Dellosa Publishing Company, Inc. 2002. Reading Comprehension. CD-4539. Greensboro, NC. Carson-Dellosa.
Carson-Dellosa Publishing Company, Inc. 2002. Science Puzzles & Games. CD-4544. Carson-Dellosa, Greensboro, NC. Carson-Dellosa.
Carson-Dellosa Publishing Company, Inc. 1996. Terrific Topics: Ocean, CD-0821. Greensboro NC. Carson-Dellosa.
Carter, Ken. 2003. Cone Snails.
COA Conch-Net. 1998. Things You Always Wanted to Know About Shells. Philadelphia, PA. Academy of Natural Sciences.
Col, Jeananda. 2003. Enchanted Learning.
Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Public School System. 2002. K-12 Science Standards and Benchmarks. CNMI.
Coulombe, Deborah A. 1984. The Seaside Naturalist. NY, NY. Prentice Hall Press.
Dance, Peter S. 1992. Shells. New York. Dorling Kindersley, Inc.
Department of Agriculture, Division of Aquatic and Natural Resources. 2001. Let’s Talk Fish and Wildlife. Mangilao, GU. DAWR.
Earle, Sylvia A. 2001. National Geographic Atlas of the Ocean. Coral Reefs, Learning Activity: Cities in the Sea. Washington D.C. National Geographic Society.
Fact Monster. 2003. Animal Groups. Family Education Network.
Falls of the Ohio State Park,
Furey, John and Contributing Authors. 2003. Island Ecology & Resource Management, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. CNMI. Coastal Resource Management Program, Public School System, and Northern Marianas College. Note: this book is awaiting publication.
Grove, Sandra Ford and Hechtman, Dr. Judy. 1996. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. Cypress, CA. Creative Teaching Press.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA). 2002. What are Corals and Coral Reefs?
Quinn, Michael and Lee, Larry. Our Island Environment, 1991. CNMI Coastal Resources Office.
Sea Turtle Survival League, 1999. Sea Turtle Migration-Tracking & Coastal Habitat Education Program, An Educator’s Guide. Gainesville, FL. Caribbean Conservation Corps.
South Carolina Forestry Commission. 1998. The Forest Fun Book. Columbia, SC. SC Forestry Commission.
Sparrow, Mary E., Lawrence, Frances L., and Giese, Ronald N. 1991. Fishy Activities for Your Small Fry. Gloucester Point, VA. Virginia Institute of Marine Science.
Wade, L. 1995. 100 Questions and Answers: The Sea and Sea Life. Zig Zag Publishing.
University of Hawaii Sea Grant College Program. 2000. Marine Activity Workbook. UNIHI-SEAGRANT-MR-99-02. NOAA.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2002. Kid’s Corner, Endangered Species – Hey, Teachers! change inquiry/Climate Change Inquiry TG.pdf

Marianna Swift

Botanical Researcher at University of Sheffield
Dedicated botanical scientist at the University of Sheffield targeting the impact of rainforest decline on the medical industry, and future drug development.

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