|aJourney into the deep |bdiscovering new ocean creatures |cRebecca L. Johnson ; foreword by Sylvia A. Earle.
|aMinneapolis, MN |bMillbrook Press|cc2011.
|a64 p. |bcol. ill., col. maps |c29 cm.
|aIncludes filmography (p. 63), bibliographical references (p. 62-63) and index.
|aShallow edges -- Open water -- Deep slopes -- The dark zone -- Abyssal plains -- Mountains in the sea -- Ridges and vents -- The unfathomable deep -- Epilogue -- Scientists quoted in this book -- Glossary.
|aPresents new animals discovered during a ten year project of documenting sea life, describing new species of such creatures as jellyfish, octopuses, squids, sea worms, and crabs, found along coral reefs, ocean mountain ranges, and in the dark zone.