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The Resource Forests and wetlands, [writer, Al Smuskiewicz]

Forests and wetlands, [writer, Al Smuskiewicz]

Label
Forests and wetlands
Title
Forests and wetlands
Statement of responsibility
[writer, Al Smuskiewicz]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"General overview of forest and wetland ecosystems, including an exploration of disturbances these ecosystems face due to human interference and climate change, and current conservation and reclamation efforts. Features include fact boxes, sidebars, activities, glossary, list of recommended reading and Web sites, and index"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smuskiewicz, Al
Dewey number
577.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH86
LC item number
.F6596 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc
Series statement
Living green
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forests and forestry
  • Forest ecology
  • Wetlands
  • Wetland ecology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Forests and wetlands, [writer, Al Smuskiewicz]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index
Contents
What are forests? -- Forest ecology -- Temperature deciduous forests -- Temperate coniferous forests -- Boreal forests -- Tropical rain forests -- Tropical seasonal forests -- Logging -- Farming -- Industrial pollution -- Warfare -- Climate change -- What are wetlands? -- Wetland ecology -- Marshes -- Swamps -- Bogs and fens -- Human settlement -- Pollution -- Invasive species -- Climate change -- Activities
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780716614012
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008024117
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
System control number
  • sky202275194
  • (OCoLC)230730207
Label
Forests and wetlands, [writer, Al Smuskiewicz]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index
Contents
What are forests? -- Forest ecology -- Temperature deciduous forests -- Temperate coniferous forests -- Boreal forests -- Tropical rain forests -- Tropical seasonal forests -- Logging -- Farming -- Industrial pollution -- Warfare -- Climate change -- What are wetlands? -- Wetland ecology -- Marshes -- Swamps -- Bogs and fens -- Human settlement -- Pollution -- Invasive species -- Climate change -- Activities
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780716614012
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008024117
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
System control number
  • sky202275194
  • (OCoLC)230730207

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