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The Resource Forests, Jess French ; illustrated by Alexander Mostov

Forests, Jess French ; illustrated by Alexander Mostov

Label
Forests
Title
Forests
Statement of responsibility
Jess French ; illustrated by Alexander Mostov
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Do you want to make a difference and help change the world? If the answer's yes then this book is for you! Turn the pages and discover everything you need to know about deforestation and the ways we can tackle it. From scientists and conservationists helping to protect forest creatures, to tech inventions like robot tree-planters, this book helps children aged 8 and up to discover the incredible solutions to deforestation that are being worked on around the world right now. Readers can begin by exploring different forest types around the world, discovering what makes each of them precious and unique, before taking a look at the causes, effects and solutions to deforestation. The final section explores what readers can do to help. Filled with guides, tips and lessons in how to use your voice and change your habits, these pages help readers learn how they can make a difference"--
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Cataloging source
YDX
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French, Jess
Dewey number
  • 577.3
  • 333.75
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Mostov, Alexander
Series statement
Let's save our planet
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Deforestation
  • Forest ecology
  • Forests and forestry
  • Forest animals
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Forests, Jess French ; illustrated by Alexander Mostov
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Discover the facts. Be inspired. Make a difference."--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Why do forests matter? -- Earth's forests. Tropical rain forests ; Boreal forests ; Temperate deciduous forests ; The problem of deforestation -- The causes of deforestation. People, people, everywhere ; Crops and cattle ; Timber, paper, fuel ; Buried treasure -- The effects of deforestation. Climate change ; Nature off-balance ; People at risk ; Animals in danger -- The solution to deforestation. Preserving the wild ; Tackling logging and mining ; Tackling farming ; Getting technical ; Sharing the facts ; Laws and rules ; People power -- What you can do. Change your habits ; Buy responsibility ; Use your voice ; Be inspired!
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9781782409526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)on1139768607
Label
Forests, Jess French ; illustrated by Alexander Mostov
Publication
Note
"Discover the facts. Be inspired. Make a difference."--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Why do forests matter? -- Earth's forests. Tropical rain forests ; Boreal forests ; Temperate deciduous forests ; The problem of deforestation -- The causes of deforestation. People, people, everywhere ; Crops and cattle ; Timber, paper, fuel ; Buried treasure -- The effects of deforestation. Climate change ; Nature off-balance ; People at risk ; Animals in danger -- The solution to deforestation. Preserving the wild ; Tackling logging and mining ; Tackling farming ; Getting technical ; Sharing the facts ; Laws and rules ; People power -- What you can do. Change your habits ; Buy responsibility ; Use your voice ; Be inspired!
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9781782409526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)on1139768607

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