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Coral reef collapse / by Carol Hand ; content consultant, Richard B. Aronson.

Hand, Carol, 1945- (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pearisburg Public Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Pearisburg Public Library YA 577.7 Ha (Text) 00000305564 Young Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781532110214 (lib. bdg.) $25.95
  • ISBN: 1532110219 (lib. bdg.)
  • Physical Description: 112 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 22 x 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-105) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The Great Barrier Reef -- What is a coral reef? -- How are the oceans changing? -- How do rising temperatures affect coral reefs? -- A hot acid bath -- Threats from ocean pollution and disease -- Overfishing and tourism -- Reef conservation and management -- Are coral reefs doomed? -- Cause and effect -- Essential facts -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.:
"With ... charts and diagrams and large-format photos, this title explores the science behind ocean acidity and rising ocean temperatures to explain the threats facing coral reefs, and considers actions people and governments can take to try to improve the situation"--Publisher's website.
Subject: Coral reef ecology > Juvenile literature.
Coral reef ecology.

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