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The Resource Extreme environments : living on the edge, by Amy Tilmont and Jeff Garside ; with Mark Stewart

Extreme environments : living on the edge, by Amy Tilmont and Jeff Garside ; with Mark Stewart

Label
Extreme environments : living on the edge
Title
Extreme environments
Title remainder
living on the edge
Statement of responsibility
by Amy Tilmont and Jeff Garside ; with Mark Stewart
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From desert villagers to tube worms clustered around ocean vents, life has a remarkable way of surviving and thriving in the most challenging of places. This book looks at how humans and animals have evolved to flourish in the unlikeliest locations...and at just how fragile these fringe ecosystems can be"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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Tilmont, Amy
Dewey number
577.5/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QH541.14
LC item number
.T55 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Garside, Jeff
  • Stewart, Mark
Series statement
Second nature. Changes & challenges in the new environment
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biotic communities
  • Adaptation (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Extreme environments : living on the edge, by Amy Tilmont and Jeff Garside ; with Mark Stewart
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index
Contents
What's the problem? -- How we got here -- If we do nothing -- Bright ideas -- Trailblazers -- Field tested -- Career opportunities -- Expert opinions -- What can I do?
Control code
sky244583566
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9781599534589
Lccn
2011017629
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), map
Label
Extreme environments : living on the edge, by Amy Tilmont and Jeff Garside ; with Mark Stewart
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index
Contents
What's the problem? -- How we got here -- If we do nothing -- Bright ideas -- Trailblazers -- Field tested -- Career opportunities -- Expert opinions -- What can I do?
Control code
sky244583566
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9781599534589
Lccn
2011017629
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), map

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