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The Resource Earth matters : loving our planet, Carole Wilkinson ; illustrated by Hilary Cresp

Earth matters : loving our planet, Carole Wilkinson ; illustrated by Hilary Cresp

Label
Earth matters : loving our planet
Title
Earth matters
Title remainder
loving our planet
Statement of responsibility
Carole Wilkinson ; illustrated by Hilary Cresp
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Earth's climate is changing. It's getting hotter. In Australia over the past 50 years, maximum temperatures have been creeping higher.There have been record droughts, floods and bushfires. Why is this happening and what can we do to stop it getting worse? And what role does the atmosphere, greenhouse gases, fossil fuels and renewable energy play in all of this? Discover the answers in Climate Matters: Saving our planet!
Writing style
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11000516
Cataloging source
QPPL
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1950-
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Wilkinson, Carole
Dewey number
363.73874
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
For children
Literary form
non fiction
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Cresp, Hilary
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Climatic changes
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
  • Global warming
  • Power resources
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
loving our planet
Label
Earth matters : loving our planet, Carole Wilkinson ; illustrated by Hilary Cresp
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Earth does so much for us. Let's understand what we need to do to love planet Earth. Earth matters."--Back cover
  • Includes index
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
Introduction -- Our atmosphere -- If we didn't have an atmosphere -- Too much of a good thing -- The greenhouse effect -- Why are greenhouse gases increasing -- Where Australia's greenhouse gases come from -- Fossil fuels -- Non-renewable energy -- Renewable energy -- Consequences of global warming -- Extreme weather -- Waste facts -- The plan -- The good news
Control code
000068750162
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
36 pages
Isbn
9781742036014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1239742524
Label
Earth matters : loving our planet, Carole Wilkinson ; illustrated by Hilary Cresp
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Earth does so much for us. Let's understand what we need to do to love planet Earth. Earth matters."--Back cover
  • Includes index
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
Introduction -- Our atmosphere -- If we didn't have an atmosphere -- Too much of a good thing -- The greenhouse effect -- Why are greenhouse gases increasing -- Where Australia's greenhouse gases come from -- Fossil fuels -- Non-renewable energy -- Renewable energy -- Consequences of global warming -- Extreme weather -- Waste facts -- The plan -- The good news
Control code
000068750162
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
36 pages
Isbn
9781742036014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1239742524

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