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Published by Bearport Pub. in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Habitat (Ecology) -- Juvenile literature,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Juvenile literature,
  • Habitat conservation -- Juvenile literature,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- Juvenile literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Helen Orme.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesEarth in danger
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH541.14 .O76 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16886338M
ISBN 101597167258
ISBN 109781597167253
LC Control Number2008022224
OCLC/WorldCa213448215

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  Habitat destruction occurs when the conditions necessary for plants and animals to survive are significantly compromised or eliminated. Most areas of the world's oceans are experiencing habitat loss.   #habitat #destruction #effects Topic Covered: • Extinct species • Examples of extinct species • Endangered Species • Examples of endangered species • . In this age-appropriate text, readers learn about habitat destruction, its impact on Earth, and what humans can do to minimize it. The text is filled with educational facts and striking full-color photographs to enhance young learners knowledge of climate change while supporting science curriculum topics. Habitat Destruction pairs clear, easy-to-read text with vibrant photos to engage kids as they explore ways to protect Earth’s wildlife and environment. A section in the back of the book will inspire young environmentalists by suggesting ways they can help protect their planet.