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Totally Toxic: Poisoned Forests, 1st Edition

  • Honor Head
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538235056
  • ISBN-13: 9781538235058
  • DDC: 578.73
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released September 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019
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Overview

Forests are the lungs of our planet, and it is essential that we keep the plant life healthy for Earth's well-being. Yet, it is no secret that our forests are in great danger. This book explores the science and politics behind exactly what is happening to the forests and why, along with the current and potential ramifications we may face in the future. The reader is confronted with staggering case studies and is challenged to think critically about the problems with how we are using this important resource. This book captures readers' attention with colorful pictures and edgy fact boxes, while raising awareness levels about this matter of ever-growing importance.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Trees of Life.
2: Rain Forests.
3: Disappearing Trees.
4: Dirty Air.
5: Trees and Woodlands.
6: Making Things Right.
Be an Eco Reporter.
Glossary.
For More Information.
Index.