Adapting to Climate Change, 1st Edition

  • Amanda Lanser
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 162968516X
  • ISBN-13: 9781629685168
  • DDC: 551.6
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released December 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

Essential Issues explores current problems and crises around the globe. Each book offers a historical background of the issue, leading up to its current and future impact on individuals and society. The books also investigate how people are working to correct or solve the issues and analyze any surrounding controversies or conflicting viewpoints. Engaging text and color photographs present information realistically, leaving readers with a thorough, honest interpretation of each issue. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Frontispiece.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Climate Change or Wild Weather?.
2: The Science of Climate Change.
3: What Does It Mean to Adapt?.
4: A Bit of Climate Change History.
5: Fueling the Future.
6: Changing Oceans.
7: Heat, Droughts, and Floods.
8: Can We Fix the Future?.
Timeline.
Essential Facts.
Glossary.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
Index.
About the Author.