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Heroes of the environment [electronic resource] : True Stories of People Who Are Helping to Protect Our Planet. Harriet Rohmer.

Rohmer, Harriet. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780811879712 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Edition: 1.
  • Date Published: 2010.

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Summary, etc.: This inspiring book presents the true stories of 12 people from across North America who have done great things for the environment. Heroes include a teenage girl who figured out how to remove an industrial pollutant from the Ohio River, a Mexican superstar wrestler who works to protect turtles and whales, and a teenage boy from Rhode Island who helped his community and his state develop effective e-waste recycling programs. Plenty of photographs and illustrations bring each compelling story vividly to life.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 6 - Text Difficulty 9
1070 Lexile.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. San Francisco : Chronicle Books LLC, 2010. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 18418 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 4524 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Juvenile Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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