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Amazon explorers / by Andrea Pelleschi ; content consultant, Nathan Moore.

Pelleschi, Andrea, 1962- (author.). Moore, Nathan, (consultant. ).
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Science adventurers.

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  • ISBN: 9781532190315
  • ISBN: 153219031X
  • Physical Description: 112 pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 25 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Uncontacted people -- Mysterious earthworks -- Brazil's highest mountain -- The Amazon's coral reef -- Medicine discoveries -- Strange weather -- New species -- Deforestation -- Climate change.
Summary, etc.:
This book examines how researchers are learning about the rain forest's plants and animals, what discoveries are being made in the Amazon, and how people are working to combat the effects of deforestation and climate change. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
Subject: Scientists > Juvenile literature.
Rain forests > Amazon River Region > Juvenile literature.
Rain forest animals > Juvenile literature.

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