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Author Amstutz, Lisa J., author.

Title Bringing back our freshwater lakes / by Lisa J. Amstutz.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Graves-Hume PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - GVHY-12  J 333.91 AMS    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  J 333.911 AMS    AVAILABLE
Description 112 pages : color photographs ; 22 x 26 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Conservation success stories
Conservation success stories.
Note "Content consultant, Dr. Gary Lamberti, Professor of Biological Sciences and Director, Stream and Wetland Ecology Laboratory, University of Notre Dame."
Includes webography.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Fire -- Pollution problems -- Overfishing lakes -- Water diversions -- Damming the flow -- Deforestation damage -- A changing climate -- Invasive species -- The future of lake conservation.
Summary Discover why freshwater lakes are at risk. Amstutz shows how people are combating overfishing and cleaning up polluted waters in order to preserve our freshwater lakes for future generations. Readers will also explore the science behind watersheds and the water cycle. Features include a cause-and-effect flow chart, a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
Audience 1130L Lexile
Subject Lake conservation -- Juvenile literature.
Restoration ecology -- Juvenile literature.
Conservation of natural resources -- Juvenile literature.
Conservation of natural resources. (OCoLC)fst00875502
Lake conservation. (OCoLC)fst00990854
Restoration ecology. (OCoLC)fst01095983
Lake conservation.
Restoration ecology.
Conservation of natural resources.
Genre/Form Young adult literature.
Picture books.
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
ISBN 9781532113147 (library binding)
1532113145 (library binding)

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