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The Resource In the rainforest, Louise and Richard Spilsbury

In the rainforest, Louise and Richard Spilsbury

Label
In the rainforest
Title
In the rainforest
Statement of responsibility
Louise and Richard Spilsbury
Title variation
In the rain forest
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The rainforest habitat is incredibly diverse so diverse that scientists are discovering new species of plants and animals all the time! In this book, readers journey deep into the rainforest with many kinds of scientists and learn about what they study, their methods, and recent discoveries. Full-color photographs show researchers and their tools and technology up close, from sun-protective gear to infrared cameras. The main content also touches on important STEM curriculum content, including conservation and features of this amazing habitat
Member of
Cataloging source
SINLB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spilsbury, Louise
Dewey number
  • 577.34
  • 577.34
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QH86
LC item number
.S65 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Spilsbury, Richard
Series statement
Science on patrol
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rain forest ecology
  • Rain forest animals
  • Rain forest plants
  • Rain forests
  • Rain forests
Target audience
juvenile
Label
In the rainforest, Louise and Richard Spilsbury
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1. Working in the rainforest (1. Challenges and changes ; Daily dangers) -- 2. Why study rainforests? (Studying plants and animals ; Effects of deforestation) -- 3. Lab life (Research stations ; Research stations at work ; Take a tour) -- 4. Out and about (Survival gear ; Being prepared ; Camping out) -- 5. Cutting edge-technology (Rainforest robots ; Remote sensing ; Climate technology) -- 6. Amazing discoveries (Species conservation ; Patrolling the future) -- Glossary -- For more infornation
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781482459821
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn974613096
  • (OCoLC)974613096
  • 2080594
Label
In the rainforest, Louise and Richard Spilsbury
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1. Working in the rainforest (1. Challenges and changes ; Daily dangers) -- 2. Why study rainforests? (Studying plants and animals ; Effects of deforestation) -- 3. Lab life (Research stations ; Research stations at work ; Take a tour) -- 4. Out and about (Survival gear ; Being prepared ; Camping out) -- 5. Cutting edge-technology (Rainforest robots ; Remote sensing ; Climate technology) -- 6. Amazing discoveries (Species conservation ; Patrolling the future) -- Glossary -- For more infornation
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781482459821
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn974613096
  • (OCoLC)974613096
  • 2080594

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