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The Resource Coral reefs matter, by Julie Murphy ; content consultant, Richard B. Aronson, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology

Coral reefs matter, by Julie Murphy ; content consultant, Richard B. Aronson, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology

Label
Coral reefs matter
Title
Coral reefs matter
Statement of responsibility
by Julie Murphy ; content consultant, Richard B. Aronson, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What can we learn from a coral reef? Murphy explains that coral reefs are a living organism grow and develop a mutualistic relationship with other sea flora and fauna. Discover how changes in water temperature and purity are putting them at risk-- and what you can do about it
Member of
Summary
Describes how climate warming is affecting coral reefs, threatening their need for shallow, clear, and moving water of a constant temperature and creating stressful conditions which jeopardize their existence
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10495811
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murphy, Julie
Dewey number
  • 577.7
  • 577.789
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
820L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
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820
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Bioindicator species
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coral reefs and islands
  • Coral reef ecology
  • Environmental protection
  • Coral reefs and islands
  • Coral reef ecology
  • Environmental protection
  • Illustrated books
  • Coral reef ecology
  • Coral reefs and islands
  • Environmental protection
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Coral reefs matter, by Julie Murphy ; content consultant, Richard B. Aronson, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology
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
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a coral reef? -- Threats to coral reefs -- Why coral reefs matter -- The future of coral reefs -- Fast facts -- Stop and think
Control code
1947833
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781680780093
Lccn
2015945396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781680780093
  • (OCoLC)921034549
Label
Coral reefs matter, by Julie Murphy ; content consultant, Richard B. Aronson, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a coral reef? -- Threats to coral reefs -- Why coral reefs matter -- The future of coral reefs -- Fast facts -- Stop and think
Control code
1947833
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781680780093
Lccn
2015945396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781680780093
  • (OCoLC)921034549

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