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The Resource Plastic, ahoy! : investigating the great Pacific garbage patch, Patricia Newman ; photographs by Annie Crawley

Plastic, ahoy! : investigating the great Pacific garbage patch, Patricia Newman ; photographs by Annie Crawley

Label
Plastic, ahoy! : investigating the great Pacific garbage patch
Title
Plastic, ahoy!
Title remainder
investigating the great Pacific garbage patch
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Newman ; photographs by Annie Crawley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A team of scientists explore the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, where millions of pieces of plastic have gathered, having drifted there from rivers, beaches, and ocean traffic all over the world
Writing style
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10301553
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Newman, Patricia
Dewey number
363.738
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
900L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
GC1090
LC item number
.N48 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Reading level
6.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marine pollution
  • Marine pollution
  • Plastic marine debris
  • Plastic scrap
  • Waste disposal in the ocean
  • Marine pollution
  • Plastic marine debris
  • Plastic scrap
  • Waste disposal in the ocean
  • Pacific Ocean
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
investigating the great Pacific garbage patch
Label
Plastic, ahoy! : investigating the great Pacific garbage patch, Patricia Newman ; photographs by Annie Crawley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 44, 46) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Permission to come aboard, Captain? -- Garbage, here we come! -- Braving the gyre -- Miriam's hitchhikers -- Darcy follows phytoplankton -- Chelsea's plastic puzzle -- Charting the answers
Control code
1042077
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781467712835
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013017773
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781467712835
  • (OCoLC)855507095
Label
Plastic, ahoy! : investigating the great Pacific garbage patch, Patricia Newman ; photographs by Annie Crawley
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 44, 46) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Permission to come aboard, Captain? -- Garbage, here we come! -- Braving the gyre -- Miriam's hitchhikers -- Darcy follows phytoplankton -- Chelsea's plastic puzzle -- Charting the answers
Control code
1042077
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781467712835
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013017773
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781467712835
  • (OCoLC)855507095

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