Atlas Of Oceans: An Ecological Survey Of Underwater Life

byJohn Farndon

Paper over Board | April 28, 2020

Atlas Of Oceans: An Ecological Survey Of Underwater Life by John Farndon
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Beautifully illustrated, packed with maps and diagrams, and containing up-to-date data on the status of endangered marine species,Atlas of Oceansis a celebration of Earth's vibrant and awe-inspiring oceans and seas and an urgent call to action to protect one of our planet's most vital resources.

A tragedy is playing out beneath the surface of the world's bodies of marine waters, one that began long before the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Although many books have explored the environmental problems being faced on land,Atlas of Oceansis the first one for a general audience that examineshow creatures of the marine environment are, if anything, more vulnerable than their land-based counterparts.

Fully illustrated with stunning photography of the most interesting aquatic areas, including:
  • â??Ocean currents and climate
  • Changing shorelines
  • Tropical and polar waters
  • Layers in the ocean
  • Black and Caspian Sea
  • Wildlife and habitat focuses
  • And many more!
You will be introduced to the dazzling diversity of creatures that inhabit the oceans and seas, and to the nature of the problems they face. Special features focus on thethreats to particular animals, plants, and habitats, as well as on specific issues likeover-fishing,global warming, andpollution. The book also includessuccess stories, recommendations forwhat can be doneto preserve ocean ecosystems, and a complete rundown ofthe most endangered species of marine life.

Explore Earth's oceans and discover all that there is to preserve inAtlas of Oceans.
John Farndonis an internationally renowned author of exciting and accessible science books for children and adults. His books have been shortlisted for numerous awards and have sold millions of copies worldwide, proving their perennial appeal.
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Title:Atlas Of Oceans: An Ecological Survey Of Underwater LifeFormat:Paper over BoardProduct dimensions:256 pages, 9.41 X 7.24 X 0.98 inShipping dimensions:256 pages, 9.41 X 7.24 X 0.98 inPublished:April 28, 2020Publisher:Book SalesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:078583835X

ISBN - 13:9780785838357

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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