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Author Tilmont, Amy.
Title Extreme environments : living on the edge / by Amy Tilmont and Jeff Garside ; with Mark Stewart.
Pub Info [Chicago] : Norwood House Press, c2012.
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 Bourne-Children's Room  J 577.58 Til     AVAILABLE
Descript 48 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), map ; 24 cm.
Series Second nature
Second nature (Chicago, Ill.)
Note Accelerated Reader MG 6.8 1 1 146293
"Changes & challenges in the new environment."
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents What's the problem? -- How we got here -- If we do nothing -- Bright ideas -- Trailblazers -- Field tested -- Career opportunities -- Expert opinions -- What can I do?
Summary "From desert villagers to tube worms clustered around ocean vents, life has a remarkable way of surviving and thriving in the most challenging of places. This book looks at how humans and animals have evolved to flourish in the unlikeliest locations...and at just how fragile these fringe ecosystems can be"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Biotic communities -- Juvenile literature.
Adaptation (Biology) -- Juvenile literature.
Evolution (Biology) -- Juvenile literature.
Biotic communities.
Adaptation (Biology)
Evolution (Biology)
Add Author Garside, Jeff.
Stewart, Mark, 1960 July 7-
ISBN 9781599534589 (hbk.)
1599534584 (hbk.)
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