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30 million different insects in the rainforest

Author: Paul Rockett; Mark Ruffle
Publisher: London : Franklin Watts, 2014.
Series: Big countdown, 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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You can count numbers all around you, from the eight legs on a spider to the one nose on your face. But can you count the animal species found in the rainforest or the fish in the River Amazon? Find out all about the rainforest, including its extraordinary variety of plant and animal life, its tribal people, its layered structure, its role as an oxygen producer and why we need to protect it.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Miscellanea
Miscellanea Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Rockett; Mark Ruffle
ISBN: 9781445126722 1445126729 9781445147390 1445147394
OCLC Number: 861648177
Target Audience: 9-11.; Key Stage 2.
Description: pages cm.
Contents: Counting down the rainforest --
30 million different insects in the rainforest --
8,936,400 km² of tropical rainforest --
700 thousand tribal people in Brazil --
23,483 football pitches destroyed each day --
The Amazon river is 6,400 km long --
3,000 edible fruits --
260 different species of monkey --
137 plant, animal, and insect species die each eay --
88% humidity --
28% of the world's oxygen --
15-year life span of the poison dart frog --
Four layers of the rainforest.
Series Title: Big countdown, 2.
Other Titles: Thirty million different insects in the rainforest
Responsibility: Paul Rockett ; illustrated by Mark Ruffle.

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Are you ready for THE BIG COUNTDOWN? Find out all about your world with an amazing mix of numbers, facts and stats, counting down from the biggest to the smallest.  Read more...
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