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Extreme environments : sand dunes, hot springs, and tundra

Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; TVOntario.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006], ©2000.
Series: Way out west (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
Database:WorldCat
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How do life forms adapt to extreme terrestrial and aquatic environments? This program answers that question by examining plants and animals that call quartzite and gypsum sand dunes, phreatic caves, acidic geothermal springs, and alpine tundra home.
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
TVOntario, 2000
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; TVOntario.
OCLC Number: 712796648
Notes: Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Aug. 02, 2006.
Title from distributor's description.
Target Audience: 6 to 9.
Description: 1 streaming video file (27 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Details: System requirements: FOD playback platform.; Mode of access: Internet.
Contents: Sand Dune Formation (5:42) --
Sand Dune Plant Adaptations (3:45) --
Carlsbad Caverns (7:20) --
Hot Springs (2:06) --
Alpine Tundra (2:45) --
Lichens (2:38).
Series Title: Way out west (New York, N.Y.)
Other Titles: Sand dunes, hot springs, and tundra
Responsibility: TVOntario.

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How do life forms adapt to extreme terrestrial and aquatic environments? This program answers that question by examining plants and animals that call quartzite and gypsum sand dunes, phreatic caves, acidic geothermal springs, and alpine tundra home.

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