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Rising seas : flooding, climate change and our new world

Author: Keltie Thomas; Belle Wuthrich; Kathy Boake
Publisher: Buffalo, New York : Firefly Books Ltd., 2018. Text ©2018 Keltie Thomas ©2018 Firefly Books Ltd
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Earth's oceans are on the rise. Since 1900, global sea levels have risen steadily each year to a global average of about 8 inches (20cm) today, and they're still rising. By 2100, the sea could climb as much as 14 feet (4.3m) to 32 feet (9.75m). Rising Seas: Flooding, Climate Change and Our New World gives youth an eye-popping view of what the Earth might look like under the rising and falling water levels of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Literature
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Keltie Thomas; Belle Wuthrich; Kathy Boake
ISBN: 9780228100225 0228100224 0228100216 9780228100218
OCLC Number: 1005333331
Notes: Includes webography.
Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Earth is going under --
What's driving sea rise? --
What now, Earthlings? --
Miami Beach --
New Orleans --
New York --
Nova Scotia --
Lennox Island --
Greenland --
The Netherlands --
The Nile Delta --
The Maldives --
Mumbai --
Guangzhou --
Bangladesh --
The Marshall Islands --
Kiribati --
Antarctica --
What you can do --
Glossary.
Responsibility: text by Keltie Thomas ; art by Belle Wuthrich and Kathy Boake W.

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Rising Seas: Flooding, Climate Change and Our New World gives an eye-popping view of what the Earth might look like under the rising and falling water levels of climate change.  Read more...

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An eye-popping kids' book showing us what the world might look like when climate change puts some of our most famous landmarks underwater.--John R. Platt"The Revelator" (02/02/2018) After poring over Read more...

 
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