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What are eco-cities?

Author: Nancy Dickmann
Publisher: New York : Crabtree Publishing Company, 2019.
Series: Putting the planet first.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From urban design that suits the local landscape to zero-carbon living, this fascinating book looks at how cities around the world are adapting to environmental change. Readers are presented with real-life, eco-city solutions to issues such as water use in times of drought, and why green spaces matter."--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dickmann, Nancy, author.
What are eco-cities?
New York : Crabtree Publishing Company, [2019]
(DLC) 2018022880
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Dickmann
ISBN: 9780778750338 0778750337 9780778750376 077875037X
OCLC Number: 1035776406
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: What is an eco-city? --
Eco-cities and ecosystems --
Zero-carbon living --
Going renewable --
Urban design --
Public transport --
Eco-housing --
Public buildings --
Waste management --
Saving water --
Green spaces --
Local food --
Cities of the future.
Series Title: Putting the planet first.
Responsibility: Nancy Dickmann.

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"From urban design that suits the local landscape to zero-carbon living, this fascinating book looks at how cities around the world are adapting to environmental change. Readers are presented with real-life, eco-city solutions to issues such as water use in times of drought, and why green spaces matter."--Provided by publisher.

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