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The world of coral reefs  Cover Image Book Book

The world of coral reefs / Erin Spencer ; illustrated by Alexandria Neonakis.

Spencer, Erin T., (author.). Neonakis, Alexandria, (illustrator.).

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  • ISBN: 9781635863376
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Rainforests of the sea -- A world of coral -- The Great Barrier Reef -- Coral close-up -- The building blocks of reefs -- Soft, swaying corals -- Coral babies -- One polyp becomes many -- A reef is born -- A Hawaiian creation story -- An ecosystem in balance -- No backbone? No problem! -- So many fish! -- Large and in charge -- Coral reefs help people -- Everything is connected -- The reefs need our help -- Trash talk -- Warmer oceans hurt corals - - Science at work -- Glossary -- Going deeper -- Index.
Summary, etc.:
"In this illustrated book for ages 7 to 10, marine ecologist Erin Spencer provides fascinating, scientific information about coral reef and conservation work that scientists are undertaking, and solution-oriented ways kids and families can help in the effort"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 7-10 years Storey Publishing.
Grades 4-6 Storey Publishing.
Subject: Coral reefs and islands > Juvenile literature.
Coral reef organisms > Juvenile literature.
Coral reef plants > Juvenile literature.
Coral reef animals > Juvenile literature.

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