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The Resource Plastic, ahoy! : investigating the great Pacific garbage patch, Patricia Newman ; photographs by Annie Crawley

Plastic, ahoy! : investigating the great Pacific garbage patch, Patricia Newman ; photographs by Annie Crawley

Label
Plastic, ahoy! : investigating the great Pacific garbage patch
Title
Plastic, ahoy!
Title remainder
investigating the great Pacific garbage patch
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Newman ; photographs by Annie Crawley
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These scientists are on a mission. As part of a research expedition known as SEAPLEX, theyre studying the massive accumulation of plastic in the Pacific Ocean known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. As they use the scientific method to conduct their investigation, their adventures will introduce readers to the basics of ocean science and the hazards of plastics
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Newman, Patricia
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Primary
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Marine pollution
  • Marine pollution
  • Plastic marine debris
  • Plastic scrap
  • Waste disposal in the ocean
Target audience
primary
Label
Plastic, ahoy! : investigating the great Pacific garbage patch, Patricia Newman ; photographs by Annie Crawley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
Permission To Come Aboard, Captain? -- Garbage, Here We Come! -- Braving The Gyre -- Miriam's Hitchhikers -- Darcy Follows Phytoplankton -- Chelsea's Plastic Puzzle -- Charting The Answers
Control code
37111565
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781467725415
Media category
unmediated
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 37111565
  • (Sirsi) 37111565
Label
Plastic, ahoy! : investigating the great Pacific garbage patch, Patricia Newman ; photographs by Annie Crawley
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
Permission To Come Aboard, Captain? -- Garbage, Here We Come! -- Braving The Gyre -- Miriam's Hitchhikers -- Darcy Follows Phytoplankton -- Chelsea's Plastic Puzzle -- Charting The Answers
Control code
37111565
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781467725415
Media category
unmediated
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 37111565
  • (Sirsi) 37111565

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