Showcasing one of the environment"s most valuable biomes, this overview centers on the planet"s rain forests, exploring its assortment of plants and animals and reviewing the greenhouse gases and the accelerating extinction of species that jeopardize this vital ecosystem"s future.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 29) and index.
|Series||Endangered biomes, Endangered biomes|
|LC Classifications||QH541.5.R27 L39 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||29 p. :|
|Number of Pages||29|
|ISBN 10||1936313499, 1936313480|
|ISBN 10||9781936313495, 9781936313488|
|LC Control Number||2011277127|
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