Published January 1991
by Rainbow Publishing .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
There is so much to explore in the Amazon! Readers are taken on an adventure through the Amazon rainforest to learn about the lush plants and beautiful animals, deforestation, and rainforest conservation in this fascinating nonfiction reader that features striking photographs and riveting facts. About Shell Education/5(6). Rain Forests: A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #6: Afternoon on the Amazon (Magic Tree House: Fact Trekker Book 5) - Kindle edition by Osborne, Mary Pope, Osborne, Will, Murdocca, Sal. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Rain Forests: A Nonfiction /5(40). Nancy Smiler Levinson's Rain Forests (Holiday House, ) and Gail Gibbons's Nature's Green Umbrella (HarperCollins, ) are suitable for younger children, and Philip Johansson's The Tropical Rain Forest: A Web of Life (Enslow, ) is the choice for reports. Susan Scheps, Shaker Heights Public Library, /5(7). Summary- "Rain, Rain, Rain Forest" is an environmentally conscious book aimed at helping the very young begin to consider the impact of their actions on the environment. This picture book takes readers to a tropical rain forest. Where there are a lot of information about a sloth, capuchin monkeys, /5.
The Rainforest Alliance joins the Clinton Global Initiative and pledges to work with three global forest products leaders -- Domtar, Gibson and Time Inc. -- on increasing their use of wood from FSC-certified forests. For our part, we aim to certify million additional acres of forestland. Set deep in the Amazon rainforest, this is a thought-provoking story about preserving cultural values in a changing world. The beautiful illustrations in this picture-book, including its excellent picture glossary, show the immense diversity of rainforest plants. Another popular choice for KS2. Everybody knows about the Amazon, the world's largest tropical rain forest. However there are several lesser-known temperate rain forests, such as the Hoh Rain Forest on the Olympic Peninsula. Everybody also knows Seattle's reputation for being rainy all the time. Seattle gets around 36 inches of rain a year. Books at Amazon. The Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch. Here you'll find current best sellers in books, new releases in books, deals in books, Kindle eBooks, Audible audiobooks, and .
Online shopping for Forests & Rainforests from a great selection at Books Store. If I Ran the Rain Forest: All About Tropical Rain Forests (Cat in the Hat's Learning Library) by Bonnie Worth and Aristides Ruiz. Hardcover. An ecologist who lived in a planned agricultural village in the Amazon rainforest in Brazil from to has been studying the colonization of the rainforest and how human populations adapt to the new ecological systems in the Amazon. He presents a model for estimating carrying capacity based on his year work on Brazil's Transamazon. This non-fiction book in the “Shine-A-Light” series is a unique journey into the world of a South American rain forest, from the canopy to the forest floor. Each page focuses on unique animals or plants in the forest, and the relationships among them. It includes trees, vines, flowers, snakes, primates, insects, birds, tapirs, jaguars and more/5. This is the fourth book by this author illustrator Ive read. The collage illustrations are unbelievably superb, just wonderful. As with her other fiction picture books, she includes an authors note at the end where she shares a bit about the environmental peril were in, in this case the wet tropical rain forest wilderness and Great Barrier Reef in Australia/5.