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Building a green community / Ellen Rodger.

By: Rodger, Ellen.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Energy revolution. Publisher: New York : Crabtree, c2008Description: 32 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.ISBN: 0778729168 (reinforced library binding); 0778729303 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780778729167 (reinforced library binding); 9780778729303 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Environmental protection -- Citizen participation -- Juvenile literature | Environmental responsibility -- Juvenile literature | Green movement -- Juvenile literature | Sustainable living -- Juvenile literature
Contents:
Being green -- Energy consumers -- A wake-up call -- Ecological footprint -- Land conservation -- Water conservation -- Air conservation -- Green in the city -- Green on the farm -- The green home -- The threeRs -- Green shopping.
Summary: Explains how our environment has become polluted, and discusses what we can do today to limit or reduce our impact on the earth's ecosystem.
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Children's NonFiction 333.72 R691 (Browse shelf) Available 33111005019555
Total holds: 0

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Green living means changing the way we live and use resources so that the environment is able to produce indefinitely the things we need to live. Building a Green Community walks young readers through a model community identifying green living practices at work, at home, on our highways, and at the store. This fascinating book also includes case studies of green communities around the world.

Includes index.

Being green -- Energy consumers -- A wake-up call -- Ecological footprint -- Land conservation -- Water conservation -- Air conservation -- Green in the city -- Green on the farm -- The green home -- The threeRs -- Green shopping.

Explains how our environment has become polluted, and discusses what we can do today to limit or reduce our impact on the earth's ecosystem.

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No cover image available Building a green community / by Rodger, Ellen. ©2008

Crabtree, (New York :) 32 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.

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