Living sustainably

by Watson, Susan

Publisher: Smart Apple Media in Mankato, Minn

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Environmentalism -- Juvenile literature,
  • Human ecology -- Juvenile literature,
  • Sustainable development -- Juvenile literature,
  • Environmental protection,
  • Human ecology,
  • Conservation of natural resources

About the Edition

Explores ways that individuals and communities can work to improve people"s quality of life without overusing Earth"s scarce resources, such as recycling, using alternative energy sources, and conserving water.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Susan Watson.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesGlobal citizenship
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGE195.5 .W37 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3566926M
ISBN 10158340404X
LC Control Number2002044626

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