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Atlas of Oceans (Copper Beech Atlases)

Sonntag, Linda.

Atlas of Oceans (Copper Beech Atlases)

by Sonntag, Linda.

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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL7600026M
ISBN 100613451627
ISBN 109780613451628

Overfishing, the loss of biodiversity, and an immense pollution – the seas are under stress. The Ocean Atlas delivers in more than 40 infographics and articles all .   Set your spirit of adventure free with this journey to the world’s great oceans, discovering the diversity of life that exists in the deep blue sea. A natural history lesson in an adventure book, each spread features 10 captions and and facts about every destination. The 5th title in the best-selling Atlas of Adventures series that.

World Atlas Home World Atlas Zoom in by double-clicking on an area or using the + and - buttons. Change the area of the world that's visible by clicking and dragging the map to what you'd like to see. To enjoy the full World Atlas experience, visit this page on a computer or tablet. Plastic Soup: An Atlas of Ocean Pollution is a beautifully-illustrated survey of the plastics clogging our seas, their impacts on wildlife and people around the world, and inspirational initiatives designed to tackle the problem.

Nevertheless, The Atlas aims to reflect the breadth of the Goals themselves and presents national and regional trends and snapshots of progress towards the UN’s seventeen Sustainable Development Goals related to: poverty, hunger, health, education, gender, water, energy, jobs, infrastructure, inequalities, cities, consumption, climate, oceans. Every spread of the SCHOLASTIC ATLAS OF OCEANS provides children with vibrant, detailed, full-color illustrations of the ocean world and its inhabitants. Concise captions provide middle-grade readers with valuable information to help them understand this SCHOLASTIC ATLAS OF OCEANS covers an array of topics, beginning with the.


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Atlas of Oceans (Copper Beech Atlases) by Sonntag, Linda. Download PDF EPUB FB2

World Atlas of the Oceans brings these images together in a new and truly unique look at the oceans. The General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (or GEBCO), contained in this atlas, has never been published. And, relief maps and satellite images of the oceans provide detailed pictures of the hidden recesses of the world's oceans/5(6).

"Atlas of Oceans" is an excellent introduction to the geography and Atlas of Oceans book of the world's oceans. I have read several books about the world's oceans and this one is one of the more recent and up to date. There is a strong emphasis on how humans are affecting the various eco-systems and what we need to do to save them/5(5).

Atlas of Oceans book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A vibrant journey through the Earth's oceans and a timely, important /5. World Maps many to choose from: specialty images.

Bodies of Water rivers, seas and more. Continents populations and sizes. Countries a complete list. Currency Conversion the latest rates.

Current Time and date, anywhere. Distances how far is it. Equator prime meridian, tropic of cancer and more. Hemispheres eastern, western northern and southern. Although many books have explored the environmental problems being faced on land, Atlas of Oceans is the first book for a general audience that examines how Atlas of Oceans book of the marine environment are if anything more vulnerable than their land-based counterparts.

Our oceans and coasts are important parts of our environment – and they urgently need our protection. The atlas you’re holding is intended to illustrate the important role played by the ocean and its ecosystems – not only for people living on the coasts but for all of us.

Genre/Form: Maps: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rand McNally and Company. Atlas of the oceans. [Chicago]: Rand McNally, (OCoLC) Know Before You Go 'Ocean Atlas' is submerged at a depth of five meters off the coast of Nassau within Clifton Heritage National Park.

Book a snorkeling tour of Ocean Atlas. 'A great coffee table book - beautiful photos and something for all thoses with more than a passing interest in what's going on under the keel.' (Sailing Today (July )) 'Atlas of Oceans is a vibrant journey through the Earth's oceans and a timely, important treatise on what must be done to save them.

Beautifully illustrated.'/5(4). Oceans Atlas book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Computer-generated maps of the sea floor reveal all the secrets of the deep. /5(4). Containing over pages of the most up-to-date topographic and political maps, the New Concise World Atlas also features a new front section of satellite imagery to replace the old “Earth in Space” section, as well as new detailed maps of the ocean seafloors.

In addition to this new front section, there are 16 extra pages of world maps. Preface Dear Reader. You hold in your hands an atlas covering a part of the world hitherto unknown to us.

For the first time, all the important discoveries of modern marine exploration and oceanography have been assembled in this World Atlas of the Oceans, together with data on topographical features of the oceans of the world, exact details regarding the Author: Manfred Leier.

“'A great coffee table book - beautiful photos and something for all thoses with more than a passing interest in what's going on under the keel.'” – Sailing Today (July ) “'Atlas of Oceans is a vibrant journey through the Earth's oceans and a timely, important treatise on what must be done to save them.

Beautifully illustrated.'”. Newly redesigned, expanded, and updated, this comprehensive, engaging world atlas features full-color physical and political maps of the world to capture students’ attention. The Atlas of the World is a collection of maps of different continents, regions and oceans in an easy-to-reference and easy-to-understand : $ U.S.

Naval Oceanographic Office. Softback. Book- VG. 16x 71pp. Profuse colour and b/w plates and illus. Ex-libris - University of London. This section of the oceanographic atlas of the North Atlantic Ocean deals with physiography, structure, lithology, sedimentary petrography, seismicity, volcanism and terrestrial magnetism.

Although many books have explored the environmental problems being faced on land, Atlas of Oceans is the first book for a general audience that examines how creatures of the marine environment are if anything more vulnerable than their land-based : Yale University Press. In a series of stunning photos and informative graphics, new book Plastic Soup: An Atlas of Ocean Pollution documents the plastic pollution.

The Atlas offers a fascinating and often sobering account of how urbanization, climate change, offshore oil drilling, shipping routes, global tourism, and maritime conflict have had a profound impact on the world’s oceans and coasts.

Combining text and images in visually engaging, thematically organized map spreads, this volume addresses the. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Traditionally, an atlas was a bound collection of maps, charts, plates and tables illustrating a subject. The UN Atlas of the Oceans is an on-line version, an encyclopedic survey of the best ocean information.

The project is a partnership of six UN Agencies and other public and private partners, including the World Ocean Observatory.

The atlas then breaks the world down into continents, oceans and major cities to show political and physical maps of the continents as a whole and the countries within them.

This is a very large and detailed atlas, but it serves as a perfect reference for the world with its many detailed maps as well as images, tables, graphs, and : Amanda Briney.Maps of Africa. Africa, the planet's 2nd largest continent and the second most-populous continent (after Asia) includes (54) individual countries, and Western Sahara, a member state of the African Union whose statehood is disputed by Morocco.

Note that South Sudan is the continent's newest country. With a population of 1, it accounts for just over 14% of the world's Author: John Moen.The UN Atlas of the Oceans is an Internet portal providing information relevant to the sustainable development of the oceans.

It is designed for policy-makers who need to become familiar with ocean issues and for scientists, students and resource managers who need access to databases and approaches to sustainability.