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Polar Regions (Extreme Environments)

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Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English

  • Regional geography,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Science,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Science & Nature - Earth Sciences - Geography,
  • Social Science - General,
  • Description and travel,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Polar regions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11149442M
    ISBN 100791092356
    ISBN 109780791092354

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The ice cap of the southern polar. By presenting studies of both polar regions, this book seeks to test assumptions about the new geopolitics and to evaluate the prospects of it in these regions. The text will be of particular interest to political geographers and specialists in international relations, but will also be an important text for students and researchers in political Author: Sanjay Chaturvedi.

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Get this from a library. Polar tourism: tourism in the Arctic and Antarctic regions. [Colin Michael Hall; Margaret Johnston;] -- The world's polar regions have witnessed rapid tourism growth in the past decade, and although this may have been a welcome economic boon, substantial questions are now being asked about the effects.

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Popper's Penguins (Grades ) Polar Bears and the Arctic (Grades ) Dogsong (Grades ). Polar habitats are located in the very north Polar Regions book very south of the globe – the two pole ends of the Earth.

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The Polar Regions is a systematic investigation of both the geopolitical commonalties and the differences between the Arctic and the Antarctic. It is the first book to integrate polar studies of this nature with teaching and research on political geography and geopolitics.

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The Biology of Polar Regions. Book March This text is the latest edition of this book and offers an introduction to polar ecology. It has been revised and updated, providing expanded.

The Routledge series in Polar Regions seeks to include research and policy debates about trends and events taking place in two important world regions, the Arctic and Antarctic.

Previously neglected periphery regions, with climate change, resource development, and shifting geopolitics, these regions are becoming increasingly crucial to happenings outside these regions.

Fungi in Polar Regions - CRC Press Book. Fungi that inhabit polar-region can grow and decompose organic compounds under subzero temperatures play important roles in the nutrient cycle of polar-region ecosystems. Thus, changes in the mycoflora affect the ecological recycling in these regions, and understanding the cold-adaptation strategies.

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Animals that inhabit polar regions have to be well adapted to living in the cold, and often have a thick layer of fat or blubber to help to keep them warm. There are two main polar regions in the world, which are the Arctic and the Antarctic.

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to polar animals. Most nations of the world have agreed to try to protect polar regions. Hopefully, the only threat that polar life will have to face in the future is the cold. glossary axis an imaginary line around which an object, such as Earth, rotates (p. 7) blubber a layer of fat that keeps certain animals warm (p.

13). What’s more, they are unafraid of human visitors. It is a magical experience for anyone nurtured in regions where animals long ago learned to fear Man. Tony Soper, author of Antarctica: A Guide to the Wildlife. Polar regions provide some of the last truly untamed wildernesses.

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My favorite part in this resource is the included book/learning log--The ABC's of Polar Regions--however there are tons of other goodies included as well. It is always so amazing to. These questions are answered pdf this fun child-created book pdf the Polar Regions.

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Page5/5(1).In The Polar Regions: An Environmental Ebook, Adrian Howkins offers a ebook but thoughtful history of the changing Polar regions, tracing the similarities, contrasts and contradictions that have shaped the landscapes of the Arctic and Antarctica – both at times viewed as wild and untamed, yet ripe for regular exploration; both subjected to devastating environmental .