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Tracking Trash

Flotsam, Jetsam, and the Science of Ocean Motion
Burns, Loree Griffin (Book - 2007 )
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Describes the work of a man who tracks trash as it travels great distances by way of ocean currents.
Authors: Burns, Loree Griffin
Title: Tracking trash
flotsam, jetsam, and the science of ocean motion
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2007
Characteristics: 56 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ;,24 x 29 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Loree Griffin Burns
Summary: Describes the work of a man who tracks trash as it travels great distances by way of ocean currents.
ISBN: 0618581316
9780618581313
Branch Call Number: j 551.462 B967t 2007
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 56) and index
Subject Headings: Pollution Juvenile literature Marine debris Juvenile literature Ocean currents Juvenile literature
Topical Term: Pollution
Marine debris
Ocean currents
LCCN: 2006011534
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Describes the work of a man who tracks trash as it travels great distances by way of ocean currents.

Describes the work of a man who tracks trash as it travels great distances by way of ocean currents.

List - Marine Garbage by: multcolib_tamaf Feb 25, 2014

From the brilliant 'Scientists in the Field' series, this is one of the best books I've seen on the subject. Written for grades 5-9, this makes it perfect for interested adults who don't want 500 pages, but just a fascinating waist-deep dip in the surf. Tons of color photos, and very well writ... Read More »

Describes the work of a man who tracks trash as it travels great distances by way of ocean currents.


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Super geekily enjoyable. Burns does a wonderful job using the floating adventures of Nikes and bathtub toys lost overboard to explain ocean currents, modern shipping, and the impact of trash on the environment.

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