|aThe big green book of the big blue sea / |cwritten by Helaine Becker ; illustrated by Willow Dawson
|aToronto : |bKids Can Press, |cc2012
|a80 p. : |bcol. ill. ; |c25 cm.
|aEdited by Karen Li--T.p. verso
|aWhat is the Ocean? -- Wet and Wild -- Our Big Blue .. Basketball? -- The Big Rock Candy Mountain -- Ocean Layer Cake -- Brrrine Adventure -- Iceberg! -- Global Warming, the Ocean and You -- The Engine of the Ocean -- The Great Pacific Garbage Patch -- From the Deep Sea Data Banks -- Fun with Magma -- Volcanocean? -- Tsunami! -- Add is Bad -- Ka-Boom? -- Oil and Water Don't Mix -- From the Deep Sea Data Banks -- Fun With Fish -- Hiding Your Light? -- Red Fish, Blue Fish, One Fish, Two Fish -- Bright Idea -- The Dark Side of Farming -- Kooky Cukey -- Sink or Swim -- Silly Gilly -- Old as the Sea -- How Many is Too Many? -- From the Deep Sea Data Banks -- More Marine Marvels -- Spoil Spill -- Blubber Gloves -- Whale Music -- Dinner Time! -- Pricky Eater? -- Shapes and Sizes - More Surprises -- How Pearls are Made -- A Moving Experience -- Tube Foot Game -- Stuck on Cephalopods -- Jet Squid -- Hide and Ink -- Spots? -- Zip! Zap! Zing! -- Humpty Dumpty Coral -- The Ocean of the Future
|a"Today, the seas are changing in ways not seen since the age of dinosaurs. But what is the ocean? And why do these changes matter? You don't need a day at the beach to find out. Dive into exciting stories of people around the world who are finding creative ways to keep our oceans healthy and diverse. You can make a difference, too, with tips on making sustainable choices- even on land. Knowledge is the key to protecting our oceans. This terrific collection of experiments, games, and earth-friendly ideas will make ocean science a sea breeze." -- (p.4) of cover
|aMarine ecology--Experiments--Juvenile literature