Making a City Sustainable

Making a City Sustainable

by Courtney Farrell

Hardcover

$32.79

Overview

Sustainable cities make an effort to reduce their impact on the planet. They find environmentally friendly solutions for transportation, energy, and other parts of their infrastructure. Making a City Sustainable examines examples of how city planners have used sustainable technology to protect the environment in their communities. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781532114823
Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company
Publication date: 08/01/2018
Series: Inside Modern Cities
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 9.25(w) x 7.25(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 9 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Going Green 4

Chapter 2 Bogotá's Reforms 14

Chapter 3 Tokyo's Energy Challenge 24

Chapter 4 San Francisco's Solution 34

Fast Facts 42

Stop and Think 44

Glossary 46

Online Resoruces 47

Learn More 47

Index 48

About the Author 48

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