Searching for Arctic oil

by Hartman, Eve.

Format: Print Book 2011
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Hampton Community Library Juvenile Non-Fiction J 622.18 HAR
Location  Hampton Community Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  J 622.18 HAR
 
 
Summary
There is oil under the ice in the Arctic, but how much? How would getting it affect this protected ecosystem? Find out in this fascinating book.
Contents
Oil in the Arctic
Oil: an introduction
Challenges of the Arctic
The pipeline
Drilling in ANWR : the case for
Drilling in ANWR : the case against
The hidden cost of oil
Worth the risk?
Timeline of Arctic oil exploration.

Additional Information
Series Science missions.
Subjects Petroleum -- Juvenile literature.
Petroleum -- Geology -- Arctic regions -- Juvenile literature.
Petroleum -- Prospecting -- Arctic regions -- Juvenile literature.
Petroleum.
Petroleum -- Geology -- Arctic regions.
Petroleum -- Prospecting -- Arctic regions.
Publisher Chicago, Ill. :Raintree,2011
Contributors Meshbesher, Wendy.
Language English
Description 56 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 54) and index.
ISBN 9781410938220 (hc)
1410938220 (hc)
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