Environmental Engineering and the Science of Sustainability

Robert Snedden (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427189455

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Description

Human activities have a huge impact on the Earth. Environmental engineers apply traditional engineering practices to help improve and prevent damage from humans and the waste we create to ecosystems and our environment. Readers will learn about how environmental engineering began, and the many processes environmental engineers apply to find sustainable solutions to problems. Real-life examples help students understand key concepts related to this important profession.

Reading Level
Lexile
1110L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
U
ATOS
7.3
DRA
80
Categories
Genre
Nature Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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