Gulf Oil Spill

Gulf Oil Spill

Lynn Peppas (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427196200

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This up-to-date new book describes the alarming events of 2010 after an oil rig toppled over in the Gulf of Mexico releasing millions of gallons of oil into the water. The largest accidental oil spill in history, it killed untold numbers of wildlife, poisoned over a hundred miles of coastal land, and devastated the commercial fishing and tourism industries in an area still reeling from the destruction wreaked by Hurricane Katrina.

Reading Level
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Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
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DRA
Categories
Genre
Science & Technology Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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