Some of the largest environmental problems now affecting the world around us are the focus of this hard-hitting series of books. Clear photography and easy-to-read text highlight problems, causes, and solutions, including steps that the reader can take to make a difference locally. This series explores and supports the standards, "People, Places, and Environments," "Production, Distribution, and Consumption," "Science, Technology, and Society," and "Global Connections," as required by the National Council for the Social Studies; and "The Nature of Technology," "The Physical Setting," and "The Living Environment," as required by Benchmarks for Science Literacy: Project 2061.
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