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Title:
Fresh air, clean water : our right to a healthy environment
ISBN:
9781459826793
Physical Description:
102 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 24 cm.
Reading Level:
1100 L Lexile
Summary:
"Everyone depends on clean air to breathe, safe water to drink and healthy soil for growing food. But what if your drinking water is dangerous, your air is polluted and your soil is toxic? What can you do about that? Do you have the right to demand change? Fresh Air, Clean Water: Defending Our Right to a Healthy Environment explores the connections between our environment and our health, and why the right to live in a healthy environment should be protected as a human right. The book features profiles of kids around the world who are taking action and important environmental rights court cases. Hear the powerful stories of those fighting for change." --
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