Heat Waves and Wildfires
Heat waves and wildfires occur around the world and have devastating effects, which are often documented on the news. Scientists claim climate change is a major factor in the rise of these damaging natural events that can dramatically transform the earth's geography. Readers are introduced to the causes and effects of heat waves and wildfires through concise main text filled with scientific facts. In addition, helpful fact boxes, informative diagrams, and eye-catching, full-color photographs are sure to spark an interest in earth science and the impact of natural disasters on the planet.