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Dutch

Milieuvervuiling

Pieter Schouten (author)
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Milieuvervuiling

Target audience:
9-11 years and up
Luchtvervuiling, het broeikaseffect, plasticsoep: je hebt er vast weleens over gehoord. Het zijn allemaal zaken die te maken hebben met milieuvervuiling. Maar wat is milieuvervuiling nou precies? Hoe ontstaat de vervuiling van het water, de bodem en de lucht? Wat zijn de gevolgen van die vervuiling? En hoe lossen we het op? Wat hebben wetenschappers al bedacht om het vele plastic afval op te ruime
Subject
Milieu
Title
Milieuvervuiling
Author
Pieter Schouten
Language
Dutch
Publisher
Etten-Leur: Schoolsupport, © 2022
32 p. : ill.
ISBN
9789086648207 (hardback)

About Pieter Schouten

Pieter Schouten (fl. 1622-1625) was a 17th-century Dutch corsair and privateer. He was one of the first Dutchmen to explore to the Caribbean and, while employed by the Dutch West Indies Company, was involved in extensive reconnaissance to establish Dutch bases in the West Indies.

Biography

Born in Vlissingen, Pieter Schouten found employment in the Dutch West Indies Company as would other former corsairs during this period. In early 1624, he was assigned three ships with which to chart the Caribbean as well as provide valuable reconnaissance on possibility of establishing Dutch bases in the region. Leaving port on January 26, his small squadron included the 24-gun Hoop under Captain Willem Jacobszoon, the 14-gun Eendracht under Captain Hillebrandt Janszoon and the 8-gun yacht Trouwe commanded by Captain Hendrik Worst.

After arriving in Barbados in mid-March or May, he visited several islands and charted…Read more on Wikipedia