Please note: In order to keep Hive up to date and provide users with the best features, we are no longer able to fully support Internet Explorer. The site is still available to you, however some sections of the site may appear broken. We would encourage you to move to a more modern browser like Firefox, Edge or Chrome in order to experience the site fully.

The Oceans Explored: Oceans at Work, Paperback / softback Book

The Oceans Explored: Oceans at Work Paperback / softback

Illustrated by Fiona Osbaldstone

Part of the The Oceans Explored series

Paperback / softback


Take a deep dive into the depths of our blue planet with this stunning book all about the ocean - Earth's largest biome. In Oceans at Work, beautiful illustrations and striking photographs combine to help readers explore how humans interact with the ocean and how we have come to depend on it for travel, food and fun.

Investigate our use of the seas from seaweed farms to fishing boats, and from whaling to a world cruises.

It will inspire young readers to think about how human activity is at times harming our world and the delicate balance of life in ocean and coastal habitats around the world. Each title includes a map of the world highlighting each ocean and what phenomena occur there. For readers aged 7+ who are studying geography, habitats and natural history at key stage 2.

The Oceans Explored series is also an excellent resource for children interested in ecology and green issues. Titles in this series:Ocean HabitatsOcean LifeOcean PollutionOceans at Work


Other Formats



Free Home Delivery

on all orders

Pick up orders

from local bookshops