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U.S. Geological Survey Monitoring of Powder River Basin Stream-Water Quantity and Quality

Clark Melanie L., Miller Kirk A., Myron H. Brooks
This USGS report documents the ongoing monitoring of streams in the Powder River Basin. This report summarizes some of the available monitoring data and data relations that may be useful for ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling, Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity, Water Quality and Quantity:Surface Water , Geoscience:Hydrology:Surface Water:Water Quality/Chemistry
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Maps, Images/Illustrations, Scientific Resources:Research Results

Defenders of Wildlife - Geothermal Energy Resources: Principles and Recommendations

Defenders of Wildlife
This web site provides a pro-environment position on geothermal energy development. The site offers environmental principles that should be adhered to, and points out the environmental benefits of ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Energy:Renewable & Alternative Energy
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Geothermal Technologies Program

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
This US Department of Energy site offers a wide variety of information about geothermal energy, including the efforts of the Geothermal Technologies Program to find, access, harness and use the ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling, Environmental Science:Energy:Renewable & Alternative Energy
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection, Policy Resources

Hydrogen Highway

Fred Noyes
This opinion piece encourages lawmakers to pursue development of geothermal power in public lands. The author states that the energy potential within the National Parks can help reduce the US ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Energy:Renewable & Alternative Energy
Resource Type: Policy Resources:Opinion

A Field Conference on Impacts of Coalbed Methane Development in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming

Romeo M. Flores, Gary D. Stricker, Joseph F. Doll Meyer, Pierce H. Norton, Robert J. Livingston, M. Craig Jennings
This USGS Open File Report focuses on a basin-wide assessment of coalbed methane resources in the Powder River Basin of Wyoming. The report includes a thorough geological study with relevant maps, ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Energy:Fossil Fuels, Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling,
Resource Type: Audio/VisualImages/Illustrations, Maps, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Dinosaur Extinction: Causal Loop Diagram of Earth Feedback System

Dewey M. McLean
This site features a causal loop diagram from system dynamics methodology showing the solar-earth-space energy flow system (the dominant flow system driving earth's surficial systems, including the ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling, Education
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Activities

U.S. Coal Resource Databases: USCOAL

A subset of the National Coal Resources Data System. Contains published coal-resource estimates for coal bearing states listed by state, county, coal field, geologic age, and formation, rank, coal ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Energy:Fossil Fuels, Geoscience:Geology,
Resource Type: Datasets and ToolsDatasets

USGS Acid Rain Data and Reports

Mark Nilles
This program provides scientific research and assessment to evaluate the effects of atmospheric deposition on aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems. A clickable map depicts locations of acid rain ...
Subject: Geoscience:Hydrology:Surface Water:Water Quality/Chemistry , Geoscience:Geology:Geochemistry:Acid/Base Reactions, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science, Hydrology, Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity, Ecosystems:Ecology, Environmental Science:Air Quality:Acid Rain, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Meteorology:Air quality, Air quality:Acid Rain
Resource Type: Datasets and Tools:Datasets, Audio/Visual:Maps, Images/Illustrations

Population Reference Bureau

This is the homepage of the Population Reference Bureau, an organization dedicated to providing information about worldwide population, health, and environment. Materials available here include ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Human Population, Geoscience:Geology
Resource Type: Datasets and Tools:Tools, Datasets, Datasets with Teaching Activities

United States Census Bureau: Statistical Abstract of the United States

This publication is produced by the US Census Bureau, and provides the most recent census findings as well as older abstracts (1995 to 2000) so that comparisons between years can be made. Relevant ...
Subject: Geography:Human/Cultural, Geoscience:Geology, Soils, Biology, Environmental Science:Energy, Soils and Agriculture:Food Production and Distribution, Environmental Science:Human Population
Resource Type: Datasets and Tools:Datasets, Datasets with Tools, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations



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