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This site provides an online community for health professionals and others interested in environmental health and gives users the opportunity to access important resources about public health. Topics ...
Subject: Geoscience:Hydrology:Ground Water:Water quality/chemistry , Water and society, policy, and management, Geoscience:Hydrology:Surface Water:Water Quality/Chemistry , Geoscience:Atmospheric Science, Atmospheric Science:Climate Change, Climatology , Climate Change:Impacts of climate change, Geoscience:Hydrology:Surface Water:Water Management and Policy, Biology, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:Climate Change:Impacts of climate change, Environmental Science:Policy:US National Policy, Environmental Science:Land Use and Planning, Energy, Water Quality and Quantity, Air Quality, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Meteorology:Air quality, Geoscience:Hydrology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Policy Resources

Asbestos Hazard Assessment

Wayne Powell
This interactive site introduces students to concepts related to asbestos and how geologists analyze asbestos in building materials. The site is divided into three components: the geology of ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Mineralogy:Optical Mineralogy, Physical Properties, Geoscience:Geology:Environmental Geology, Geochemistry, Mineralogy:Environmental Mineralogy
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Course Information:Course Site, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Activities:Project:Investigative Case Studies

The Tofte Project

Sarah Nettleton
This site provides a description of a cabin in Tofte, MN on the North Shore of Lake Superior. The new owner of the cabin decided to remake it into a model of sustainable building practices. The site ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Sustainability, Biology
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Animations/Video, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations

Climate TimeLine Information Tool

The Climate TimeLine (CTL) Information Tool summarizes climate history for time spans from 1 year to 100,000 years ago and beyond. The relation between human development, weather, and climate is ...
Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change, Climate Change:Paleoclimate records, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science, Biology, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:Climate Change:Paleoclimate records, History and evolution of Earth's climate, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology , Climate Change:History and evolution of Earth's climate
Resource Type: Activities, Datasets and Tools:Datasets, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Principles, Structure, & Implementation of International Environmental Law

Armin Rosencranz
This module introduces the fundamental norms and institutions that comprise international environmental law and then focuses on six specific topics: air pollution and protection of the atmosphere, ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Waste:Toxic and Hazardous Wastes, Environmental Science:Forest Resources, Policy:Global Policy, Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity:Surface Water , Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biodiversity
Resource Type: Activities:Problem Set, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Earth on Edge: Ecosystems

Janet Overton, Wendy Vanasselt, Gregory Mock
This site provides information about the six ecosystems on which life on Earth most heavily depends: agricultural, forest, freshwater, grassland, coastal, and urban. It is part of a Public ...
Subject: Biology, Environmental Science:Ecosystems
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection

Coal-bed Methane Gas Development in Montana, Some Biological Issues

Steve Regele, Judd Stark
This 11-page Department of Environmental Quality report discusses biological issues that are expected to occur from coalbed methane development in Montana. These issues include dewatering of local ...
Subject: , Environmental ScienceWater Quality and Quantity, Energy:Fossil Fuels
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Oil and Gas - Coalbed Methane: Environmental Considerations

USGS - Energy Resources Program
The goal of this site is to present information and links to information on environmental considerations associated with coalbed natural gas development (CBNG) nationwide. The emphasis is on water ...
Subject: , Environmental ScienceWater Quality and Quantity, Energy:Fossil Fuels,
Resource Type: Scientific ResourcesCollection

Field Conference on Impacts of Coalbed Methane Development in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming: Impacts and Issues of CBM Development

R.M. Flores
This resource is a section of a larger work from a field conference that was held on the impacts of coalbed methane development in the Powder River Basin, WY. Impacts and issues from coalbed methane ...
Subject: , Environmental ScienceWater Quality and Quantity, Energy:Fossil Fuels,
Resource Type: Scientific ResourcesOverview/Reference Work

Coalbed Methane - An Untapped Energy Resource and an Environmental Concern

USGS: Energy Resource Surveys Program
This USGS fact sheet discusses the environmental concerns of coalbed methane development. Topics include the concerns associated with water disposal, contribution of coal beds to atmospheric methane, ...
Subject: , Environmental ScienceEnergyFossil Fuels, , GeoscienceAtmospheric ScienceMeteorologyAir quality, Environmental Science:Air Quality, Water Quality and Quantity
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

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