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National Park Service - Park Geology

This site provides information on the geology in and around the national parks. Sections of the web site are devoted to programs about disturbed lands restoration, mineral and resource management, ...
Subject: Environmental Science, Biology, Geoscience, Geology
Resource Type: Activities:Classroom Activity, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

CIPEC Biocomplexity Project Overview

The Center for the Study of Institutions, Population and Environmental Change (CIPEC) is involved in a variety of demographic, geographic, and land use research efforts. The biocomplexity project ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Land Use and Planning, Human Population, Biology, Geoscience:Geology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection, Research Results

Lake Ontario BioComplexity Study

The Lake Ontario Biocomplexity Study is a multi-faceted project focusing on ecological research at a wide range of both spatial and temporal scales. This project concentrates on the distinct and ...
Subject: Biology, Geoscience:Hydrology, Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity:Wetlands, Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Ecology, Restoration/Reclamation, Geoscience:Hydrology:Surface Water, Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity:Surface Water
Resource Type: Datasets and Tools:Datasets, Scientific Resources:Research Results

Environmental Frontlines Issue Summary: mining on public lands

This case study provided by the Environmental Frontline organization is a summary of the 1872 general mining law reform. It includes background information, facts and figures, 'quotable quotables', ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Policy:Environmental Economics, Environmental Science:Mineral Resources:Mining, Environmental Science:Policy:US National Policy
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection, Policy Resources

Planetary Climate Exercise

Paul Francis
This MS Word document explains roles for a Planetary Climate role-playing exercise dealing with the atmospheres of Venus and the Earth. Roles include experts on coal, carbon dioxide, heat balance, ...
Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology :Hydrologic cycle, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology , , Environmental ScienceEcosystemsBiogeochemical cycling, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology :Global energy balance, Environmental Science:Energy:Fossil Fuels
Resource Type: Activities

UV Menace

UV Menace is part of an online series of modules entitled Exploring the Environment. Emphasizing an integrated approach to environmental Earth Science education through problem-based learning, this ...
Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:Ozone depletion, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Meteorology:Atmospheric structure and composition, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection

The Carbon Cycle

NASA Earth Observatory
This Earth Observatory site contains detailed information on the carbon cycle of the Earth. It provides an explanation of the role of carbon in the geologic carbon cycle followed by a discussion of ...
Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science, Atmospheric Science:Climate Change, Geoscience:Geology:Geochemistry, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:Climate Change:Greenhouse gas emissions, Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology , Climate Change:Greenhouse gas emissions
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Maps, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

National Center for Earth Surface Dynamics

National Center for Earth-surface Dynamics
This site emphasizes channel systems, and contains excellent data from numerous experiments run at the St. Anthony Falls Laboratory and elsewhere. The site features videos, still images, 3-D maps and ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Sedimentary Geology:Sediment Transport and Deposition, Depositional environments:Continental, Geoscience:Hydrology:Surface Water, Geoscience:Geology:Sedimentary Geology:Sedimentary Structures, Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Restoration/Reclamation
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Scientific Resources:Collection, Audio/Visual:Animations/Video

Your Digital Library of Free Earth Science Data

Annette Schloss
This Web site provides access to major collections of Earth science data. The data is freely available to all who complete a registration form on the site. Using a simple sequence of steps on the Web ...
Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science, Environmental Science, , GeoscienceAtmospheric ScienceClimatology
Resource Type: Datasets and Tools:Datasets, Scientific Resources:Collection

Asbestiform Fibers: Non-occupational Health Risks

Much of the more than 30 million tons of asbestos used in the United States since 1900 is still present as insulation in offices and schools, as vinyl-asbestos flooring in homes, and in other common ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Environmental Geology, Biology, Geoscience:Geology:Mineralogy:Environmental Mineralogy, Biology:Biogeochemistry
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

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