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Internet Resources for Geology and Human Health

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Air Pollution and Health part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site provides an overview of the human health effects of particulate matter, nitrogen oxides, sulfur dioxides, volatile organic compounds and ground-level ozone.
Health Topics: Other, Gases, Airborne Transport Processes, Organic Compounds
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Toxics and Health part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site presents information about the staggering amount of toxic chemicals in our environment and some of their adverse heath effects, such as endocrine disruption, cancer, and neurodevelopmental ...
Health Topics: Epidemiology and Risk Analysis, Organic Compounds, Heavy Metals
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Children's Environmental Health part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site explores why and how children are more sensitive and susceptible to environmental pollutants than adults. It features information about causes of asthma and birth defects, the effects of ...
Health Topics: Gases, Epidemiology and Risk Analysis, Heavy Metals
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

ENVIROHEALTHACTION.ORG part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site presents an overview of the components of air pollution, their sources, environmental impacts, health impacts, and pollution regulation. Special focus topics include health effects of the ...
Health Topics: Gases, Heavy Metals, Epidemiology and Risk Analysis, Organic Compounds
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Climate Change, Energy and Health part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site provides an overview of the causes of climate change and the repercussions it has on our environment and our health. Special focus topics include energy and health (with respect to fossil ...
Health Topics: Other, Epidemiology and Risk Analysis
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Chronic Disease and the Environment part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site provides an overview of chronic diseases such as asthma, cancer and birth defects (with respect to infant mortality) and their environmental causes. Special topics include disease tracking, ...
Health Topics: Controls on Bioavailability, Epidemiology and Risk Analysis
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Safe Drinking Water part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site provides an overview of types of drinking water contaminants, where they come from, and their effects on human health. Special topics include chemical and microbial contamination, health ...
Health Topics: Waterborne Transport Processes, Biogenic Hazards
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

NLM: Environmental Health and Toxicology for Students and Educators part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website from the National Library of Medicine focuses on toxicology. The site features an interactive guide to potentially toxic substances and environmental health issues in everyday places, ...
Health Topics: Other, Biogenic Hazards
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection

Data from Selected U.S. Geological Survey National Stream Water-Quality Monitoring Networks (WQN), USGS Digital Data Series DDS-37 part of SERC Web Resource Collection

WQN database contains water-quality and streamflow data collected at 679 NASQAN and HBN stations in the United States. The water-quality data include 63 physical, chemical, and biological properties ...
Health Topics: Waterborne Transport Processes
Resource Type: Datasets and Tools:Datasets

National Water-Quality Assessment Program (NAWQA) part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This United States Geological Survey (USGS) program addresses water quality in the US. The goal is to develop long-term consistent and comparable information on streams, ground water, and aquatic ...
Health Topics: Epidemiology and Risk Analysis, Organic Compounds, Waterborne Transport Processes
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Collection, Datasets and Tools:Datasets