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This is a collection of useful web sites for teaching public policy in the earth sciences. If you know of web sites, journal articles or other references that are useful for teaching and learning about public policy issues, let us know about them.

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Ecosystem Management Coordination part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This US Forest Service site provides access to the major information collection, storage, analysis, and decision-making processes used to manage the lands and resources of the National Forest system. ...

National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) from the US Forest Service part of SERC Web Resource Collection

Federal legislation enacted in 1970 requires that government agencies consider the environmental costs of their actions through a process of environmental impact statements and public comment. This ...

Summaries of Environmental Laws Administered by the EPA part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website contains the text of US environmental legislation such as the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act, Superfund, the National Environmental Policy Act, and others. This site was last updated ...

US Fish and Wildlife Service - Division of Habitat and Resource Conservation part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website features information related to environmental procedures and policy that is used by the Fish and Wildlife Service in their preparation and review of environmental documents. The actual ...

Rangeland Policy Issues part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site provides a balanced venue for the public to explore the key issues surrounding the use and management of rangelands. The goals of the website are to help citizens to clarify issues, to ...

Almanac of Policy Issues: Environment part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This collection provides balanced information on major U.S. public policy issues concerning the environment. Topics include air quality, energy, global warming, hazardous waste, land use, recycling, ...

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site provides information on rules, policy and legislation, permits, enforcement, and environmental quality in Texas. The site also features links to hot topics, featured programs and projects, ...

Pilot 2006 Environmental Performance Index part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website provides environmental data and summaries that compare 133 countries along 16 environmental policy criteria. Categories include air quality, water resources, environmental health, ...

Protecting Our Nation's Environment part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website from the White House lists the environmental philosophy and accomplishments of the Bush Administration. Speeches by the President, key environmental documents and multimedia are ...

Science Policy Program part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site is part of the National Council for Science and the Environment and seeks to provide support for policies and programs that increase the role of science in achieving environmental goals. ...

Agriculture Policy & Farm Bill Briefing Book part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website summarizes various aspects of the Farm Bill. Background information on rural development, conservation and the environment, and biotechnology are provided, as well as relevant statistics ...

Agriculture Policy Briefing Book: Legislative Issues part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website features links to information on legislative issues such as farm support, conservation and resources, animal agriculture, the 2002 Farm Bill and other topics. The research, analysis, and ...

Global Climate Change Briefing Book part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website presents general resources and legislative issues related to global climate change. The site includes greenhouse gas sources, trends and effects on the environment, the text of the Kyoto ...

Oceans & Coastal Resources: A Briefing Book part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website features information on legislative issues that involve ocean pollution, food from the sea, energy and mineral development, marine transportation, and military applications. A variety of ...

Washington State Department of Ecology part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website contains information, reports, data and policies about environmental issues in the state of Washington. Topics include soil contamination, hazardous and solid waste management, the ...

Global Climate Change Policy Book part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website summarizes the current administration's approach to global climate change, including the President's Program of Domestic and International Initiatives. These include a national goal to ...

North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website focuses on the regulatory programs used to preserve and protect North Carolina's natural resources. This program administers regulatory programs designed to protect air quality, water ...

US State Agencies, Legislatures, Courts part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website contains links to home pages, elected officials, environmental agencies, legislatures, and courts from all fifty states.

Montana Department of Environmental Quality part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website features environmental information including rules and regulations, enforcement, press releases, legal notices, environmental impact statements, environmental assessments, and air ...

State Environmental Resource Center part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This website provides information on Wisconsin environmental policies and assembles information and tools to help legislators make decisions on environmental issues. The State Environmental Resource ...