Environmental Science
Web Resources

Course Materials Developed by: Suckley & Nebel 2006
 

                           

 

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  Science & Technology

Ecosystems

Energy

Earth Structures

Atmosphere

Water

Population

Food

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The following is a list of  Environmental Science Reference Hyper links.  To select a hyper link of your choice, simply click on the BLUE link and you will be taken to that site.  To return to this page when finished, click "BACK" on your browser. In your wanderings, if you happen to come across a good Environmental Science Reference, please forward the WEB site address to : dr.suckley@sciencescene.com
                                         

         

 

 

 

 

 

Science and Technology

        EnviroLinks

 

 

 

 

Information Center for the Environment (University of California, Davis)

 

 

 

 

InfoTerra: United Nations Environment Programme

 

 

 

 

National Library for the Environment

 

 

 

 

National Environmental Research Council

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Ecosystems

      EnviroLinks

 

 

EcoSystems: How they work

 

 

 

 

Biology Internet Resources

 

 

EcoSystems: Major Types & what can happen to them?

 

 

 

 

Coastal Services Center

 

 

 

 

Sierra Club Critical Eco-Regions Program

 

 

 

 

Society for Ecological Restoration

 

 

 

 

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service: National Wetlands Inventory

 

 

EcoSystems: Forest, Rangeland, Parks,  Wilderness & Wild Species

 

 

 

 

Biosphere Reserves (Man & the Biosphere) 

 

 

 

 

Canada Forestry Management 

 

 

 

 

National Wildlife Refuge System 

 

 

 

 

National Resources Canada 

 

 

 

 

Protected Areas Virtual Library 

 

 

 

 

Sierra Club Critical Ecoregions Program 

 

 

 

 

U.S. Bureau of Land Management 

 

 

 

 

U.S.D.A. (United States Department of Agriculture) Forestry Service National

 

 

 

 

International List of Endangered Species 

 

 

 

 

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service 

 

 

 

 

World Conservation Monitoring Center 

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Matter and Energy

      EnviroLinks

 

 

Non-renewable resources fossil fuels

 

 

 

 

Department of Energy Fossil Energy Home Page

 

 

 

 

Fossil Fuel Primer

 

 

 

 

Energy Resources Program (U.S. Geological Survey)

 

 

 

 

Sustainable Fusion

 

 

 

 

University of California Energy Institute

 

 

 

 

UCEnergy/U.S. Department Of Energy (DOE)

 

 

 

 

U.S. Department Of Energy, Office of Fossil Energy

 

 

 

 

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

 

 

 

 

Yahoo: Nuclear Energy

 

 

Renewable resources fossil fuels

 

 

 

 

American Wind Energy

 

 

 

 

Sustainable Energy Resources

 

 

 

 

Energy efficiency and Renewable Energy Network (Department of Energy)

 

 

 

 

Energy Information Administration (Department of Energy)

 

 

 

 

Environmentally Renewable Energy Websites

International Network for Sustainable Energy

 

 

 

 

National Renewal Energy Lab (NREL)

 

 

 

 

U.S. Green Building Council

 

 

 

 

Wind Energy Investigation

 

 

Energy Usage

 

 

 

 

Energy Saving Appliances 

 

 

 

 

Green Guide to Cars and Trucks 

 

 

 

 

Green Power 

 

 

Nuclear

 

 

 

 

California Energy Commission Home Page

 

 

 

 

JET Joint European Torus project (fusion)

 

 

 

 

NRC Home Page

 

 

 

 

U.S. Fusion Energy Sciences Program

 

 

 

 

National Renewable Energy Laboratory

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Earth's Structure (Lithosphere) and Solid Waste

      EnviroLinks

 

 

Natural hazards

 

 

 

 

Earth,s Observatory

 

 

Origin, structure and the rock cycle

 

 

 

 

Earth and Environmental Science

 

 

 

 

US Dept of Commerce/NOAA/National Geophysical Data Center

 

 

Plate tectonics, minerals and soil

 

 

 

 

LLNL Geologic & Atmospheric Hazards Projects

 

 

 

 

U.S. Bureau of Mines Home Page

 

 

 

 

U.S. Geological Survey-Geologic Information

 

 

 

 

Earthquakes (U.S. Geological Survey)

 

 

 

 

Geological Hazards (U.S. Geological Survey)

 

 

 

 

National Earthquake Information Center

 

 

Hazardous waste disposal

 

 

 

 

Center for Nuclear and Toxic Waste Management

 

 

 

 

Hazardous Substance Research Center

 

 

 

 

Great Plains/Rocky Mountain Hazardous Substance Research Center 

 

 

Non-Hazardous waste disposal

 

 

 

 

LLNL Environmental Technologies

 

 

 

 

WERC Home Page

 

 

 

 

Global Recycling Network 

 

 

 

 

Reduce, Reuse: Cygnus 

 

 

 

 

Stop the Junk Mail  

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Atmosphere and Climate

      EnviroLinks

 

 

Air pollution

        Michigan's Department of Environmental Quality 
        ScoreCard 

 

 

 

 

NRDC Web

 

 

 

 

The Unidata Homepage

 

 

 

 

Clean Air Act

 

 

 

 

Radon Information

 

 

 

 

Indoor Air Quality

 

 

 

 

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) & Ozone Depletion

 

 

Earth/land interactions

 

 

 

 

Weather Topics & Links

 

 

Origin and structure

 

 

 

 

Weather Topics & Links

 

 

Climate and Meteorological Data

 

 

 

 

Climate Prediction Center

Midwest Climate Center

 

 

 

 

Western Great Lakes Region 

 

 

 

 

Eastern Great Lakes Region 

 

 

 

 

National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

 

 

 

 

Oceans & Climate

 

 

 

 

Ozone Depletion & Global Warming

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Water Resources - Hydrosphere

      EnviroLinks

 

 

Earth's water reservoirs

 

 

 

 

CERES: California Environmental Resources Evaluation System

 

 

 

 

Greenpeace International Home Page

 

 

 

 

USGS -- Water Resources of the United States

 

 

Water cycle

 

 

 

 

Encyclopedia of Water Terms

        United Nations Environment Programme, Geneva

 

 

 

 

SeaWiFS Project - Homepage

 

 

 

 

Welcome To WaterWiser

 

 

Water pollution

 

 

 

 

American Water Works Association

 

 

 

 

National Pollution Prevention Center for Higher Education

 

 

 

 

SeaWiFS Project - Homepage

 

 

 

 

The World-Wide Web Virtual Library: Wastewater Engineering

 

 

 

 

Welcome to the Water Quality Association

 

 

Hydrological Data

 

 

 

 

Coordinating Committee 

 

 

 

 

Basic Hydrologic Data From Glerl 

 

 

 

 

Great Lakes Commission 

 

 

 

 

International Joint Commission 

 

 

 

 

Northeast-Midwest Institute

 

 

Water Level Data

 

 

 

 

Great Lakes Information Network 

 

 

 

 

Great Lakes Water Levels 

 

 

 

 

Detroit River Flows

 

 

 

 

Great Lakes Coast Watch 

 

 

 

 

U.S. Water 

 

 

 

 

Water Levels From Glin 

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Population

      EnviroLinks

 

 

Economics & Politics

 

 

 

 

Campus Ecology 

 

 

 

 

For State Population Stats 

 

 

 

 

Negative Population Growth 

 

 

 

 

Planned Parenthood 

 

 

 

 

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Information 

        U.S. Census Bureau States and Cities Quick Facts

 

 

 

 

Projections of Population

 

 

Cultural Changes, Worldviews, Ethics & Sustainability

 

 

 

 

Center for Environmental Philosophy 

 

 

 

 

The Earth Council 

 

 

 

 

Environmental Philosophers 

 

 

Growth & Distribution

 

 

 

 

Eco-Home: Urban Ecological Living 

 

 

 

 

Negative Population Growth 

 

 

 

 

Planning & Architecture Resources 

 

 

 

 

Sustainable Cities

 

 

 

 

United Nations Population Information Network (POPIN) 

 

 

 

 

U.S. Census Bureau Home Page 

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Food

      EnviroLinks

 

 

Food Resources

 

 

 

 

Animal Sciences 

 

 

 

 

National Agricultural Library 

 

 

 

 

Sustainable Agriculture 

 

 

 

 

U.S. Department of Agriculture 

 

 

 

 

Food Additives (Food & Drug Administration) 

 

 

Pesticides & Pest Control

 

 

 

 

Insecticide Law 

    Genetic Engineering
        http://www.dnapatent.com/science/
     
     
         Environmentalist
        http://www.ific.org/foodinsight/1999/jf/biotechfi199.cfm - 
        http://www.foe.org/camps/comm/safefood/gefood/foodaid/news.html -
        http://www.safe-food.org/ -
         Scientist
        http://www.ific.org/publications/other/biotechmythsom.cfm - 
       

http://www.jacn.org/cgi/content/full/21/suppl_3/166S - 

         Consumer Advocate
        http://search.cnn.com/pages/search.jsp?query=Genetically%20Engineered%20Foods - 
        http://www.organicconsumers.org/gelink.html - 
       

http://www.consumerfreedom.com/search.cfm - 

        http://www.csa.com/discoveryguides/gmfood/overview.php?SID=dscrov7smddnl66q3ahvprhbh7 - 

 

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Federal Agencies

 

 

 

 

Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory 

 

 

 

 

U.S. Army Corp of Engineers, Detroit District 

 

 

 

 

Great Lakes Science Center

 

 

 

 

USGS

 

 

 

 

National Weather Service 

 

 

 

 

Michigan Sea Grant 

 

 

 

 

National Sea Grant Program 

 

 

 

 

Atmospheric Environment Service 

 

 

 

 

Canada Centre For Inland Waters 

 

 

 

 

Michigan Deq Office Of The Great Lakes 

 

 

 

 

Great Lakes National Program

 

 

 

 

Office, EPA 

 

 

 

 

eruptions, photos 

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Organizations

 

 

 

 

League of Women Voters  -  Congress & Green voting  (info) 

 

 

 

 

Sierra Club Coalition 

 

 

 

 

Student Environmental Coalition 

 

 

 

 

International Association For Great Lakes Research

 

 

 

 

League of Conservative Voters  -  LCV   (green record vote) 

 

 

 

 

Detroit Edison 

 

 

 

 

Macomb County MSU Extension 

 

 

 

 

North American Lake Management Society 

 

 

 

 

Nature Conservancy 

 

 

 

 

Audubon National Society 

 

 

 

 

Sierra Club

 

 

 

 

World Wildlife Fund 

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Web Cams

 

 

 

 

Big Look of Web Cams (This site will take you to many live Web Cameras. :Note  not all are active!)
Lansing Web Cam 

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