Kean University Library

Curriculum-Focused Guides

 

Earth Science Web Resources

Carbon Sequestration

http://cdiac2.esd.ornl.gov

 

Climate Change

World Bank Group

http://lnweb18.worldbank.org/ESSD/envext.nsf/46ByDocName/ClimateChange

 

Conservation International (CI)

http://www.conservation.org

 

Earthtrends

The Environmental Information Portal

World Resources Institute

http://earthtrends.wri.org

Note: This Web site provides detailed information about coastal and marine ecosystems; water resources and freshwater ecosystems; and forests, grasslands, and dry lands.

 

Ecological Regions of North America

http://www.cec.org/pubs_info_resources/publications/enviro_conserv/ecomaps.cfm?varlan=english

 

Environmental Media Group

http://www.ems.org

 

Environmental Protection Agency

http://www.epa.gov

 

Global Monitoring Division

NOAA ESRL

http://www.cmdl.noaa.gov

 

Global Warming Frequently Asked Questions

http://lwf.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/climate/globalwarming.html

 

GLIMS: Global Land Ice Measurement from Space

http://www.glims.org

 

National Environmental Directory

http://www.environmentaldirectory.net

 

National Geographic.com

http://www.nationalgeographic.com

 

National Council for Science and the Environment

Improving the Scientific Basis for Environmental Decisionmaking

http://www.ncseonline.org/NLE

 

North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation

http://www.cec.org

 

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)

U.S. Department of Energy

http://www.eere.energy.gov

 

Office of Science

U.S. Department of Energy

http://www.science.doe.gov

 

Pew Center on Global Climate Change

http://www.pewclimate.org

 

SCIRUS for Scientific Information Only

http://www.scirus.com/srsapp

 

Selected Internet Resources in Science and Technology

Science Reference Services

Library of Congress

http://www.loc.gov/rr/scitech/resources.html

 

Topozone.com

http://www.topozone.com

 

Tox Town

Environmental health concerns and toxic chemicals where you live, work, and play

http://toxtown.nlm.nih.gov

Note: This interactive site provides health consumers with basic information about toxic chemicals and environmental risk factors.

 

U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change

http://unfccc.int/2860.php

 

U.S. Climate Change Science Program

http://www.climatescience.gov

 

The World’s Biomes

http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/glossary/gloss5/biome

 

 

Prepared by Caroline Geck

August 15, 2007

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