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Envionmental Issues

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Environmental Issues Selected Resources

Fee-Based Databases


CLICK on Science e Books or Science Resources in Context

CLICK on Proceed

School: no password needed

Home:ID Code: bcps



Click on Pro/Con Issues on the right side (more issues)

School: no password needed

Home ID: bcps Password: sirs


Books and eBooks

Destiny Catalog Go to our catalog—in the middle section called Resources, click on Public Lists. Choose Environment. Look for books that may help you. The ones with a green E icon are eBooks (3 of which have unlimited copies)!


Free Web

(Be aware of WHO is sponsoring the site. For example, the site Global Issues.org is done by a guy in his spare time. He is not even a scientist, etc.)


National Resource Defense Council Environmental Action Group


The Nature Conservancy Non-profit organization


The Chesapeake Bay has many of the environmental issues on your list so the following sites may be helpful:

Chesapeake Bay Program This website is a sponsored by federal and state agencies, local governments, non-profit organizations, and academic institutions. This website has information on all the topics you need to research about the Bay, including issues and taking action. Click on the tabs across the top.

Chesapeake Bay Foundation Scroll down for links to issues the Bay has. This site is the work of a registered non-profit organization (not government).

MD Department of Agriculture Nutrient Management Program


Search your topic online. Look for a .gov site first. Evaluate other sites (check About Us link).







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