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  • American Indian Tribal Portal @ EPA
    The EPA Tribal Portal was created as a gateway to EPA environmental information specifically related to tribal governments, such as environmental policies, practices and laws.
  • Bureau of Land Management
  • Bureau of Land Management @ Facebook
  • Bureau of Land Management @ RSS
  • Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center
    The Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC) is the primary climate-change data and information analysis center of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). CDIAC is located at DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and includes the World Data Center for Atmospheric Trace Gases.
  • Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center
    The Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC) is the primary climate-change data and information analysis center of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). CDIAC is located at DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and includes the World Data Center for Atmospheric Trace Gases.
  • Climate Change @ EPA
    Climate change is a problem that is affecting people and the environment. Greater energy efficiency and new technologies hold promise for reducing greenhouse gases and solving this global challenge. EPA's website provides information on climate change for communities, individuals, businesses, states, localities and governments.
  • Council of Environmental Quality
  • Council on Environmental Quality @ Whitehouse
  • Design for the Environment @ EPA
    Design for the Environment allows manufacturers to put the DfE label on household and commercial products, such as cleaners and detergents, that meet stringent criteria for human and environmental health. Using these products can protect your family's health and the environment.
  • Earth and Environment News @ National Science Foundation
  • Emissions of Greenhouse Gases in the United States (Report)
    The EIA is pleased to make previous editions of the annual Emissions of Greenhouse Gases in the United States report available at this site. Data users should note that when estimation methods are changed, data in the newest report are adjusted back through time to account for the new methodology. Therefore, the most recent report should be used for data analysis.
  • Enviornment and Natural Resources @ Department of Justice
    The Environment and Natural Resources Division of the Department of Justice handles environmental and natural resources litigation on behalf of the United States.
  • Envirofacts @ EPA
  • Enviromapper @ EPA
    Welcome to EnviroMapper for Envirofacts, a single point of access to select U.S. EPA environmental data. This Web site provides access to several EPA databases to provide you with information about environmental activities that may affect air, water, and land anywhere in the United States.
  • Environment of the United States @ National Atlas
    Recent public opinion polls indicate that Americans strongly support clean air, water, and land - our shared environment. It was not always so. In fact, environmental concern is a fairly recent phenomena in American history, initially expressed by groups of outdoor enthusiasts and preservationist in the past 150 years.
  • Environment, Energy and Agriculture @
    Official information and services from the U.S. government.
  • Environment: Office of the United States Trade Representative
    USTR's Office of Environment and Natural Resources (ENR) has broad responsibilities to leverage trade negotiations and relationships to pursue environmental achievements.
  • Environmental @ USDA
  • Environmental Education for Kids
    Welcome to "EEK!" - brought to you by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. This electronic magazine is for kids in grades 4-8. Surf around and learn more about the great outdoors.
  • Environmental Health @ CDC
  • Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory @ DOE
    MSL is funded by DOE's Office of Biological Research, which supports world-class research in the biological, chemical, and environmental sciences to provide innovative solutions to the nation's environmental challenges as well as those related to energy production.
  • Environmental Quality Statistics @ DOE
    This page provides access to the statistical tables that appear in "Part III. Environmental Data and Trends" of Environmental Quality, the annual report of the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ). Most of the tables at this site have been updated since the publication of the last annual report (The 1997 Report of the Council on Environmental Quality).
  • Environmental Regulations @
    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and state environmental agencies regulate the impact of businesses on the environment. The EPA develops and enforces regulations that implement environmental laws enacted by Congress. Likewise, state agencies enforce regulations that implement laws enacted by the state legislature.
  • Global Change Master Directory @ NASA
  • Health and Environmental Research Online (HERO) @ EPA
    HERO contains the key studies EPA uses to develop environmental risk assessments for the public. EPA uses risk assessments to characterize the nature and magnitude of health risks to humans and the ecosystem from pollutants and chemicals in the environment.
  • Indoor Air Quality of Homes @ EPA
    Indoor pollution sources that release gases or particles into the air are the primary cause of indoor air quality problems in homes. Inadequate ventilation can increase indoor pollutant levels by not bringing in enough outdoor air to dilute emissions from indoor sources and by not carrying indoor air pollutants out of the home. High temperature and humidity levels can also increase concentrations of some pollutants.
  • Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) in the United States @ EPA
    This fact sheet is the latest publication describing the national waste stream based on data collected from 1960 through 2008. It contains information on the benefits of recycling, as well as data on waste generation, recycling, and disposal. It's also accompanied by data tables that present detailed data that is produced each year. Aso included is a summary of our methodology for developing this data.
  • National Centers for Environmental Prediction @ NOAA
    Betty Petersen Memorial Library is a branch of the NOAA Central Library jointly funded by the National Centers for Environmental Prediction and NESDIS Center for Satellite Applications and Research. The library contains a specialized meteorological and oceanographic collection of about 5,000 volumes.
  • National Environmental Methods Index
    The Alliance for Coastal Technologies (ACT) is a NOAA-funded partnership of research institutions, resource managers, and private sector companies dedicated to fostering the development and adoption of effective and reliable sensors and platforms.
  • National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
  • National Reponse Team
    Welcome to the U.S. National Response Team Website - providing technical assistance, resources and coordination on preparedness, planning, response and recovery activities for emergencies involving hazardous substances, pollutants and contaminants, hazmat, oil, and weapons of mass destruction in natural and technological disasters and other environmental incidents of national significance.
  • National Water Quality Inventory Report to Congress
    The National Water Quality Inventory Report to Congress (305(b) report) is the primary vehicle for informing Congress and the public about general water quality conditions in the United States. This document characterizes our water quality, identifies widespread water quality problems of national significance, and describes various programs implemented to restore and protect our waters.
  • NOLA Environmental
    This site has been set up to share with the public the efforts being made by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and other federal and state agencies in south Louisiana regarding the environmental compliance for proposed federal and state Hurricane Risk Reduction Projects.
  • Office of Inspector General @ EPA
    Catalyst for Improving the Environment
  • Patuxent--Bird Population Studies @ USGS
  • Planning, Environment & Realty @ Federal Highway Administration
    Transportation planning and project development must reflect the desires of communities, and take into account the impacts on both the natural and human environments. Transportation projects are closely looked at to see how they might impact the community, the natural environment, and our health and welfare.
  • Risk, Government Programs and the Environment (Report)
    Nearly all farm business ventures involve financial risk. In some instances, private and public tools used to manage financial risks in agriculture may influence farmers’ production
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
    The mission of EPA is to protect human health and to safeguard the natural environment -- air, water and land -- upon which life depends.
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency @ Podcasts
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency @ RSS
  • U.S. Geological Servey
    As an unbiased, multi-disciplinary science organization that focuses on biology, geography, geology, geospatial information, and water, we are dedicated to the timely, relevant, and impartial study of the landscape, our natural resources, and the natural hazards that threaten us. Learn more about our goals and priorities for the coming decade in our Science Strategy.
  • U.S. Senate Committee on Environment & Public Works
  • Water Use in the United States @ USGS
  • Whitehouse Council on Environmental Quality
  • Resources on Oil Spills, Response, and Restoration A Selected Bibliography





  • Reg Stat @ EPA
    Reg Stat is the EPA site of all the activity published by the Agency in the Federal Register covering the period between calendar years 2005-2009. The site offers summary statistics using statistical data in the form of charts, tables and brief summary overviews to inform the public about the types of documents published annually.

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