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Arid Lands Newsletter
Published by the office of Arid Lands Studies at the University of Arizona.

Better World Zine
Articles about a wide range of environmental issues.

Bosque Lluvioso Rio Costa Rica
Organization dedicated to the preservation of rainforests in Costa Rica. Includes information on the group, areas thought to be under threat and current and future projects.

Campaign 2000, The Living Planet Campaign
An agenda for global action" from the World Wildlife Fund.

The Chemical Scorecard
The Chemical Scorecard makes it easy to find information fast: where these chemicals come from in your community, what their known or suspected effects are, and what actions you can take.

Conservation Databases--WCMC
The World Conservation Monitoring Center provides information services on conservation and sustainable use of the world's living resources, and helps others to develop information systems of their own.

Daily Environmental News

Daily Environmental & Energy Online News
Energy News Topics focus on Renewable Energy technologies such as wind, biomass, solar, geothermal, and DSMs. Environmental News Topics focus on Air Quality Issues such as global warming, acid rain, ozone, smog.

The Directory of Environmental Resources on the Internet
The Directory of Environmental Resources on the Internet provides listings and links to useful on-line resources pertaining to environmental issues.

ECO - Environmental Careers Organization
ECO accomplishes its mission through programs like our internship program and our career conferences.

E - The Environmental Magazine
E is chock full of everything the budding environmentalist needs to know, from "rainforests to recycling" and from the "personal to the political.

The Earth Angels
The Earth Angels is one of the most unique children's environmental groups ever. The Earth Angels are an inner city pre-teen environmental group of 150 "at risk" children, working year around to do anything they can to help our "at risk" world. The purpose of this site is to give interested readers information about The Earth Angels and a bit of what they have accomplished.

Earth Island
Earth Island Institute develops and supports projects that counteract threats to the biological diversity and cultural diversity that sustain the environment.

Earthlaw is a public interest, environmental law group committed to the West and to using the unique skills of the legal profession to address the West's environmental problems. Earthlaw was created to use the power of the law and of lawyers to protect the ecosystems and the people of the West.

Satellite images of environmental change.

The Earth Times
An independent, nonpartisan and nonprofit publication, the daily on-line edition focuses on the latest news and opinion concerning global environmental security, sustainable development, population, trade, gender issues, science and technology, children’s rights, culture, and health and education.

Earthweek: A Diary of the Planet, which offers, quite literally, news of the world. Affected by all of the changes humans have made to this planet, the Earth continues to make its own news, with hurricanes, floods, droughts, forest fires, volcanoes and much more. Earthweek chronicles these events with an unprecedented weekly summary of natural history.

The EcoMall is a popular environmental site that offers a wide range of environmentally-friendly companies and products.


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ECO-UK.COM is the UK's premier environmental Internet site. Ensuring fast and accurate environmental information retrieval via comprehensive directories and over 10,000 links to sources

Ecology Channel
Your source for environmental information.

A website dedicated to helping local communities build economies based on environmental protection. The major focus is on the coastal temperate rain forests of North America.

The ECOLOGY Channel
The ECOLOGY Channel provides the latest information on current trends, news and general topics and issues in an entertainment-driven format for broadband and multimedia services.


Endangered Species--U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
The Endangered Species page of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service includes complete coverage of the endangered species list, the enabling law, a FAQ, along with domestic and foreign counts. It includes both animals and plants. You can click to obtain detailed information and photos of the animals or plants on the list.

Environment Canada
The Green Lane on the Information Highway

EE - Environmental Education Links

Environmental Guide On the US Congress

Environmental Hazards in the Home
Things you should know about your house and the environment. Covers radon, asbestos, lead, hazardous waste, water contamination and formaldehyde.

Environmental Resources on the Internet

Environment & Ecology Organizations

Environment Today
A daily news service bringing you the latest environmental news, jobs, meetings and the biggest searchable database of science jobs on the Web Environment Today also offers free daily news via email alerts consisting of new job announcements.

EnviroLink is a non-profit organization...a grassroots online community that unites hundreds of organizations and volunteers around the world with millions of people in over 130 countries.

EnviroLink Library
The EnviroLink Library is an excellent resource for environmental information on the internet.

EcoPhotography is about creating images that depict environmental issues, nature, and outdoor recreation.

Environmental Organization WebDirectory!

Environmental Protection Agency

Environmental Resource Center
Environmental news, free enviro e-mail tip of the week. Environmental workshops, training, consulting, software and publications.

The Environment Since 1970

Forum on Developing Countries
An open space for people interested in planning, habitat and design in developing countries. The forum has a perspective on communication, training, education.

The Global Environment & Technology Foundation (GETF)
TechKnow is a database built into GNET, the Global Network of Environment & Technology. With TechKnow, users share and receive technical solutions to environmental problems immediately.

Global Warming
The key website for global warming information and updates.

Green Light for Environmental Law Network
Pace University School of Law has launched the Pace Global Environmental Law Network. At the site, users will find the "Virtual Environmental Law Library", which catalogues full-text sources of environmental laws worldwide, and a global law review.

Independent World Commission on the Oceans (IWCO)
The World Commission on the Oceans was developed in order to improve our understanding of the role oceans play in our planetary existence.

International Ctn for Conservation Edu - UK

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Keep America Beautiful

Ken Saro-Wiwa Memorial Fund
Established to assist men and women around the world whose activities on behalf of the environment have put their own lives in peril.

Liberty Tree Alliance Newsletter
This on-site newsletter is devoted to covering environmental news, policy, and issues. This is the site of an association of writers activists, and scientists dedicated to the natural worlds preservation.

Living Earth
Living Earth is an international organization which carries out environmental education. They work in partnership with local communities and businesses to resolve environmental issues.

List O' Lists of Environmental Resources

ISISA Charities
ISISA Charities is a non-profit charity support organization which was founded to procure international support on the World Wide Web for those in need.

Linking Human Rights and Environmental Protection
The IRN web site is a global resource for all people who share our concern for preserving and restoring the world's rivers and river communities.

NASA Kennedy Space Center Environmental Newsletter
A monthly update offered by the Office of Chief Counsel containing environmental legislation, regulations and other significant news items relevant to the environmental community.

National Environmental Scorecard for US Congress
The League of Conservation Voters has released the 1997 National Environmental Scorecard that rates each Member of Congress in the US on the most important environmental votes cast during the First Session of the 105th Congress. The online Scorecard offers individualized pages for all 535 Members of Congress, state delegations and the entire House and Senate.

National Library for the Environment
As the first step toward building a National Library for the Environment, the Committee for the National Institute for the Environment (CNIE) has made available at its web site over 100 full text Congressional Research Service (CRS) publications. These publications are searchable and browseable by topic, from agriculture and grazing to water quality.

National Park Foundation
Their Web site offers a Guide to America's National Parks, where you can locate parks by name, by state, by regional tours, or even by special interest, such as African American History Sites; Volcanoes, Caves, and Hot Springs; or, Battlefields.

National Safety Products, Inc.
Protect your family from environmental hazards in your home. Visit our highly informative site to see how.

National Water Quality Inventory
Copies of water quality reports from each State's survey to determine a water body's overall health, including whether or not basic uses are being met.

The Nature Conservancy
The Nature Conservancy fills preserves habitats and species by buying the lands and waters. It operates the largest private system of nature sanctuaries in the world--more than 1,500 preserves in the United States alone. Some are postage-stamp size, others cover thousands of acres. All of them safeguard imperiled species of plants and animals.

NIPR: New Ideas in Pollution Regulation
A site for researchers, government officials, and citizens interested in understanding and improving control of industrial pollution, especially in developing countries.

One World Magazine
A free electronic publication on the Internet, hosted at the EnviroLink Network, that focuses on environmental, cultural, and exploration issues around the world.

Pesticide Action Network North America
This website has some great information on pesticides, their use, their abuse, and their dangers.

Planet Peace
Planet Peace is run by Indigenous community organizers and activists dedicated to the world-wide distribution of information regarding Indigenous and Environmental grassroots initiatives from around the globe.

Recycle City
To get started, just click on any section of Recycle City that you want to explore. Create your own Recycle City scavenger hunt or go to the Activities area and see other ways you can put Recycle City to use. When you leave this place you'll leave knowing much more about what you can do to help protect the environment.

Science and the Environment
discover the latest and most compelling environmental stories from around the world.

State of the World's Forests 1997
The State of the World's Forests 1997 presents information on the current status of the world's forests, major developments over the reporting period.

Toll-Free Environmental Directory
The latest edition of The Toll-Free Environmental Directory contains over 7,000 toll-free telephone listings covering the entire environmental industry.

Trumbull Land Trust
A local, non-profit, all-volunteer organization that strives to protect and preserve the environment around us. The Land Trust has a number of environmentally significant parcels of land that will remain as open space forever. Environmental education is a major component of the organization, with hands-on seminars and backyard habitat creation.

The Trust for Public Land
The Trust for Public Land is a national, nonprofit land conservation organization that conserves land for people to enjoy as parks, gardens, natural areas and open space.

UNESCO World Heritage List

UNICEF: Progress of Nations 1996 Report
A complete version of UNICEF's recently-issued report has been made available online. Included are a Foreword by Boutros Boutros-Ghali, League tables of maternal death, malnutrition, National Performance Gaps and statistical indicators/profiles.

Unofficial Gorilla Home Page

USC Experts Directory in Environment

The Wetlands Network
A great searchable resource for wetlands conservation.

Wolf Haven International
Began as a sanctuary by Steve and Linda Kuntz to Washington State for wolves and other canines that has grown into an international conservation organization working to conserve and preserve wolves, other wildlife, and the habitats they need to survive.

World Conservation Union

World Rainforest Report Newsletter

World Wide Fund
The World Wide Fund's Global Network is a conservation action center equipped with more than 15,000 pages of information about pressing environmental issues.

World Resources 1996-97: A Guide to the Global Environment
A Guide to the Global Environment, produced by the World Resources Institute, United Nations Environment Programs, United Nations Development Programs, and World Bank, is available via the Web.

WWF Celebrates Year of the Ocean '98
The site explores the wonder of the ocean's spaces and species, focusing on the threats that currently endanger our planet's oceans and what all of us can do to help save our seas.


Recycling and Waste Exchange

Municipal & Commercial Recycling News

Index to Local Recycling Centers - US
Local community recycling organizations are listed below, indexed by state

The Connecticut Environmental Resource Center
A collection of guides, resources and news stretching far beyond Connecticut's borders.


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