By Don Philpott
- Environmental security Agency
- Department of the Interior
- Department of Energy
- Department of Agriculture
- Department of future health and Human Services
- The White House
- National Aeronautics and house Administration
- National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration
- National climate Service
- US international switch study Program
- US Geological Survey
This e-book doesn't supply any new technology yet makes an attempt to provide very important executive info on quite a few matters dealing with the environment. components lined contain worldwide warming and greenhouse gases, the Keystone Pipeline and mining, water, air and marine pollutants, mining and renewable power. It incorporates a timeline of significant environmental occasions during the last two hundred years and has an intensive thesaurus of environmental terms.
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The serious records sequence appears to be like at severe problems with our occasions. It presents non-partisan details without spin approximately severe avid gamers, occasions, and knowledge from and approximately Washington from as many assets as possible—from medical journals and govt reviews to political manifestos and foyer crew courses. It collects and distills an important executive records at the concerns lined that you should get the data you would like quick and easily.
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