The Resource Environmental policy, Yael Calhoun, series editor ; foreword by David Seideman

Environmental policy, Yael Calhoun, series editor ; foreword by David Seideman

Label
Environmental policy
Title
Environmental policy
Statement of responsibility
Yael Calhoun, series editor ; foreword by David Seideman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For more than a hundred years, environmental policy has taken many different approaches, from conservation to cleanup of polluted areas. Debates over how the environment can best be protected often become heated
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.7/0561
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GE170
LC item number
.E576683 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Calhoun, Yael
Series statement
Environmental issues
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  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental policy
Label
Environmental policy, Yael Calhoun, series editor ; foreword by David Seideman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "Why should we care?" -- Section A: Federal lands policy: What are public lands and who decides how they are used?: Heart of the nation: By Bernard Shanks -- What threatens our National Wildlife Refuge System?: The greatest show on earth: By Jessica Snyder Sachs -- How do marine reserves protect ocean resources?: Undiscovered country: By David Helvarg -- What are some public land issues?: Frontal assault: By Joel Connelly -- Section B: Air quality policy: How does our nation protect air quality?: Clean air rules 2004: From the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency -- Plain English Guide to the Clean Air Act: From the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency -- Section C: Water Policy: What is the Clean Water Act?: Introduction to the Clean Water Act: From the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency -- What are our nation's policies for water use?: Rivers for life: By Sandra Postel and Brian Richter -- Why is the pumping of groundwater an issue?: Perils of groundwater pumping: By Robert Glennon -- Does the Clean Water Act protect the oceans?: Beneath the surface: By Cathy Asato -- Section D: Climate change policy: What are the global policies on climate change?: Reading the weathervane: Climate change from Rio to Johannesburg: By Seth Dunn -- How are our states and cities addressing climate change?: Change of climate: By Susan Joy Hassol and Randy Udall -- Bibliography -- Further reading -- Index
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 143 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034662069
Label
Environmental policy, Yael Calhoun, series editor ; foreword by David Seideman
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "Why should we care?" -- Section A: Federal lands policy: What are public lands and who decides how they are used?: Heart of the nation: By Bernard Shanks -- What threatens our National Wildlife Refuge System?: The greatest show on earth: By Jessica Snyder Sachs -- How do marine reserves protect ocean resources?: Undiscovered country: By David Helvarg -- What are some public land issues?: Frontal assault: By Joel Connelly -- Section B: Air quality policy: How does our nation protect air quality?: Clean air rules 2004: From the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency -- Plain English Guide to the Clean Air Act: From the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency -- Section C: Water Policy: What is the Clean Water Act?: Introduction to the Clean Water Act: From the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency -- What are our nation's policies for water use?: Rivers for life: By Sandra Postel and Brian Richter -- Why is the pumping of groundwater an issue?: Perils of groundwater pumping: By Robert Glennon -- Does the Clean Water Act protect the oceans?: Beneath the surface: By Cathy Asato -- Section D: Climate change policy: What are the global policies on climate change?: Reading the weathervane: Climate change from Rio to Johannesburg: By Seth Dunn -- How are our states and cities addressing climate change?: Change of climate: By Susan Joy Hassol and Randy Udall -- Bibliography -- Further reading -- Index
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 143 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034662069

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