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eBook Worldmark Encyclopedia of US and Canadian Environmental Issues, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1414490895
  • ISBN-13: 9781414490892
  • DDC: 304.20973
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 691 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released May 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

This title will cover environmental issues for each U.S. state and Canadian province. Essays include an introduction that describes the geographical and geological features of the state/province, information on how global climate change could affect the state/province and its inhabitants, information on natural resources, energy, Green Economy, Green Jobs, and Green Building, and a special section that covers a major environmental topic in each state/province. The volume will be organized into two sections: 1. United States 2. Canada. The States and Provinces will be organized alphabetically within these two sections. There will be an introductory overview discussing the overarching environmental issues for each country at the beginning of their respective sections. Each entry will have a bibliography.

Features and Benefits

  • Readers Guide.
  • Conversion Table.
  • Glossary of Special Terms.
  • List of Environmental Protection and Advocate Groups; General Index.
  • General bibliography.

Awards

  • LMC/ARBA – Best Resource for Youth (Secondary Grades) 2014

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414490887 | ISBN-13: 9781414490885

Table of Contents

United States.
Alabama.
Alaska.
Arizona.
Arkansas.
California.
Colorado.
Connecticut.
Delaware.
District of Columbia.
Florida.
Georgia.
Hawaii.
Idaho.
Illinois.
Indiana.
Iowa.
Kansas.
Kentucky.
Louisiana.
Maine.
Maryland.
Massachusetts.
Michigan.
Minnesota.
Mississippi.
Missouri.
Montana.
Nebraska.
Nevada.
New Hampshire.
New Jersey.
New Mexico.
New York.
North Carolina.
North Dakota.
Ohio.
Oklahoma.
Oregon.
Pennsylvania.
Rhode Island.
South Carolina.
South Dakota.
Tennessee.
Texas.
Utah.
Vermont.
Virginia.
Washington.
West Virginia.
Wisconsin.
Wyoming.
Canada.
Alberta.
British Columbia.
Manitoba.
New Brunswick.
Newfoundland.
Northwest Territories.
Nova Scotia.
Nunavut.
Ontario.
Prince Edward Island.
Quebec.
Saskatchewan.
Yukon.