Useful Web Links
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"Conservation organization working to protect the most ecologically important lands and waters around the world for nature and people."
"The Union of Concerned Scientists is the leading science-based nonprofit working for a healthy environment and a safer world. UCS combines independent scientific research and citizen action to develop innovative, practical solutions and to secure responsible changes in government policy, corporate practices, and consumer choices."
Website that allows you to locate watersheds based on geographic size and location. The website that links to organizations that work to protect the water quality and surrounding ecological regions of those watersheds.
A website that allows you to search for watersheds based on geographic size and location within the United States. There are links to organizations that work to protect the water quality and surrounding ecological areas of those watersheds.
"The US Global Change Research Information Office (GCRIO) provides access to data and information on climate change research, adaptation/mitigation strategies and technologies, and global change-related educational resources on behalf of the various US Federal Agencies."
The mission of the UNEP is, "To provide leadership and encourage partnership in caring for the environment by inspiring, informing, and enabling nations and peoples to improve their quality of life without compromising that of future generations." Their website contains numerous publications, videos, and detailed information about global progress in specific priority areas.