Environmental Links
Personal Websites:
Environmental Geography
by James Hayes Bohanon - Environmental links, personal action ideas, virtual bald eagles, plus an exploitation, conservation & preservation site in the form of a curriculum.
Fun and Information:
Lay-level scientific information explaining various phenomena that are often incorrectly described - targeted at teachers, but interesting to all - want to know why clouds really form?
Bad Science
Crocodilian Homepage
A great page with photos covering every species of crocodilian!
"Earth's Biggest Environmental Search Engine!"
You name the topic, they've got links to it. Searchable.
Environlink's Environmental News Service
News about the global environmental movement - including "green" candidates. Stuff on animal rights, green living, library, searchable.
Environmental Scorecard
"An environmental information service provided by the Environmental Defense Fund." You can locate your community and check out what pollutants are being released by which companies in your area.
The Extinction Files
"A visual oddysey into the prehistoric world"
Organizations:
Conservation International
Defenders of Wildlife
Friends of the Earth
Jane Goodall Institute
Greenpeace
National Audubon Society
Rainforest Action Network
Wilderness Society
Population Connection
Making A Difference:
The Carbohydrate Economy
Places to get products made from plant materials that can be used in place of petrochemical products and reviews of the companies that make them.
Environmental Defense Fund
"Environmental Defense is dedicated to protecting the environmental rights of all people, including future generations. Among these rights are clean air, clean water, healthy, nourishing food, and a flourishing ecosystem. Environmental Defense will be guided by scientific evaluation of environmental problems..."
League of Conservation Voters
Info. on candidates, congress, voting records, polls.
National Wildlife Federation
"NWF focuses its efforts on five core issue areas (Endangered Habitat, Water Quality, Land Stewardship, Wetlands, and Sustainable Communities..."
Natural Resources Defense Council
"NRDC uses law, science, and the support of more than 400,000 members nationwide to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure a safe and healthy environment for all living things." Check out the imagemap on the "Creatures" page.
World Wildlife Fund
"WWF directs its conservation efforts toward three global goals: protecting endangered species, saving endangered species, and addressing global threats."