My Library

University LibraryCatalogue

     
Limit search to items available for borrowing or consultation
Result Page: Previous Next
Can't find that book? Try BONUS+
 
Look for full text

Search Discovery

Search CARM Centre Catalogue

Search Trove

Add record to RefWorks

E-RESOURCE

Title Worldmark encyclopedia of U.S. and Canadian environmental issues [electronic resource] / Susan Bevan Gall and Margaret K. Antone, editors.

Published Detroit : Gale Cengage Learning, c2012.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 UniM INTERNET resource    AVAILABLE
Physical description 1 online resource (lv, 691 p.) : col. ill., col. maps.
Series Gale virtual reference library
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Overview of current environmental issues, United States -- Alabama -- Alaska -- Arizona -- Arkansas -- California -- Colorado -- Connecticut -- Delaware -- 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 -- Overview of current environmental issues, Canada -- Alberta -- British Columbia -- Manitoba -- New Brunswick -- Newfoundland and Labrador -- Northwest Territories -- Nova Scotia -- Nunavut -- Ontario -- Prince Edward Island -- Quebec -- Saskatchewan -- Yukon -- Major environmental organizations and advocacy groups.
Summary Covers the 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.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Other author Gall, Susan B., editor.
Antone, Margaret K., editor.
Gale Group.
Subject Environmentalism -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
Environmentalism -- Canada -- Encyclopedias.
United States -- Environmental conditions -- Encyclopedias.
Canada -- Environmental conditions -- Encyclopedias.
ISBN 9781414490892 (electronic book)
1414490895 (electronic book)
9781414490885 (hardcover)
1414490887 (hardcover)