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View Resource Books on Global Warming

A list of recommended books on global warming and climate change for science, business, and children.

http://www.grinningplanet.com/environmental-books/global-war...
View Resource Climate Modeling Initiative

The research focus of CMI is the development of models for the study of the atmosphere, ocean and climate. The key model development project is MITgcm, a numerical model designed for the study of...

http://paoc.mit.edu/cmi/
View Resource Coastal Challenges: A Guide to Coastal and Marine Issues

Coastal Challenges: A Guide to Coastal and Marine Issues is a guide that is designed to help readers steer through the broad spectrum of coastal and marine issues. It provides an overview current...

http://www.environmentwriter.org/dl/guidebooks/coasttoc.htm
View Resource Coastal Change Along the Shore of Northeastern South Carolina: The South Carolina Coastal Erosion Study

The U.S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium, conducted a 7-year, multi-disciplinary study of coastal erosion in northeastern South Carolina. The main...

http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1206/
View Resource Congressional Research Service Reports: Water

The NLE currently posts 2048 CRS Reports on environmental and related topics. The Congressional Research Service (CRS), part of the Library of Congress, prepares its reports for the U.S. Congress....

http://www.ncseonline.org/NLE/CRS/Detail.cfm?Category=Water
View Resource Coral Mortality and African Dust

Report with mini-movie and photos on the hypothesis that the atmospheric transport of dust arising from the desertification in northern Africa led to algal infestation of corals, coral diseases, and...

http://coastal.er.usgs.gov/african_dust/
View Resource Dust from Africa Leads to Large Toxic Algae Blooms in Gulf of Mexico, Study Finds

This press release summarizes the findings of a new study. Saharan dust clouds travel thousands of miles and fertilize the water off the West Florida coast with iron, which kicks off blooms of toxic...

http://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc11828/
View Resource Economic Damages from Nutrient Pollution Create a “Toxic Debt”.

A U.S. analysis of nutrient pollution in freshwater reveals annual losses of at least $4 billion, mostly from dips in lakefront property values and loss of recreational use.

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/full/10.1021/es803044n
View Resource Freshwater Pollution Costs U.S. At Least $4.3 Billion a Year

Pollution by phosphorous and nitrogen isn't just bad for lakes, streams and other bodies of fresh water. According to researchers at Kansas State University, it's also bad for Americans' pocketbooks.

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/11/081112124418.ht...
View Resource From Water to Wire: Building a Microhydro System

What better place to utilize hydro power than coastal British Columbia? A youth camp installs a substantial system with 500 feet (216 psi) of head, 2,200 feet of pipe, and a 10 inch Pelton runner.

http://homepower.com/article/?file=HP76_pg8_Talbot
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