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Women and the Environment

This publication focuses on the gender-related aspects of land, water, and biodiversity conservation and management. Read More

Waste Disposal Act

This law was passed by the government of the Republic of China (Taiwan) to improve environmental sanitation and public health through the regulation of waste disposal. Read More

New Landmarks of Soil Conservation

Discusses various methods for protecting and conserving soil. Read More

Mapping Vulnerability of Tropical Forest to Conversion, and Resulting Potential CO2 Rmissions: A Rapid Assessment for the Eliasch Review

This report is a rapid assessment analysis undertaken to inform the UK’s Eliasch Review on the role of international finance mechanisms to preserve global forests in tackling climate change. The results should be used with an understanding of the caveats specified at the end of the report. Read More

Managing the Small Forest

A guide to the basic principles of forest management, for use by small forest owners. Note: Contents: Introduction — Silviculture, growing and tending the forest — Planting trees — Planting trees — Protecting the small forest — Measuring the forest — Cutting the timber crop — Selling forest products. Read More

Making Land Produce Useful Wildlife

Discusses the benefits of biological balance on ranches and farms. Describes ways to allow wildlife to flourish for the purposes of hunting, trapping, fishing and other recreation. Read More

Legumes in Soil Conservation Practices

Describes measures for preventing soil erosion through the planting of legumes. Read More

It Could Happen Again

Describes the importance of soil conservation practices and their effect on wheat production. Read More

Game Management on the Farm

Describes ways that a farmer can support game on his land to make the best use of otherwise wasted land. Provides an overview of practical game management practices. Read More

From the Dust of the Earth

Describes how the things people enjoy in everyday life come from the soil, either directly or indirectly, and the value of participating in soil conservation. Read More

Mission

EERL's mission is to be the best possible online collection of environmental and energy sustainability resources for community college educators and for their students. The resources are also available for practitioners and the public.

EERL & ATEEC

EERL is a product of a community college-based National Science Foundation Center, the Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center (ATEEC), and its partners.

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