The Environmental Resource Handbook
"...the intrinsic value of the information make it worth consideration by libraries with environmental collections and environmentally concerned users."
-Booklist

"...it is a worthwhile browsing tool for those who want an overview of the American environment and the resources that serve it."
-Library Journal

The Environmental Resource Handbook
2017/18 Edition


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Pub. Date: July 2017
Softcover: 1,200 pages
ISBN: 978-1-68217-552-1
Price: $155.00
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This complete directory and research guide offers a unique combination of more then 6,300 environmental resources and listings, as well as 350 tables, maps, and charts of environmental statistics and rankings—-all revised with the most current information available.

Hailed as a "must-have resource" for environmentalists, educators, researchers, and students of environmental studies, this eighth edition is comprehensive and thoughtfully arranged for easy and efficient use. In addition to 240 brand-new listings, also available are 4,491 email addresses, 5,995 websites, and 8,761 key contacts—meaning more ways than the last edition for users to reach exactly who they need.

  • Section One: Resources provides detailed contact data for over 7,000 environmental programs and organizations, including Associations & Government Agencies, Awards & Honors, Foundations, Conferences, National Parks, Research Centers & Educational Programs, Legal Resources and much more.
  • Section Two: Statistics provides over 100 tables and charts on Toxic Chemicals, Recycling, Climate, Air & Water Quality and more, for all major US cities.
  • Appendixes on Endangered & Threatened Wildlife & Plants, along with EPA National Priorities Lists.
  • Glossary of Terms, Entry Index & Subject index for easy access to information
  • This kind of up-to-date environmental data, all in one place, is not available anywhere on the market place today. The 2017/2018 edition of The Environmental Resource Handbook is a must-have for all public and academic libraries, as well as any organization with a primary focus on the environment.

    ONLINE DATABASE PLATFORM
    This title is available for subscription online on G.O.L.D., the Grey House Online Database. http://gold.greyhouse.com
    Buyers of the print version of The Environmental Resource Handbook receive one year of free access to the title on G.O.L.D. A subscription online gives users immediate access to the most valuable U.S. environmental contacts and offers easy-to-use keyword searches, organization type and subject searches, hotlinks to websites and email addresses, and so much more. Call 800-562-2139 to activate a free trial or for more information.

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