|EarthTrends: The Environmental Information Portal|
This is a large website that provides searchable databases, data tables, maps, country profiles and written reports on a variety of environmental issues. Topics include coastal and marine ecosystems, freshwater ecosystems, water resources, climate and atmosphere, human population and health, environmental economics, energy and resources, biodiversity, agriculture, forests and grasslands, and environmental governance and institutions. The data and maps found within each of these topics provide useful information for research projects for both students and educators.
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Some of the maps and data tables are in PDF format.
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Copyright 2001 World Resources Institute
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-001-932
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Publisher: World Resources Institute