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Environmental Science: Statistical Data

 

EarthTrends

Country level data on topics such as water resources, climate, energy, biodiversity, forests, agriculture, etc.

 
 

Environmental Data and Tools for Scientific Inquiry

From the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Search here for data on chemical risks and conditions of the environment.

 
 

Energy Information Administration

Energy statistics, including environmental data such as climate change, greenhouse gas, and alternative fuel vehicles.

 
 

Environmental Defense Scorecard

Data on pollution at the community level (search by zip code).

LexisNexis Statistical

Proquest Statistical Insight 

Find national income and production statistics, retail and wholesale trade data, interest rates, economic indicators, and social and demographic statistics, plus much more.

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National Environmental Data Index

Environmental data from several government agencies on topics such as water quality, air quality, effluents, global change, soil properties, wetlands, energy resources, and biological data.

 
 

The Right-to-Know Network

The Right-to-Know Network (RTK NET) provides free access to numerous environmental databases. With the information available on RTK NET, you can identify specific factories and their environmental effects, and assess the people and communities affected.

 
NRI Map Room

NRI Map Room

Data and analyses on issues regarding the conservation and use of natural resources.

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Statistical Abstract of the U.S.

Statistical Abstract of the U.S.

The Statistical Abstract of the United States is a one-volume, comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.

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Historical Statistics of the United States

Historical Statistics of the United States

Statistical tables covering population, work and welfare, economic structure and performance, economic sectors, and governance and international relations.

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The Wellbeing of Nations

Contains data on the quality of life and the environment in 180 countries, including indicators of health, population, wealth, education, communication, freedom, peace, crime, and equity, land health, protected areas, water quality, water supply, global atmosphere, air quality, species diversity, energy use, and resource pressures. The first half of the book presents information graphically using maps and charts, the second half contains detailed data tables and assessment methodology.

Call Number:
Ref GE140 .P74 2001

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor