Several databases in UDLib/SEARCH have links to environmental information in their browsable links. Below are a few select databases. The links you should use are specified for each database.
Most of the general databases in UDLib/SEARCH contain environmental information. Use subject lists and keyword searches by your specific topic. Databases that can be particularly useful are listed here.
The following databases have extensive information on environmental science topics. The database may either be devoted to environmental topics or have a direct link to a section on environmental topics in the first layer of subjects presented. Direct pathways are presented to go straigt to the groupings of environmental topics.
|Student Animal Life Resource offers coverage of the animal kingdom, ranging from the simple -- sponges and corals -- to the complex -- mammals.|
UXL Encyclopedia of Biomes contains current information on twelve of Earth's major biomes and their many component ecosystems.
|UXL Encyclopedia of Science provides clear, nontechnical information on more than 600 scientific theories, life forms, inventions, controversies and discoveries.|
|UXL Encyclopedia of Water Science explores water science and issues from an international perspective.|
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Middle Schools Coordinator
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High Schools Coordinator
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Private Schools Coordinator
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