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EVR 1001 Reading List

Introduction to Environmental Science

Water

Topic 11:  Water

 

Subtopic 1:  Point and Nonpoint Source Pollution

"Point Source and Nonpoint Source Pollution." Encyclopedia of Pollution. ScienceOnline.

Subtopic 2:  Water Pollution

"Food and Water Hazards."  Pollution, Green Technology.

Subtopic 3:  Hydrologic Cycle (video)

"Earth's Hydrologic Cycle."  Geocycles. Science Online.

Subtopic 4:  Aquifers

"Aquifer." Encyclopedia of Weather and Climate, Revised Edition. Science Online.

Subtopic 5:  Water Shortage

"Sustainable Water Use."  Humans and the Natural Environment, Our Fragile Planet.

 

Case Study:  The Aral Sea - 3 readings

"The Aral Sea Crisis."  Columbia University.

and

"Shrinking Aral Sea." NASA Earth Observatory.

and (video)

"Drying of the Aral Sea: Timelapse." Google Earth Outreach.  2012.

Case Study:  The Aral Sea - 3 Readings

 

 


"Drying of the Aral Sea: Timelapse." Google Earth Outreach.  2012.