Sources

The following references are available in most libraries:

Bryant, Jeannette, ed. Conservation Directory: A list of Organizations, Agencies, and Officials Concerned with Natural Resource Use and Management. National Wildlife Federation, 1995.

Carson, Rachel. Silent Spring. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1962.

Chadwick, Douglas H. “Dead or Alive: The Endangered Species Act.” National Geographic. Vol. 187, No. 3, March 1995, pp. 2-41.

Chadwick, Douglas H. "What Good is a Prairie?" Audubon, November-December 1995, pp. 36-46.

Craft, Lucille. “$20,000 For One Fish?” International Wildlife. Vol. 24, No. 6, 1994, pp. 18-21.

Leopold, Aldo. A Sand County Alamanac, And Sketches Here and There. New York: Oxford University Press, 1949.

Nichols, Michael. “A Fragile Home Threatened by War.” National Geographic. Vol. 188, No. 4, October 1995, pgs. 58-83.

Revkin, Andrew C., and others. “Managing Planet Earth: Forget Nature. Even Eden is Engineered.” New York Times, Science Times, August 20, 2002.

Stein, Sara, Noah’s Garden: Restoring the Ecology of Our Own Backyards, Houghton Mifflin, New York, 1993.

World Wide Websites

Wildlife Assessment/Restoration

Endangered Species Program http://endangered.fws.gov

Endangered Species and Wetlands Report http://www.eswr.com

Invasive Species http://www.invasivespeciesinfo.gov/

National and International Agencies

IUCN World Conservation Organization threatened species list http://www.iucn.org/about/work/programmes/species/red_list/
National Biological Information Infrastructure http://www.nbii.gov

National Climate Data Center & National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/ol/climate/globalwarming.html

United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization http://www.fao.org/

Conservation Organizations

National Audubon Society http://www.audubon.com/

Cousteau Society http://www.cousteausociety.org/

Environmental Defense Fund http://www.edf.org

The Chemical Scorecard http://www.scorecard.org/

Kids for Saving Earth http://kidsforsavingearth.org/

National Wildlife Federation http://www.nwf.org

Natural Resources Defense Council http://www.nrdc.org/

Sport Fish and Wildlife Restoration http://wsfrprograms.fws.gov/

The Nature Conservancy http://www.tnc.org

Union of Concerned Scientists http://www.ucsusa.org/index.html

World Wildlife Fund http://www.worldwildlife.org/
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