Federal Agencies
Natural Resources
Pollution/Waste Control
Regulations
Reports/Publications
Weather
Hurricane Preparedness

 

Federal Agencies


Center for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC
Bureau of Land Management - BLM
Environmental Protection Agency - EPA
Forest Service - FS
National Park Service - NPS
NOAA -- National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.  Site includes weather information, climate research, navigation resources, coastal and oceanic research, and satellite imageries.
National Weather Service -- a division of the NOAA.

 

Natural Resources


Bureau of Land Management
Forest Service -
National Park Service

Office of Water -- dedicated to protecting the earth's water resources, EPA's Office of Water covers a wide variety of topics, including coral reefs, beach water quality,and fish consumption advisories. See especially the Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water which includes local drinking water information and methods of protecting drinking water sources.

 

Pollution/Waste Control


Green Vehicle Guide -- provides tools to help consumers choose fuel-efficient and clean vehicles.
Wastes -- from the EPA, Wastes manages industrial and special waste, municipal solid waste, and hazardous waste. Methods of reducing and better managing wastes are included.
Superfund: 30th Anniversary Report -
Toxics Release Inventory -- from the Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Pollution Prevention & Toxics, Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) provides information about chemicals that are being used manufactured, treated, transported, or released into the environment.

 

Regulations


EPA Laws & Regulations - Regulatory information by topic and business sector.

 

Reports/Publications


Congressional Research Service Reports -- contains over 100 short Congressional Research Service (CRS) reports on environmental issues.

 

Weather


National Weather Service -- National Climatic Data Center's collection of data, images, reports, and events related to El Niño/La Niña influenced weather.
NCDC El Niño/La Niña -- National Climatic Data Center's collection of data, images, reports, and events related to El Niño/La Niña influenced weather.
National Climactic Data Center -
NOAA -- official web site for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Site includes weather information, climate research, navigation resources, coastal and oceanic research, and satellite imageries.

 

Hurricane Preparedness


Family Disaster Plan -- put out by NOAA.
FEMA -- What to do before, during, and after a hurricane.
Ready -- How to prepare for a hurricane, from the Department of Homeland Security.

En Español


Centro Nacional de Huracane
Listo America


 

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