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References

References

References

A few of the articles throughout this website cite sources for data or other information. Bibliographic information may be found here.

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Biodiversity
Millennium Ecosystem Assessment. "Ecosystems and Human Well-being: Biodiversity Synthesis." 2005. (pdf file)
www.millenniumassessment.org

Consumption and Waste
Harrison, Jonathan. "Consumption and the Environment." (pdf file)
http://ase.tufts.edu

Sierra Club. "Global Population and Environment: Consumption Factsheet."
www.sierraclub.org

World Business Council for Sustainable Development. "Sustainable Consumption Facts and Trends." (pdf file)
www.wbcsd.org

Yin, Sandra. "Lifestyle Choices Affect U.S. Impact on Environment." Population Reference Bureau, October 2006.
www.prb.org

Energy
European Nuclear Society. "Nuclear Power Plants World Wide."
www.euronuclear.org

Nuclear Energy Information Service. "Nuclear Power and Nuclear Weapons."
www.neis.org

Time for Change. "Nuclear Energy and Nuclear Weapons per Country."
http://timeforchange.org

Environmental Justice
Bryant, Bunyan, et al. "Environmental Justice." Encyclopedia of Earth, 2007.
www.eoearth.org

Habitat Loss
Devitt, Terry. "World Land Use Seen as Top Environmental Issue." University of Wisconsin-Madison News. July 21, 2005.
www.news.wisc.edu

UNEP. "GEO: Global Environment Outlook."
www.unep.org

"Humanity Loses $250 Billion a Year in Wild Habitat." August 12, 2002. Commondreams.org
www.commondreams.org

Health and Nutrition
USDA. FoodReview: Weighing in on Obesity, Vol. 25, No. 3, Economic Research Service, January 2003.
www.ers.usda.gov

U.S. Department of Energy. "Guide to Financing EnergySmart Schools."
www1.eere.energy.gov

Land Use
Devitt, Terry. "World Land Use Seen as Top Environmental Issue." University of Wisconsin-Madison News. July 21, 2005.
www.news.wisc.edu

Foley, Jonathan, et al. "Global Consequences of Land Use." Science, July 22, 2005.

"Atmospheric Changes and Air Pollution."
http://see-the-sea.org

Oceans
Monterey Bay Aquarium. "What's Troubling Our Waters: Overfishing." www.montereybayaquarium.org

Ocean Conservancy. "Global Climate Change and the Ocean."
www.oceanconservancy.org

Pickrell, John. "Oceans Found to Absorb Half of All Man-made Carbon Dioxide." National Geographic News, July 15, 2004.
http://news.nationalgeographic.com

Than, Ker. "Swimmers' Sunscreen Killing Off Coral." National Geographic News, January 29, 2008.
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news

Population
Brown, Lester. Outgrowing the Earth. W.W. Norton, 2004, p. 38.

Engelman, Robert. Population Growth in Recent Years. Worldwatch report. September 17, 2009.
www.worldwatch.org

Lappé, Frances Moore, et al. World Hunger: 12 Myths, 2nd Edition. Food First Books, 1998, p. 40.

Moore, Frances. C. "Carbon Dioxide Emissions Accelerating Rapidly." Earth Policy Institute, April 9, 2009.
www.earthpolicy.org

Resource Depletion
Human Development Report of the U.N., discussed in Shah, Anup. "Stress on the Environment, Society and Resources?"
www.globalissues.org

Shah, Anup. "Human Population."
www.globalissues.org

Toxics
Cone, Marla. "Dozens of Chemicals Found in Most Americans' Bodies." Los Angeles Times, July 22, 2005.
http://articles.latimes.com

NativeVillage.org, "How to Avoid the Top 10 Most Common Toxins." www.nativevillage.org

U.S Department of Interior. "Study Reveals Mercury Contamination in Fish Nationwide." August 19, 2009.
www.doi.gov

Water
MSNBC, "Crisis Feared as U.S. Water Supplies Dry Up." October 27, 2007.
www.msnbc.msn.com

Shah, Anup. "Water and Development."
www.globalissues.org

World Health Organization. "Ten Facts about Water Scarcity." March 2009.
www.who.int

World Water Council. "Frequently Asked Questions."
www.worldwatercouncil.org

World Water Council. "Water and Nature."
www.worldwatercouncil.org

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