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America's Environmental Report Card: Are We Making the Grade?

Harvey Blatt
Format
Book
Published
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2011.
Edition
2nd ed
Language
English
ISBN
9780262515917 (pbk. : alk. paper), 0262515911 (pbk. : alk. paper), 9780262015110 (pbk. : alk. paper), 0262015110 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Contents
  • Water: no cholesterol, fat free, zero sugar
  • Infrastructure: pipes, wires, roads, bridges, railroads, dams, airports, and levees
  • Floods: when the levees break
  • Garbage: trash talk
  • Soil, crops, and food: dirt and nutrition
  • Fossil fuels: energy from the past
  • Alternative energy sources: energy for the future
  • The nuclear energy controversy: radiation for everyone
  • Climate change: what have we done?
  • Air pollution: lung disease
  • Conclusion: is there hope?
Description
xiv, 367 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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