International Environmental Web Sites
Stop Disasters! A disaster simulation
game from the UN/ISDR. Learn how to keep natural hazards from becoming disasters.
White Water To Blue Water Initiative- Partnerships
for the Wider Caribbean Region
The Ramsar Convention on Wetlands -
The Convention's mission is the conservation and wise use of wetlands by
national action and international cooperation as a means to achieving sustainable
development throughout the world.
World Environmental Organization - a nonprofit
organization devoted to the preservation of Earth's limited and threatened natural
Wetlands and Environmental Publications
USGS Studies of Louisiana Coastal Erosion
and Wetland Loss (DDS-79)
An assortment of USGS scientific reports, atlases, and maps of Louisiana detailing
the rates and processes of barrier erosion, geologic framework, storm effects, and
wetland loss over the past century.
USGS Bibliography of References Pertaining
to Offshore Sand Resources (OFR 03-300)
A summary of important scientific references to US offshore sand and gravel resource
Cowardin, Lewis M., Virginia Carter, Francis C. Golet, and Edward T. La Roe.
Classification of Wetlands and Deepwater Habitats of the United States.1985.
The Impact of Federal Programs
on Wetlands, Volume II: Introduction. United States Fish and Wildlife Service/
Office of Environmental Policy and Compliance (OEPC). July 9, 1996.