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Scientific Unit Converter
National Geophysical Data Center and NASA
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Teaching Documents about Ecology@
Ecology, Facies and Palaeoenvironment@
Wolf Berger, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego: Glossary Climate Change.
University of California, Berkeley Museum, Natural History Glossary: Volume 5: Ecology
Coastal Engineering Manual (CEM): Glossary of Coastal Engineering Terms.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, (EPA): Terms of Environment. An alphabetic list of terms and abbreviations and acronyms.
! Geological Survey of Finland (GTK).
GTK is Finland´s national geoscience agency. Go to:
MULTILINGUAL THESAURUS OF GEOSCIENCES. Developed by the IUGS/COGEOINFO Working Group for Multilingual Thesaurus. In English - Finnish - French - German - Italian - Russian - Spanish - Swedish. Excellent!
! Danny Harrington, ITS Tutorial School, Hong Kong: Geography Dictionary & Glossary for Students. Free open-access! One of the most comprehensive geography dictionaries on the web. The definitions cover a range of subject areas in physical and human geography and in related disciplines. Over 1400 terms defined.
Gary Horton, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Nevada Division of Water Planning, Carson City, NV: WATER WORDS DICTIONARY. A compilation of technical water, water quality, environmental, and water-related terms.
Lenntech Water treatment & air purification Holding B.V., Delft, The Netherlands: Water Glossary. An explanation of terminology concerning water related issues. See also: Water FAQ Frequently Asked Questions. The question library on water related issues.
S.M. Mandaville, Soil & Water Conservation Society of Metro Halifax: Limnological terms, definitions, acronyms and concepts.
! James L. Reveal, Norton-Brown Herbarium, University of Maryland: FindIT, Links to Web Sites of Botanical Interest, Dictionaries. Academic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology - Life Sciences - e.g. Biology, Botany, Cell Biology, Ecology, Evolution, Molecular Biology, Systematics, etc. Excellent!
United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Washington, DC: Terms of the Environment.
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EPA's Climate Change Site offers comprehensive information on the issue of climate change.
Glossary of Climate Change Terms.
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