|Internet Sources may be found via search engines, subject directories, or U.S. Government sites. Remember to evaluate Internet information for bias or being backed by special interests. Actually, information from any source should be evaluated by currency, authority, authorship, methodology, or bias. Be cautious of any source that can not provide that information. See Evaluating Internet Sources
Botany.com: the Encyclopedia of Plants
Center for Conservation Biology Network
Flora of North America
International Plant Names Index
National Library for the Environment
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Comprehensively organizes environmental education resources available on the Internet; highly recommended Web site.
Envirofacts Data Warehouse and Applications (EPA)
Part of the EPA initiative to make environmental information easily accessible to the public online, Envirofacts allows you to retrieve environmental information from EPA databases on Air, Chemicals, Facility Information, Grants/Funding, Hazardous Waste, Risk Management Plans, Superfund, Toxic Releases, and Water Permits, Drinking Water, Drinking Water Contaminant Occurrence, and Drinking Water Microbial and Disinfection Byproduct Information .
A comprehensive web site that organizes the broad array of environmental information on the Internet.
Environmental News Network
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
National Library of the Environment
Sponsored by the National Council for Science and the Environment, this site provides a single entry point to understandable, science-based information about the environment.
Put out by the Environmental Defense Fund, this web site provides information about the environmental health of states and communities; searchable by zip code.
Surf Your Watershed: A Service to Help You Locate, Use, and Share Environmental Information About Your Place (EPA)
United Nations Environment Programme
World Conservation Union
International organization that focuses on global as well as regional environmental issues.
World Resources Institute
Focuses on providing information about global environmental issues and problems.