Dabney S. Lancaster Community
Marshall University Herpetology
Cheat Mountain Salamander
All About Birds Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Feather Atlas (U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)
Tree ID (Leaf and Twig) Virginia Tech
Tree Fact Sheets Virginia Tech
Tree Facts from American Forests
A Guide to Creating Vernal Pools
American Meteorological Society: Statement on Climate Change
Mauna Loa CO2
NASA: Climage Change
EPA: Cliimate Change
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, 2012 Holiday Lectures:
Changing Planet: Past, Present, Future
Lecture #3, "Earth's Climate: Back to the Future" and Lecture #4, "Climate Change: How Do We Know We're Not Wrong?"are particularly relevant.
Book: Oreskes, Naomi; Conway, Erik M. Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming. New York: Bloomsbury Press, 2010.
"America Strikes New Oil." National Geographic, March 2013.
"The Facts Behind the Frack", Science News, September 8, 2012. (available to subscribers only)
The Fracking Song"
National Geographic fracking animation
Bakken Shale at night from Robert Krulwich's NPR blog
DVDs: Gasland, 2010. Gasland: Part II, 2014.
Book: McGraw, Seamus. The End of Country: Dispatches from the Frack Zone. New York: Random House, 2011.
A concise overview of Gypsy Moth biology and control can be found
Although this is a commercial site, the information is accurate.
Virginia Tech has a lot of local information on the gypsy moth. Also use their search function to find a lot of Cooperative Extension publications.
Digital Printable Topographic Maps USGS Maps of the entire United States
We also highly recommend the "Topo Maps" iPad app (by Phil Endicott -- there are a number of apps with similar names. Although it costs about $10, all maps are free to download.
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