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    • Sand and gravel mining

    • Aerial photography; Contaminants; Environmental quality; Erosion; Human impacts; Industries; Mineral industry; Mining; Pollutants; Public policies; Rivers and streams; Soil degradation; Water pollution;
    • Aerial view of sand and gravel mine at edge of river, showing environmental damage hidden from public view by tree lines, and siltation of river due to runoff and erosion. Near towns of Hartland and Plainfield, Vermont.
    • Dalton Highway and Trans-Alaska Pipeline

    • Aerial photography; Human impacts; Oil production; Petroleum industry; Scenics; Tundra;
    • Aerial view of the Trans-Alaska oil pipeline and the Dalton Highway running across the landscape.
    • Amargosa Toad Habitat Restoration on Private Property: A Success Story

    • Agricultural ecosystems; Amphibians; Aquatic animals; Ecosystem recovery; Endangered species; Environments (Natural); Habitat conservation; Habitat restoration; Human impacts; Land development; Maps; Partnerships; Ponds; Proposed Endangered;...
    • The Amargosa toad was not listed as endangered in part because of private landowners' efforts to restore habitat and protect this endemic species.
    • Patuxent Science Symposium, 75th Anniversary oral history transcript Part 4 of 4

    • Agriculture; Bird banding; Birds; Biologists (USFWS); Biography; Diseases; Employees (USFWS); Fishes; History; Migration; Migratory birds; Pesticides; Research; Science; Scientific personnel (USFWS); Surveying; Tagging; Waterfowl; Wildlife...
    • This is Part 4 of 4 transcripts from the Patuxent Science Symposium, 75th Anniversary of the Patuxent Science Center. It includes speakers who talk about their time at working at Patuxent and some of the work they did. This transcript includes the...
    • Patuxent Science Symposium, 75th Anniversary oral history transcript Part 3 of 4

    • Agriculture; Bird banding; Birds; Biologists (USFWS); Biography; Diseases; Employees (USFWS); Fishes; History; Migration; Migratory birds; Pesticides; Research; Science; Scientific personnel (USFWS); Surveying; Tagging; Waterfowl; Wildlife...
    • This is Part 3 of 4 transcripts from the Patuxent Science Symposium, 75th Anniversary of the Patuxent Science Center. It includes speakers who talk about their time at working at Patuxent and some of the work they did. This transcript includes the...
    • Patuxent Science Symposium, 75th Anniversary oral history transcript Part 2 of 4

    • Agriculture; Bird banding; Birds; Biologists (USFWS); Biography; Diseases; Employees (USFWS); Fishes; History; Migration; Migratory birds; Pesticides; Research; Science; Scientific personnel (USFWS); Surveying; Tagging; Waterfowl; Wildlife...
    • This is Part 2 of 4 transcripts from the Patuxent Science Symposium, 75th Anniversary of the Patuxent Science Center. It includes speakers who talk about their time at working at Patuxent and some of the work they did. This transcript includes the...
    • West Indian manatee

    • Aquatic animals;Endangered and/or Threatened species;Human impacts;Mammals; Wildlife;
    • Two manatee nuzzling noses together in Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge. Note scars on back on one manatee from boat propeller. For more information about manatees visit http://www.fws.gov/northflorida/manatee/manatees.htm
    • West Indian manatee

    • Aquatic animals;Endangered and/or Threatened species;Human Impacts;Marine mammals;Mammals; Wildlife;
    • Manatee playing with a crab trap line in Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge. Trap lines pose a common danger of entrapment for manatee. For more information about manatees visit http://www.fws.gov/northflorida/Manatee/manatees.htm
    • West Indian manatee

    • Aquatic animals;Endangered and/or Threatened species;Human impacts; Marine Mammals; Wildlife; Mammals;Wildlife management
    • Several men releasing a radio tagged manatee back into the water. Vertical . For more information on manatees visit http://www.fws.gov/northflorida/Manatee/manatees.htm
    • Status of the double-crested cormorant (phalacrocorax auritus) in North America

    • Aquatic birds; Birds; Endangered and/or threatened; Migratory birds; Monitoring; Research; Statistics; Waterfowl;
    • This is a status assessment of the double-crested cormorant in North America as of 2001. It includes general information on the bird, biological information and area-specific population information for throughout North America.
    • Ecology of eelgrash meadows in the Pacific Northwest: a community Profile

    • Aquatic environments; Estuarine environments; Biologists (USFWS); Grasses;
    • Nearly half the population of the United States lives adjacent to coastal waters or to the shores of the Great Lakes. The recreational and economic pressures that accompany this residential pattern are invariably exerted on the nearshore coastal...
    • Water Hyacinth Leaves

    • Aquatic plants; Invasive species;
    • A view of the large green leaves of the aquatic invasive plant known as Water Hyacinth next to a human hand.
    • Chessie: a Chesapeake Bay story

    • Art; Children; Education outreach; Environmental quality; Estuarine environments; Illustrations; Habitat conservation; Human impacts; Illustrations; Pollution; Water Pollution; Connecting people with nature
    • This is a children's coloring book featuring "Chessie," a fictional friendly monster inhabiting the Chesapeake Bay. Chessie narrates a rhyming story simply describing the bay, the issues plaguing it, and what children (and others) may do to help....
    • Endangered species coloring book

    • Art; Environmental education; Endangered and/or threatened; Illustrations;
    • This is a children's coloring book of various endangered species. It provides images of each species for coloring, as well as educational information on the species. The animals included are: Bald Eagle, California red-legged frog Karner Blue...
    • Speaking with Eli Hopkins

    • Art; Podcast; Public Lecture;
    • Eli Hopkins is a nationally-renowned sculptor who lives and works in Colorado. In 2002 Hopkins released his first bronze sculptures. His set of stylized horses was well received and, since that time, Hopkins has been able to move forward at a...
    • Wooden structure covered in antlers

    • Artifacts; Buildings, facilities and structures; Crafts; Exhibits; Human impacts; Mammals; Memorial; Scenics;
    • This is a wooden structure that is covered in antlers mounted to the roof in Alaska.
    • A Talk with Bob Pyle at the SC3 2013

    • Audio Clip; Podcast; Public Lecture; Education;
    • Robert Michael Pyle (born July 19, 1947 in Denver, Colorado) is a lepidopterist and author who has published twelve books and hundreds of papers, essays, stories and poems. He has a Ph.D. from the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies at...

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