The Encyclopedia of Inland Waters describes and explains all the basic features of the subject, from water chemistry and physics, to the biology of aquatic creatures and the complex function and balance of aquatic ecosystems of varying size and complexity.
Includes publications and resources encompassing all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines, including plant and animal sciences, forestry, entomology, soil and water resources, agricultural economics, agricultural engineering, agricultural products, alternative farming practices, and food and nutrition.
Includes references to all publications of the US Geological Survey
Includes Masters' theses and doctoral dissertations from US and Canadian universities
Access: Off Campus Access is available for: UNC-Chapel Hill students, faculty, and staff; UNC Hospitals employees; UNC-Chapel Hill affiliated AHEC users. Coverage: 1785-present for the geological literature of North America; 1933-present for the rest of the world
Water is one of six science mission areas of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). CLICK on "WATER" under "Real-time Data. Water's mission is to collect and disseminate reliable, impartial, and timely information that is needed to understand the Nation's water resources.
Provides electronic access to information on water quality and agriculture. The center collects, organizes, and communicates the scientific findings, educational methodologies, and public policy issues related to water quality and agriculture.