Natural Resources around the World: Use and Sustainability
National Geographic Map Machine - Generate physical and human geography thematic maps.
Physical environment influence locations and patterns of human settlement - an online presentation
Dutch river defences in historical perspective - by an environmental historian based in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
Land Use, Climate Change Adaptation and Indigenous Peoples - from the United Nations University
How do people adapt to climate change? - from greenfacts.org
Human biological adaptability -from the Behavioral Sciences Department, Palomar College
Change in Canada - (English and French) - from Natural
Weather and Climate Change - from the UK Environmental Change Network
Climate Change (from the Environment Canada) (version franšaise)
A Student's Guide to Global Climate Change - from the US Environmental Protection Agency
Climate Change - from EcoKids Online - topics include; Climate Change: An Introduction, EcoClimates of Canada, Eco-files: The Case of the Warming Planet, Climate Change Quizzes, and more!
DRIED OUT - Confronting the Texas Drought - excellent examples of interactive maps and graphs used to interpret and analyse data
Sea Level Rise and Coastal Flooding Impacts Viewer - Being able to visualize potential impacts from sea level rise is a powerful teaching and planning tool, and the Sea Level Rise Viewer brings this capability to coastal communities. A slider bar is used to show how various levels of sea level rise will impact coastal communities.
Types of Land - from Harcourt School Publishers
Web-based Interactive Landform Simulation Model (WILSIM) is designed to help you better understand landform evolution
Plate Tectonics - a good summary,based on plate boundary types
Understanding Plate Motions - from the US Geological Survey
Plate Tectonics and People - from the US Geological Survey
Topo Maps: Frequently Asked Questions - from Natural Resources Canada
Motions of the Ocean - from National Earth Science Teachers Association
World Climates - by Blue Planet Biomes
Climate Classification and Climatic Regions of the World - very detailed - includes climate graphs
Interactive World Climate Map and Climate Graphs
Natural Vegetation Regions of the World - an interactive map - click on a region to see a photographic example
The World's Biomes
The Challenge of Environmentally Sustainable Development in Africa - from Africare
Sustainable Development and Natural Resources - from Natural Resources Canada
Advancing Global Prosperity Through Responsible Resource Development - from Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
Human Appropriation of the World's Fresh Water Supply - from the University of Michigan
The Story of Water - includes information about the water cycle, use, conservation, quantity and quality (from EcoKids)
Water Conservation Around the House - from EcoKids
Great Lakes - "Working Towards and Healthy and Sustainable Great Lakes Basin Ecosystem" - by Environment Canada (version franšaise)
The Watershed Game Would you make the best decisions in managing a watershed? Examine the issues in each area of the watershed, then see the impacts of your choices!