Environmental Issues


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    General Titles in Environmental Issues

    Arctic Ocean Research and Supporting Facilities: National Needs and Goals (1995)

    Arsenic in Drinking Water (Prepublication Copy) (1999)

    Assessment of Exposure-Response Functions for Rocket-Emission Toxicants (1998)

    Assigning Economic Value to Natural Resources (1994)

    Barrier Technology for Environmental Management: Summary of a Workshop (1997)

    Biodiversity (1988)

    Biodiversity Conservation in Transboundary Protected Areas: Proceedings of an International Workshop (1996)

    Biologic Markers of Air-Pollution Stress and Damage in Forests (1989)

    Boundary Layer Dynamics (1997)

    Building a Foundation for Sound Environmental Decisions (1997)

    Building an Effective Environmental Management Science Program: Initial Assessment (1996)

    Building an Effective Environmental Management Science Program: Final Assessment (1997)

    Contaminated Sediments in Ports and Waterways: Cleanup Strategies and Technologies (1997)

    Double-Hull Tanker Legislation: An Assessment of the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (1998)

    Drinking Water and Health: Volume 3 (1980)

    Drinking Water and Health: Volume 4 (1982)

    The Ecology of Industry: Sectors and Linkages (1998)

    Effectiveness of Highway Drainage Systems in Preventing Road Salt Contamination of Groundwater: Preliminary Findings (1993)

    An End State Methodology for Identifying Technology Needs for Environmental Management, with an Example from the Hanford Site Tanks (1999)

    Environmental Cleanup at Navy Facilities: Risk-Based Methods (Prepublication Copy) (1998)

    Environmental Management Technology: Development Program at the Department of Energy: 1995 Review

    Environmental Remediation Contracting (Summary of a Symposium) (1994)

    Environmentally Significant Consumption (1997)

    Evaluation of Guidelines for Exposures to Technologically Enhanced Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials (1999)

    Evaluation of the U.S. Department of Energy's Alternatives for the Removal and Disposition of Molten Salt Reactor Experiment Fluoride Salts (1997)

    An Evaluation of the U.S. Navy's Extremely Low Frequency Communications System Ecological Monitoring Program (1997)

    Exposure of the American People to Iodine from Nevada Atomic Bomb Tests: Review of the National Cancer Institute Report and Public Health Implications (Prepublication Copy) (1998)

    Finding the Forest in the Trees: The Challenge of Combining Diverse Environmental Data: Selected Case Studies (1995)

    Forested Landscapes in Perspective: Prospects and Opportunities for Sustainable Management of America's Nonfederal Forests (1998)

    Fostering Industry-Initiated Environmental Protection Efforts (1997)

    Freshwater Ecosystems: Revitalizing Educational Programs in Limnology (1996)

    Glass as a Waste Form and Vitrification Technology

    The Greening of Industrial Ecosystems

    Ground Water Recharge Using Waters of Impaired Quality (1994)

    Ground Water Vulnerability Assessment: Predicting Relative Contamination Potential Under Conditions of Uncertainty (1993)

    Guidelines for Chemical Warfare Agents in Military Field Drinking Water (1995)

    The Hanford Environmental Dose Reconstruction Project: A Review of Four Documents (1994)

    Hazardous Materials in the Hydrologic Environment: The Role of Research by the U.S. Geological Survey (1996)

    Health Effects of Exposure to Low Levels of Ionizing Radiation: BEIR V

    Health Effects of Exposure to Low Levels of Ionizing Radiations: Time For Reassessment? (1998)

    Health Effects of Exposure to Radon: BEIR VI (Prepublication Copy) (1998)

    Health Risks from Exposure to Low Levels of Ionizing Radiation: BEIR VII, Phase I, Letter Report (1998)

    Human Exposure Assessment for Airborne Pollutants: Advances and Opportunities (1991)

    Improving the Environment: An Evaluation of the DOE's Environmental Management Program (1996)

    In Situ Bioremediation: When Does It Work? (1993)

    The Industrial Green Game: Implications for Environmental Design and Management (1997)

    Innovations in Ground Water and Soil Cleanup: From Concept to Commercialization (1997)

    An Interim Assessment of AEAP's Emissions Characterization and Near-Field Interactions Elements (1997)

    Irrigation-Induced Water Quality Problems (1989)

    Keeping Pace with Science and Engineering: Case Studies in Environmental Regulation (1993)

    Learning to Predict Climate Variations Associated with El Nino and the Southern Oscillation: Accomplishments and Legacies of the TOGA Program (1996)

    Letter Report - Issues Regarding the Hanford Environmental Dose Reconstruction (HEDR) Atmospheric I-131 Pathway Models (1999)

    Letter Report - Review of Analysis Plan for the Hanford Thyroid Disease Study (1998)

    Lighting the Way: Knowledge Assessment in Prince Edward Island (1999)

    Linking Science and Technology to Society's Environmental Goals (1996)

    Monitoring Southern California's Coastal Waters (1990)

    The National Research Council's Committee on Toxicology: The First 50 Years 1947-1997 (1997)

    Natural Climate Variability On Decade-to-Century Time Scales (1995)

    A New Era for Irrigation (1996)

    Nitrate and Nitrite in Drinking Water (1995)

    Overview - Global Environmental Change: Research Pathways for the Next Decade (1998)

    The Ozone Depletion Phenomenon (1996)

    Peer Review in Environmental Technology Development Programs: The Department of Energy's Office of Science and Technology (1998)

    Peer Review in the Department of Energy-Office of Science and Technology: Interim Report (1997)

    Poland's Transition to a Market Economy: Prospects for Energy Efficiency and Conservation. (1994)

    Policy Implications of Greenhouse Warming: Mitigation, Adaptation, and the Science Base (1992)

    Possible Health Effects of Exposure to Residential Electric and Magnetic Fields (1997)

    The Potential Role of Containment-in-Place in an Integrated Approach to the Hanford Reservation Site Environmental Remediation (1996)

    Preparing for the 21st Century: The Environment and the Human Future

    Reducing Disaster Losses Through Better Information (1999)

    Research Priorities for Airborne Particulate Matter: Immediate Priorities and a Long-Range Research Portfolio (1998)

    Rethinking the Ozone Problem in Urban and Regional Air Pollution (1991)

    Review and Evaluation of Alternative Chemical Disposal Technologies (1996)

    A Review of Decontamination and Decommissioning Technology Development Programs at the Department of Energy (1998)

    Review of EPA's Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Program: Surface Waters (1994)

    A Review of EPA's Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Program: Overall Evaluation (1994)

    A Review of Two Hanford Environmental Dose Reconstruction Project (HEDR) Dosimetry Reports: Columbia River Pathway and Atmospheric Pathway (1995)

    Review of U.S. Department of Energy Technical Basis Report for Surface Characteristics, Preclosure Hydrology, and Erosion (1995)

    A Review of the Accomplishments and Plans of the NOAA Coastal Ocean Program (1994)

    A Review of the Biomonitoring of Environmental Status and Trends Program (1995)

    A Review of the Radiological Assessments Corporation's Fernald Dose Reconstruction Report

    Review of the U.S. Naval Medical Research Institute's Toxicology Program (1994)

    Risk Assessment of Radon in Drinking Water: Summary (Prepublication Copy) (1998)

    Risk and Decision Making: Perspectives and Research (1982)

    River Resource Management in the Grand Canyon (1996)

    The Role of Technology in Environmentally Sustainable Development (1995)

    Saving Cape Hatteras Lighthouse from the Sea: Options and Policy Implications (1988)

    Science and Judgement in Risk Assessment

    Setting Priorities for Drinking Water Contaminants (1999)

    Spacecraft Maximum Allowable Concentrations for Selected Airborne Contaminants: Volume 3 (1996)

    Stemming the Tide: Controlling Introductions of Nonindigenous Species by Ships' Ballast Water

    Systems Analysis and Systems Engineering in Environmental Remediation Programs at the Department of Energy Hanford Site (1998)

    Toxicity of Military Smokes and Obscurants (1997)

    Toxicologic Assessment of the Army's Zinc Cadmium Sulfide Dispersion Tests (1997)

    Toxicologic Assessment of the Army's Zinc Cadmium Sulfide Dispersion Tests (Summary) (1997)

    Toxicology and Environmental Health Information Resources: The Role of the National Library of Medicine (1997)

    Using Supercritical Water Oxidation to Treat Hydrolysate from VX Neutralization (1998)

    Valuing Ground Water: Economic Concepts and Approaches (1997)

    Valuing Health Risks, Costs, and Benefits for Environmental Decision Making: Report of a Conference (1990)

    The Waste Isolation Pilot Plant: A Potential Solution for the Disposal of Transuranic Waste (1996)

    Wolves, Bears, and Their Prey in Alaska: Biological and Social Challenges in Wildlife Management (1997)

    Wood In Our Future: The Role of Life-Cycle Analysis (1997)