Understanding the Department of the Interior by Don Philpott

Understanding the Department of the Interior

byDon Philpott

Kobo ebook | July 26, 2016

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Understanding the Department of the Interior reviews many of the major issues handed by the Department of the Interior and impacting the U.S. today. The book aims to present the case, scientific and otherwise, for both sides of all the issues addressed. Areas covered include protection of national lands, environmental issues, the role of the Environmental Protection Agency, the threats posed by mining and drilling on sensitive land, and the debate over renewable energy. It also discusses how best to manage and sustain America’s lands, water, wildlife, and energy resources, honor the nation’s responsibilities to tribal nations, and advocate for America’s island communities.


  • A list of all the major environmental events over the last 100 years.
  • A comprehensive glossary of environmental terms and acronyms

About the Series:
TheCabinet Series looks at the major departments in the Federal Government explaining why they were created and the responsibilities of each agency and how they conducts their daily business at home and abroad. It helps to explain what federal agencies do and how they affect the lives of citizens.

Title:Understanding the Department of the InteriorFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:July 26, 2016Publisher:Bernan PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1598887823

ISBN - 13:9781598887822

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