- Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act, United States ...
The Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), is one of two major federal pesticide statutes which the U.S.
- Exclusive economic zone (EEZ) - Encyclopedia of Earth
The expressions â€œpatrimonial seaâ€, â€œeconomic zoneâ€ or â€œexclusive economic zoneâ€ were first used in the early 1970s in regional m…
- United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED), Rio ...
Logo of UNCED. (Source: West Midlands Biodiversity Partnership ) The United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED), also …
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- Federal Power Act of 1920, United States - Encyclopedia of Earth
The Federal Power Act of 1920, also known as the Federal Water Power Act, encouraged the development of hydroelectric projects, such as dams…
- Joule, James Prescott - Encyclopedia of Earth
James Prescott Joule (1818-1889), an English physicist, made fundamental contributions to the study of heat and energy. Joule determined the…
- Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) - Encyclopedia of Earth
FAO logo. The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations was founded in 1945 with a mandate to raise levels of nutrition …
- Environmental Impact Assessment - Encyclopedia of Earth
Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) are interdisciplinary analyses of the natural, human health, and socio-cultural effects which are exp…
- Contributor: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry ...
- Global distribution of precipitation - Encyclopedia of Earth
The Global Precipitation Climatology Project (GPCP) was established by the World Climate Research Program (WCRP) in 1986 with the goal of pr…
- Kilogram - Encyclopedia of Earth
SI multiples of gram Multiple Name Symbol Multiple Name Symbol 10 0 gram g 10 1 decagram dag 10 â€“1 decigram dg 10 2 h…
- National Climatic Data Center, United States - Encyclopedia of Earth
The National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) is the world
- Contributor: National Snow and Ice Data Center - Encyclopedia of Earth
- Interlinkages~ environment and policy web in Africa - Encyclopedia of Earth
- Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) - Encyclopedia of Earth
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is an international organization with a mandate "to assess on a comprehensive, obj…
- Global Earth Observing System of Systems (GEOSS) - Encyclopedia of Earth
Earth observation systems constitute an important dimension of the practice of environmental monitoring. These systems consist of tools that…
- Energy Information Administration (EIA), United States - Encyclopedia ...
- Watt - Encyclopedia of Earth
SI multiples of watt Multiple Name Symbol Multiple Name Symbol 10 0 watt w 10 1 decawatt daw 10 â€“1 deciwatt dw 10 2 h…
- Nitrogen - Encyclopedia of Earth
Nitrogen is most commonly experienced in the form of molecular nitrogen (N 2 ) as a colorless, odorless and inert gas that constitutes about…
- Acceptable daily intake (ADI) - Encyclopedia of Earth
- Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, United States - Encyclopedia of Earth
The Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA), is one of two major federal pesticide statutes which the U.S.
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