Environment & Nature

Environment & Nature

Explore the environment and nature with new and classic official publications that present both scientific and practical information to protect and improve the nation's air, foster the protection of plant and animal species and their habitats, help protect human health, and promote a cleaner and healthier environment for the American people.

Our collection of nature publications are designed to enhance your knowledge, appreciation, and understanding of America's national parks; and to assist in your travel plans. These guides contain park information including history and sites, basic maps, lodging, camping sites, fishing, hiking, fact sheets, illustrations and more.

Best Selling Environment & Nature Publications

298 items
Fisheries of the United States 2012

Fisheries of the United States 2012

By: Commerce Dept., NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service

GPO Stock # 003-020-00196-3 ISBN: 9780160921940

Contains a preliminary report for 2012 on commercial and recreational fisheries of the United States with catches in both the United States and foreign Exclusive Economic Zones (EEZ). Provides timely answers to frequently asked questions about U....

Price: $23.00
Protect Your Family From Lead in Your Home 2013 (Package of 50)

Protect Your Family From Lead in Your Home 2013 (Package of 50)

By: Environmental Protection Agency

GPO Stock # 055-000-00683-1 ISBN: 9780160921834

Discusses how to recognize and prevent lead hazards, especially from painted surfaces and from water. Includes telephone numbers, web addresses, and postal addresses of regional offices to contact for more information.

Prepared in...

Price: $66.00
The U.S. Army and the Lewis and Clark Expedition (ePub eBook)

The U.S. Army and the Lewis and Clark Expedition (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Army, Army Center of Military History

GPO Stock # 008-300-00015-1 ISBN: 9780160867286

The U.S. Army and the Lewis and Clark Expedition, prepared as part of the Army's contribution to the observance of the Lewis and Clark Bicentennial Commemoration (2003-2006), is an engaging account of a stirring and significant event in...

Price: $7.99
Deep Water: The Gulf Oil Disaster and the Future of Offshore Drilling, Report to

Deep Water: The Gulf Oil Disaster and the Future of Offshore Drilling, Report to the President, January 2011 (ePub eBook)

By: National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling

GPO Stock # 040-300-00001-5 ISBN: 9780160873720

On April 20, 2010, the Macondo well blew out, costing the lives of 11 men, and beginning a catastrophe that sank the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig and spilled nearly 5 million barrels of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico. The spill disrupted an...

Price: $9.99
When Biospheres Collide: A History of NASA's Planetary Protection Programs (ePub

When Biospheres Collide: A History of NASA's Planetary Protection Programs (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

GPO Stock # 033-300-00006-9 ISBN: 9780160897450

This new book from the NASA History Series tackles an interesting duo of biological problems that will be familiar to anybody who has seen photos of Apollo astronauts quarantined after their return to Earth. Namely, how do we avoid contaminating...

Price: $9.99
An Underwater Ice Station Zebra: Recovering a KH-9 Hexagon Capsule From 16,400 F

An Underwater Ice Station Zebra: Recovering a KH-9 Hexagon Capsule From 16,400 Feet Below the Pacific Ocean: Selected Declassified CIA Documents

By: Central Intelligence Agency, Center for the Study of Intelligence; and Historical Collections Division

GPO Stock # 041-015-00294-5 ISBN: 9780160920486

The Trieste II (DSV-1), the Navy’s most advanced deep sea submersible at the time, surfaced about 350 miles north of the Hawaiian Islands in the pre-dawn hours of 26 April 1972 after recovering a mysterious item.

Publicly called a “data...

Price: $12.00
Agricultural Statistics 2012 (ePub eBook)

Agricultural Statistics 2012 (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service

GPO Stock # 001-300-00001-6 ISBN: 9780160918414

Agricultural Statistics is published each year to meet the diverse need for a reliable reference book on agricultural production, supplies, consumption, facilities, costs, and returns. Its tables of annual data cover a wide variety of facts in...

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Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL) Strategic Plan 2013-2017

By: Commerce Dept., NOAA, Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research

GPO Stock # 003-017-00566-6 ISBN: 9780160920806

The Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL)  is one of seven federal research laboratories within the Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR) of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Through research and...

Price: $23.00
Are You Ready?: An In-Depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness for natural disasters

Are You Ready?: An In-Depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness

By: Homeland Security Dept., Federal Emergency Management Agency

GPO Stock # 064-000-00058-6 ISBN: 9780160920745

Guide for citizens on how to protect themselves and their families against all types of natural and man-made disasters and hazards from tornadoes to terrorism, floods to fires, extreme cold to extreme heat. The "Are You Ready? An In-...

Price: $32.00
Coming Home: Reentry and Recovery From Space (ePub eBook)

Coming Home: Reentry and Recovery From Space (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration/NASA

GPO Stock # 033-300-00001-8 ISBN: 9780160918629

This study represents a means of highlighting the myriad of technological developments that made possible the safe reentry and return  from space and the landing on Earth. This story extends back at least to the work of Walter Hohmann and Eugen S...

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