This title will cover environmental issues for each U.S. state and Canadian province. Essays include an introduction that describes the geographical and geological features of the state/province, information on how global climate change could affect the state/province and its inhabitants, information on natural resources, energy, Green Economy, Green Jobs, and Green Building, and a special section that covers a major environmental topic in each state/province. The volume will be organized into two sections: 1. United States 2. Canada. The States and Provinces will be organized alphabetically within these two sections. There will be an introductory overview discussing the overarching environmental issues for each country at the beginning of their respective sections. Each entry will have a bibliography.
?This handsome reference, compiled and reviewed by experts, delivers on its title's promise with a clear snapshot of current concerns?. Summing Up: Recommended. Lower- and upper-level undergraduates; general readers.?
-CHOICE, November 2012
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