ERIC Number: ED062109
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Environmental Quality, The First Annual Report of the Council on Environmental Quality together with the President's Message to Congress.
Council on Environmental Quality, Washington, DC.
This report traces current environmental trends and assesses the adequacy of natural resources to fulfill human and economic needs. It reviews programs and activities of federal, state, and local governments and nongovernment entities or individuals, detailing effects on the environment. Ways are suggested for remedying the deficiencies of existing programs and activities. Major sections of the publication are: (1) Understanding Environmental Problems; (2) Federal Organization for Environmental Quality; (3) Water Pollution; (4) Air Pollution; (5) Man's Inadvertent Modification of Weather and Climate; (6) Solid Wastes; (7) Noise, Pesticides, and Radiation; (8) Population, Growth and Resources; (9) Land Use; (10) International Cooperation; (11) Citizen Participation; (12) Environmental Education; and (13) Present and Future Environmental Needs. Appendices include a number of Presidential messages and legislative acts related to the environment. (Author/CP)
Descriptors: Annual Reports, Environmental Education, Environmental Research, Federal Programs, Land Use, Natural Resources, Pollution, Resource Materials
Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C. 20402 (0-389-110 $1.75)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council on Environmental Quality, Washington, DC.