ERIC Number: ED156488
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Environmental Glossary with Metric Conversion Tables. Revised Edition.
Deason, Wayne O.
This glossary of over 800 environmental terms was prepared specifically for Bureau of Reclamation personnel who write and review environmental assessments and environmental impact statements. The document is designed to ensure that the terminology of various disciplines is understood by all specialists and is used in a consistent manner. Included are definitions used by various professional disciplines such as algology, archeology, bacteriology, chemistry, dendrology, fish and wildlife biology, geology, hydrology, and physiology. (Author/BB)
Descriptors: Definitions, Dictionaries, Environment, Glossaries, Lexicography, Reference Materials, Scientific Concepts, Technical Writing, Thesauri, Word Lists
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Publication Type: Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Reclamation (Dept. of Interior), Washington, DC.