State Science in Illinois: The Scientific Surveys, 1850-1978

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Concern with ecology is not new, writes Robert G. Hays, who traces the histories of three agencies founded over 100 years ago by farsighted people concerned with the quality of the environment and the adequacy of resources in Illinois. The agencies, which presently direct their energies toward environmental problems and finding alternate fuel supplies, are the State Geological Survey (mineral product development); the State Water Survey (the quality and quantity of water for expanding populations); and the State Natural ...

State Science in Illinois: The Scientific Surveys, 1850-1978 1980, Southern Illinois University Press

ISBN-13: 9780809309436

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