Office of Air and Radiation: This
site discusses the ozone layer, acid rain, urban air, vehicles, visibility,
etc. There is information about effects, amounts, problems, programs for
prevention as well as links to publications and resources.
Air and Radiation Division Region
5: This site is the local region of the EPA which covers Illinois
and other Midwest states. It includes local resources and stories as well
as other links.
Envirofacts Warehouse: This
site is a relational database that integrates data extracted monthly from
five facility-based EPA program systems with data, maps and links. It explains
what is necessary to access the information.
State of Illinois
Agencies: This site explains what the following state agencies do:
Department of Natural Resources, Department of Nuclear Safety, Environmental
Protection Agency, and the Pollution Control Board. It provides links,
addresses, phone and fax numbers, as well as e-mail addresses for each
is a newsletter about the environment and the activities of the Illinois
EPA. You can find current articles and back issues.
National Resources Defense Council (NRDC): The NRDC is a non-profit organization providing information on current
environmental issues. You can find news, information, an online journal,
technical materials on the environment, as well as links to other environmental
NACAA: State and
Territorial Air Pollution Program Administrators and Association of Local
Air Pollution Control Officials. You can find new references, links and
possible contacts. Good place to link to state agencies that have data on air quality. ()
GreenNet : The GreenNet is a global
computer communications network for Environment, Peace, Human Rights and
Development. It is an international organization primarily in Europe.