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Section 4: Environmental Activism

The Internet contains a wealth of information, but sometimes it's a little tricky to find what you need. By using the preselected Web sites provided below you will be able to narrow your search, answer assigned questions, and save precious time. Simply follow the links to find valuable research materials and activity support. There's a lot of information in here, happy hunting!

U. S. Environmental Protection Agency
Home page of the EPA, containing a wide range of environmental information, from reports on the agency's latest endeavors to tips for saving gasoline.

Rachel Carson Homestead
Source of information about the author of Silent Spring and her legacy, including a biography, a tour of her childhood home, and links to a number of environmental sites.

Earth Day Network
Sponsor of Earth Day projects provides online materials and facts and figures about global environmental crises. Includes information about recent Earth Day celebrations, the history of Earth Day, project ideas, and links to related sites.