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Science & Nature

library cardBirds of North America Comprehensive life histories for each of the 716+ species of birds breeding in the USA (including Hawaii) and Canada, from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the American Ornithologists’ Union

library cardGale Virtual Reference Science eLibrary & Resources Encyclopedia of Science, American Men and Women of Science, and more tutorialicon

U.S. Government Websites

NSDL National Science Digital Library High quality online educational resources for teaching and learning, with current emphasis on the sciences, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines Gateway to authoritative selected science information provided by 13 U.S. Government agencies, including research and development results Provides impartial information on the health of our ecosystems and environment, the natural hazards that threaten us, the natural resources we rely on, and the impacts of climate and land-use change

Local Government Websites

Federated Conservationists of Westchester County Provides education about environmental issues, problems and solutions; advocates sound decision making; and works with groups and individuals to protect Westchester’s natural resources

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Information on outdoor recreation and environmental issues

Additional Websites

Encyclopedia of Life An open, collaborative and freely accessible digital project that gathers, generates and shares knowledge of all living species

The Internet Bird Collection

World Science U Innovative online science courses



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