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By Chris J. Magoc Ph.D.

Environmental matters corresponding to deforestation, water toxins, extinction of indigenous animal species, and weather swap have lengthy existed within the usa. thankfully, the yank humans and their executive have proven a willingness to deal with environmental concerns.

Chronology of american citizens and the Environment encompasses greater than 4 centuries of dynamic and transformational environmental switch that illustrate the crucial value of our surroundings, ordinary assets, and "nature" all through American heritage. the writer presents a chronological review of the numerous occasions, significant figures, and public coverage advancements during the historical past of our dating with the surroundings, illustrating the series of old occasions, cultural principles, and developments that experience led american citizens to do so to guard the surroundings and public well-being. This e-book additionally touches upon prehistoric occurrences and occasions sooner than the coming of ecu explorers that supply context for local American rules and attitudes towards nature.

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