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University of Washington Libraries
Environmental Policy: Government Sources
City and County Government
City of Seattle--Office of Sustainability and Environment
King County--Environmental Services
Snohomish County-- Office of Energy & Sustainability
U.S. Federal Government Sources
Environmental Protection Agency - EPA
U.S. Department of Energy
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
U.S. Global Change Research Program
U.S. Green Building Council
U.S. National Park Service
USDA Forest Service
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
State and Regional Government
EPA Region 10 (Pacific Northwest)
Municipal Research and Services Center (MRSC) - environment
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
Washington State Conservation Commission
Washington State Department of Ecology
Washington State Department of Natural Resources
Washington State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA)
Guide from the UW of Gallagher Law Library provides detailed information on SEPA, including the current law, legislative history, regulations and court decisions.
Washington State Institute for Public Policy
Non-partisan research, at legislative direction, on issues of importance to Washington State.
Puget Sound Partnership
State agency serving as the backbone organization for Puget Sound recovery.
CBD - UN Convention on Biological Diversity
CITES - Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
European Environment Agency
The official environmental agency of the European Union. A major information source for those involved in developing, adopting, implementing and evaluating environmental policy.
United Nations Environment Programme
Reports on environmental and sustainable development issues.
World Resource Institute
Provides information and discussion on policies for the prevention of climate change.
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