This introductory-level online environmental science textbook with labs focuses on specific environmental issues and the scientific approaches used to address them, employing an inquiry-based, hands-on approach. Students learn to:
appreciate the importance of uncertainty and risk in the practice and interpretation of science
explore the science, economics, and policies of prevailing issues in the environment, and
discover how human activities drive rapid evolutionary changes which require science-based management strategies.
Resources for Environmental Science: Science-Based Problem Solving in Today's World