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Silent Spring by Rachel Carson
Silent Spring by
Call Number: 363.7 CAR
Publication Date: 2002-10-22
Rachel Carson'sSilent Spring was first published in three serialized excerpts in theNew Yorker in June of 1962. The book appeared in September of that year and the outcry that followed its publication forced the banning of DDT and spurred revolutionary changes in the laws affecting our air, land, and water. Carson's passionate concern for the future of our planet reverberated powerfully throughout the world, and her eloquent book was instrumental in launching the environmental movement. It is without question one of the landmark books of the twentieth century.
How did Rachel Carson’s ability to interpret and synthesize evidence from research lead to changes in society's thinking about the long-term impact of pesticides?
Carbon Dioxide (CO2)
Documentary: American experience. Rachel Carson's Silent spring
Ch 1 Fable for Tomorrow
Ch 3 Elixirs of Death
Ch 6 Earh’s Green Mantle
Ch 9 Rivers of Death
Ch 10 Indiscriminately from the Skies
History of DDT
Greenhouse Gases Virtual Lab
Rio Bosque Wetlands Park- Water and soil sampling
Silent Spring, 50 Years Later and the Environmental Movement