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Environment
Federal Acency for the Environment (Germany) - Large web portal. Data and facts. Press reports. Publications. German Environment Index. Full text search. Links. Fast, ingenuous, clearly structured. (German)
Environment Databases on the Web - Programme overview and summaries of the workshop of the «Working Group Environment Databases» (10 and 11 June 1999, Karlsruhe(. For specialists. (German)
Ecology WWW Page - Extensive ecological link collection by A. R. Brach (Missouri and Harvard). Alphabetic, uncommented. Mirror sites: Lyon, Harvard. (English)

Environment: Switzerland
Environment Switzerland - Environment portal of the Swiss Agency for the Environment, Forests and Landscape (SAEFL). Extensively branched out, heterogenous website (partly «upbeat», partly official). Not manageable even for experienced users. The full text search does not search the the whole internet offer of the Agency. The sitemap is incomplete. For scientifically interested visitors special fields might be recommended. Botanical topics mainly at nature and landscape. (English, French, German, Italian)
Swiss Catalogue of Environmental Data Sources - The «CH-CDS» is a search system for environmental information in Switzerland. «Who has which information (data collections, documents, maps, projects, tools, stations)? In what format? Where is it available? How can it be accessed?» 3,700 data collections. 2,600 expert addresses. (English, French, German, Italian)
Environmental Eductaion in Switzerland - Varied, up-to-date informaton about institutions, events, contact persons, and media echo of environmental education in Switzerland. (French, German)

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