Resources and Links MS-2
Use the following print and online resources to supplement your understanding of the material covered in this lesson.
- “Aftermath of Colorado’s Most Destructive Wildfire: Natural Hazards.” Aftermath of Colorado’s Most Destructive Wildfire: Natural Hazards. NASA, June 2013. Web. 10 Apr. 2014. http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/view.php?id=81473.
- “Climate at a Glance.” National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). N.p., n.d. Web. 15 Apr. 2014. http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/
- Department of Labor Statistics. http://www.bls.gov/ooh/home.htm
- “How Wildfires Work.” HowStuffWorks. HowStuffWorks.com, 29 May 2001. Web. 14 Apr. 2014. http://science.howstuffworks.com/nature/natural-disasters/wildfire2.htm.
- Kelley, Debbie. “‘A Reason the Schools Survived:’ Campuses Feared Lost in Black Forest Fire Are Largely Unscathed.” Colorado Springs Gazette. N.p., 21 June 2013. Web. 10 Apr. 2014. http://gazette.com/a-reason-the-schools-survived-campuses-feared-lost-in-black-forest-fire-are-largely-unscathed/article/1502592.
- Polycarpou, Lakis. “The Year of Drought and Flood – State of the Planet.”State of the Planet The Year of Drought and Flood Comments. Blogs from the Earth Institute: Columbia University, 20 July 2011. Web. 29 May 2014. http://blogs.ei.columbia.edu/2011/07/20/the-year-of-drought-and-flood/.
- Rainforest Action Network. Palm Oil. http://ran.org/palm-oil
- “Statistics.” National Interagency Fire Center. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Apr. 2014. http://www.nifc.gov/fireInfo/fireInfo_statistics.html.
- The Front Line. http://www.smokeybear.com/front-line.asp
- Wildfire Science. http://www.smokeybear.com/wildfire-science.asp
- S. Forest Service. Fire & Aviation Management. http://www.fs.fed.us/fire/people/employment/