Academia.edu is a platform for academics to share research papers. The company's mission is to accelerate the world's research. Academics use Academia.edu to share their research, monitor deep analytics around the impact of their research, and track the research of academics they follow.
Since its creation in 1999, NISC has provided valuable documents to assist Federal agencies in providing guidance on invasive species challenges. How invasive species are viewed is filtered by human values and we all have a stake in reducing the impacts. This site speaks to all levels and provides excellent fact sheets and management plans.
Water Resources is one of four science disciplines of the U.S. Geological Survey with the mission is to collect and disseminate reliable, impartial, and timely information needed to understand water resources. For each state the site provides real time data from selected surface-water, groundwater, and water-quality sites.