First Edition   ©2012

Environmental Science: Foundations and Applications

Andrew Friedland (Dartmouth College) , Rick Relyea (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) , David Courard-Hauri (Drake University)

  • ISBN-10: 1-4292-4029-6; ISBN-13: 978-1-4292-4029-1

An extensive suite of supplements is available to accompany the text.

Instructor’s Resource Manual provides information on pacing and coverage, teaching tips, and chapter-by-chapter advice for teachers on the most important and challenging topics, as well as sample quizzes and complete solutions to the end-of-chapter questions. Instructors will also find labs that correspond to each chapter and suggestions for additional lab resources.


Instructor’s Resource CD includes all of the Instructor’s Resource Manual materials in electronic format, as well as images and tables from the book in PowerPoint and as high-resolution JPEGs.

Chapter 5 Lecture PowerPoints  

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Printed Test Bank includes approximately 100 multiple-choice, free response, and footprint calculation questions per chapter.

Computerized Test Bank includes all of the printed test bank questions in an easy-to-use computerized format. The software allows instructors to add and edit questions and prepare quizzes and tests quickly and easily.

eBook fully integrates the text with the student media. The eBook also offers a range of customization tools including bookmarking, highlighting, note-taking, and a convenient glossary.

Math Videos review basic math concepts important to the course.

Environmental Science Portal includes a wide array of study and review resources designed to help students master the chapter material. It unifies the learning environment by bringing together all of the student and instructor media, in one powerful and easy-to-use learning system. The portal features extensive assessment resources, pre-built homework assignments, and a powerful adaptive quizzing engine that creates a personalized study plan for students based on their mastery of topics.

Book Companion Site provides quizzes, online data sets, and links to useful resources for students and instructors free of charge. The instructor’s side features a gradebook and all of the resources from the Instructor’s Resource Manual.

Faculty Lounge for Environmental Science offers a free forum for ES instructors to share and review teaching resources.

Course Management Cartridges include the student and instructor materials in Blackboard, WebCT, Angel and other selected platforms.