Environmental Science and Engineering for the 21st Century: The Role of the National Science Foundation
NSF | 2000 | ISBN: n/a | 127 pages | PDF | 1 MB
This report presents the findings and recommendations developed by the Task Force on the Environment and approved unanimously by the National Science Board. The report is based on an extensive review of relevant policy documents and reports, a process of hearings and consultations with invested communities, invited commentary from a broad range of organizations and individuals. The task force also examined a wide variety of environmental programs at NSF to determine the factors most likely to result in effective new research and educational activities.