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Environmental Law and Government Agencies: Commerce

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Department of Commerce

The Department of Commerce encourages, serves, and promotes the Nation's international trade, economic growth and technological advancement. Among other services, it also works to improve our understanding and benefits of the Earth's physical environment and oceanic resources.

  • U.S. Census Bureau Links to US Census Bureau publications in the MERLIN catalog
    This website is great for maps and has a link to Statistical Abstracts which contains information about US environmental conditions.

This website contains data access tools for census statistics, link to Statistical Abstract website, and a comphrensive geography section.