We are pleased to announce the creation of Environmental Science Research Network (EnvironSciRN), which focuses on 20 major areas of scholarship. SSRN's newest network provides a worldwide online community for environmental science scholars and for the sharing of ideas across a broad spectrum of early stage research, including working papers, conference papers, preprints, etc.

The following EnvironSciRN areas are available and subscriptions will be free during the start-up phase.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Energy-Environmental-Science.html
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Description: This area includes content on the extraction, storage, and consumption of various energy sources, including fossil fuels and non-renewable energy, and alternative and renewable energy, and their impact on the environment. Energy policies are also covered.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environment-Public-Health.html
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Description: This area includes content on the relationship between people and their environment. Research includes sanitation, prevention and control of communicable diseases, and the impact of environmental degradation on human health.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Biology.html
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Description: This area includes content on cross-disciplinary areas of research in biology impacting environmental science, such as environmental microbiology, environmental ecology, population ecology, plant and animal science, environmental biotechnology, and other related areas of research.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Chemistry.html
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Description: This area includes content on chemical processes that occur in water, air, terrestrial, and living environments, and the effects of human activity on them. Areas of research include astrochemistry, atmospheric chemistry, environmental chemistry processes, geochemistry, marine chemistry, nanomaterials, and pollution remediation.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Conservation.html
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Description: This area includes content on protecting Earth's natural resources and the existing natural environment and, where possible, repairing damage and reversing trends for current and future generations. Areas of research include practices that intersect with resource utilization, land use management, coastal and aquatic/marine systems, and the management of ecological resources, as well as the impact of human development.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Data-Analysis.html
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Description: This area includes content on all aspects of environmental data collection, analysis, and interpretation. Areas of research include bathymetric and topographic surveys, modeling, geographic information systems (GIS), statistical analysis, and other forms of environmental data.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Education.html
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Description: This area includes content on environmental education focusing on raising public awareness; increasing knowledge, understanding, and sensitivity to environmental challenges; and highlighting skills to help identify and resolve environmental challenges. Research also includes ways to encourage participation in activities that lead to the resolution of current problems, and prevention of new ones.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Engineering-Technology.html
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Description: This area includes content on the dynamic relationship between engineering, technology, and the environment. Research is focused on structures, equipment, and systems used to prevent or mitigate sources of environmental pollution. Topics include civil engineering, water supply and treatment, wastewater treatment, and environmental impact assessment and mitigation.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Geoscience.html
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Description: This area includes content on the interaction between humans and their geological environment. Research includes various natural hazards and systems and the application of geological principles to environmental issues.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Policy-Governance.html
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Description: This area includes content on environmental policies, practices, and agreements that shape how businesses, institutions, states, non-governmental organizations, and civil societies interact with the environment. Research includes spatial planning (land and marine), land use management, and transportation at scales ranging from local to global.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Pollution-Prevention.html
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Description: This area includes content on air pollution, land pollution, noise pollution, and water pollution. Research on practices that increase efficiency in the use of energy, water, or other natural resources, and ways we can protect the resources of industrial facilities, agriculture, or consumers through conservation are included.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Recreation.html
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Description: This area includes content on the environmental degradation associated with all forms of recreation and tourism. Areas of research include environmental impacts associated with travel, transportation, accommodation, and other nature-based recreational activities, as well as various solutions to the problem.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Science-Atmosphere.html
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Description: This area includes content on the environmental impact of changes in the atmosphere where meteorological events occur. Topics include all processes extending from the Earth's surface to the different strata of the atmosphere, including meteorology, climatology, and aeronomy.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Science-Climate-Change.html
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Description: This area includes content on the varied factors that cause and contribute to global and local climate change. Research includes extreme weather events, rising minimum and maximum temperatures, rising sea levels, an increase in heavy precipitation, shrinking glaciers, the thawing permafrost, and other related areas of research.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Science-Demography.html
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Description: This area includes content on the growth and regulation of animal and plant populations, including size, density, and dispersion, and how they impact finite environmental goods and services such as air, water, and other natural resources.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Science-Law.html
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Description: This area includes content on laws and regulations that govern how humans interact with their environment. Research includes environmental ethics, environmental justice, corporate accountability, and human rights and how they shape the environmental regulations of today and the future.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Science-Educator.html
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Description: This area includes content that supports high quality student learning in environmental science and related disciplines, and is designed for the sharing of teaching materials. This includes casebooks, reviews of casebooks, lecture notes, class summaries, outlines, supplementary materials (for your own or someone else's book), syllabi, problem sets, PowerPoint presentations, videos, and other teaching materials.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Environmental-Science-Negative-Results.html
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Description: This area includes content in which negative results were found. Negative results are instances in which the expected outcome of the research was not borne out by the results. The negative results area includes papers that have controversial or provocative results that challenge established theories as well as papers that replicate or support findings published elsewhere.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Innovations-Environmental-Science.html
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Description: This area includes content on emerging technological and innovative strategies impacting the field of environmental science. Research includes new or modified processes, practices, systems, and products which benefit the environment and contribute to environmental sustainability.


View Papers: https://www.ssrn.com/link/Natural-Resource-Management.html
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Description: This area includes content on the management of natural resources. Research includes land use management, wildlife management, management of natural heritage sites, and strategies intended to sustain other renewable and non-renewable resources for present and future use.

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