Find more soil erosion information on the internet

This page enables you to find more information on soil erosion on the internet, using:


General search engines

Here, you can quickly search the internet for information on soil erosion using a number of search engines.

Since different search engines take a different approach to indexing web pages, each one will give different results even when looking for the same key words: in this case, 'soil erosion'. The engines marked * appear to give consistently good results. Note though that this is not a definitive list of search engines. There are plenty more out there!

See this page for more information on searching the internet.

A9 Ask Jeeves Altavista
EuroSeek Excite Google *
HotBot Infotiger Lycos
Mamma MetaCrawler MSN
Search Teoma Vivismo *
Webcrawler Yahoo  

Scientically-oriented search engines

Again, different search engines give different results.

Google Scholar * Scirus  

Web directories

Lists of web sites on a particular topic (e.g. soil erosion), selected by people (not computers).

Google Directory Open Directory Project 1 Open Directory Project 2
Open Directory Project 3   Nodeworks Web Directory

Web encyclopediae

Something like web directories, but with all the subject matter centrally managed.

Wikipedia    

Google Trends

How has the level of interest in soil erosion (judged by the number of Google searches) changed over time?

Google Trends for "soil erosion"