Webster University Press

The mission of Webster University Press (WUP) is to publish academic works of high quality related to the academic programs offered by Webster University. WUP will serve as a vehicle to disseminate scholarly and educational works that support the University's academic mission.

Featured Title: Webster University: A Century of Defining Moments (Forthcoming, Fall 2015)

Centennial book

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Featured Title: Environmental Missouri, Issues and Sustainability: What You Should Know by Don Corrigan

Cover of Don Corrigan's book Environmental Missouri

About the Book

Environmental Missouri is the first comprehensive guide to local and state environmental issues involving the air we breathe, the water we drink and the land we inhabit in the Show-Me State. It examines such issues as urban sprawl, polluted streams, radioactive waste, lead contamination, airborne mercury, ozone and smog, noise and light pollution. The book raises questions about wildlife issues: What's with the Asian Carp taking over our rivers? Why are the bees disappearing? When will the Ozark Hellbender revive and thrive?

Environmental Missouri is co-published by Reedy Press and Webster University Press. ISBN: 9781935806684, 242 pages, $19.95, soft cover.

To Purchase

Environmental Missouri is available for purchase at the front desk of Webster University Library ($19.95, cash or check).  

To order via mail within the United States, send a check made out to Webster University for $22.95 ($19.95 + $3 shipping) per copy to:

Webster University Press
c/o Webster University Library
470 East Lockwood Avenue
Saint Louis, Missouri  63119-3194

Please include the address(es) to which you would like the book(s) to be shipped with your order.

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About the Author

Don Corrigan is a longtime journalism educator at Webster University, a well-known weekly newspaper editor, and the author of noted outdoor and environmental books. His work as director of the Outdoor/Environmental Journalism Certificate at Webster University has garnered recognition from the Society of Environmental Journalists (SEJ) and a distinguished achievement award from the Great Rivers Environmental Law Center. He is also the author of Show Me . . . Natural Wonders and Show Me . . . Nature’s Wrath: Tornadoes, Floods, Ice Storms, and Other Natural Disasters.