Environmental books are excellent for bringing you up to date on the latest concerns relating to how plants, animals and humans are dealing with air, land and water contaminants. National Geographic has these books and many more on nature, environmental sciences and conservation topics available for you to increase your knowledge about our planet. Not only do these books give you background information about nature and the environment, they also contain beautiful photos, making them excellent coffee table books to share with guests visiting your home. The topics of these nature books are widespread; they range from the oceans to medicinal herbs to a photo book on tornados. The photographs will impress all readers, and the information included in the articles will help to make you more of an expert on the subject. Use these books to learn more about the world around you, and the steps you can take to reduce your environmental footprint.