We are facing overpopulation and a growing food crisis in many parts of the world. After reading your assignments last week do you think such crises are the result of poor planning food hoarding climate change or a combination of all of the above? As you read some scientists think overpopulation is not the problem… Continue reading We are facing overpopulation and a growing food crisis in many parts of the worl
We all consume resources but different behaviors can affect the environment to various extents. Calculate your ecological footprint using the footprint calculator located in the Readings and Resources. Once you have calculated your footprint please share how many earths you would need to sustain your lifestyle. Discuss which areas ranked the highest and reflect upon… Continue reading We all consume resources, but different behaviors can affect the environment to
We are about to work through Godish Davis and Fus (2014) textbook related to air quality. As such we are going to be discussing engineering principles related to how we can engineer air quality as a means of controlling air quality. Consequently we must first consider what constitutes air pollution. What do you believe qualifies… Continue reading We are about to work through Godish, Davis, and Fus (2014) textbook related to
Watch the video Tree of Life by David Attenborough. Note: If this link to the video does not work you can always search for it by name and it will appear in YouTube. 1. Describe two examples of natural selection from the Galapagos Islands that Darwin observed and were described in the video. 2. Name… Continue reading Watch the video Tree of Life by David Attenborough.Â Note: If this link to the v
watch parts 1 2 and 3 of Waters Journey: Hidden Rivers of Florida. In this video you will discover the underground system of caves and tunnels and the journey of water beneath society on its way to springs. Part1:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AAYNGdestI0&ab_channel=FusionSparkMedia Part2:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a3SwCnFCumU&ab_channel=FusionSparkMedia Part3:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e8ZvyBcMuX8&ab_channel=FusionSparkMedia Watch the video at the link above and then provide a review of the… Continue reading watch parts 1, 2, and 3 of Waters Journey: Hidden Rivers of Florida. Â In this v
Visit the websites listed below and post answers to the following questions elaborating on your opinions. The first link will have you find out the worlds population when you were born. Then view the World Population video in the second link. The World Population & Me The World Population Video After visiting the website and… Continue reading Visit the websites listed below and post answers to the following questions, ela
Use the attached article on Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) vs. Organic Agriculture to answer the question below: Explain 3 beliefs of GMOs vs Organic Agriculture that the author discusses in the article; refer to the evidence in the article to back up your answers.
Two-page paper along with cover page and references. Analyze current environment events written from the varied perspective on human impacts on the environment and identify the human ecology challenges present in possible resolutions to current environmental events.
Topic: Global Melting Read the following article on the melting ice sheets and conduct some additional research on your own. Then answer the following: Ferris R. (2016 19 August). Arctic sea ice is vanishing far faster than anyone thought possible. CNBC. Retrieved from https://www.cnbc.com/2016/08/19/arctic-sea-ice-is-vanishing-far-faster-than-anyone-thought-possible.html In what state or region do you live? Would the melting… Continue reading Topic: Global Melting
Read the following article on the melting ice sheets and c
Title: The Effect of Energy Sources on Environmental Pollution and Human Health â— Purpose o In 2-3 sentences state the purpose of the Analysis of Energy Sources Lab. â— Introduction o In a detailed paragraph summarize what is currently known about renewable and non-renewable energy sources. Use the background information provided in the Unit 4… Continue reading Title: The Effect of Energy Sources on Environmental Pollution and Human Health