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December 19, 2018

The Precautionary Principle

The Precautionary Principle Below are two separate discussion questions, choose ONE and discuss. 75-150 words The Precautionary Principle Read the “Precautionary Principle” One-Pager and consider: Should we rely more on the use of the precautionary principle to implement pollution prevention as a way to reduce the potential risks from chemicals and technologies? Why or Why not? Humans and Climate Change Human activities may contribute to climate change in several ways. The largest known contribution, from humans to the atmosphere, comes from burning fossil fuels, which releases carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases to the atmosphere. Do you believe that human […]
December 19, 2018

Human Activity and Climate Change

Human Activity and Climate Change In 3-4 pages, using APA-style formatting, discuss and give your position on the following statement: “Human activity, especially the burning of fossil fuels, is a major contributor to climate change”. Do you agree or disagree? Support your views with credible data. This is an area where junk science abounds. Be prepared to give and defend your sources as scientifically trustworthy.
December 19, 2018

Environmental Protection Agency

Environmental Protection Agency Below are two separate discussion questions, choose ONE and discuss. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Go to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) website: http://www.epa.gov/recycle Click on the links addressing “Reduce”, “Reuse”, and “Recycle”. Assess the information on those pages and evaluate their practicality and usefulness. Of the three concepts, which one do you feel is the most feasible to apply to your daily lives in an effort to reduce waste? List at least two advantages and disadvantages of your chosen concept and defend your choice. Environmental Worldview Review the discussion of environmental worldviews in Mini Lecture: Environmental Policy and […]
December 19, 2018

Ecological Services of Rivers

Ecological Services of Rivers Ecological Services In a 2-3 page paper, using APA-style formatting, define and discuss the concept of ecological services. Then, review the “Ecological Services of Rivers” outlined in Mini Lecture: Water Resources and Water Pollution. From the list, identify two services you believe are the most important and cite at least 3 reasons why. Also, choose two services that you think are most likely to decline due to human influence and cite at least 3 examples of the result of decline of those services.
December 19, 2018

Plastic Bags

Plastic Bags Slide Presentation, Plastic Bags In a 1-2 page paper, using APA-style formatting, discuss three things you learned from the slide presentation on plastic bags? If you were given the opportunity to address the public-at-large, what would be your recommendation regarding the use of plastic bags? In your closing remarks, include a short catchy phase, slogan, poem, or any other creative statement to emphasize your point of view.
December 19, 2018

define and discuss the concept of ecological services

define and discuss the concept of ecological services In a 2-3 page paper, using APA-style formatting, define and discuss the concept of ecological services. Then, review the “Ecological Services of Rivers” outlined in Mini Lecture: Water Resources and Water Pollution. From the list, identify two services you believe are the most important and cite at least 3 reasons why. Also, choose two services that you think are most likely to decline due to human influence and cite at least 3 examples of the result of decline of those services.
December 19, 2018

environmental sciecol svs

environmental sciecol svs Ecological Services In a 2-3 page paper, using APA-style formatting, define and discuss the concept of ecological services. Then, review the “Ecological Services of Rivers” outlined in Mini Lecture: Water Resources and Water Pollution. From the list, identify two services you believe are the most important and cite at least 3 reasons why. Also, choose two services that you think are most likely to decline due to human influence and cite at least 3 examples of the result of decline of those services.
December 19, 2018

The region north of 66½° N latitude is the Arctic Circle

The region north of 66½° N latitude is the Arctic Circle Graded Assignment Lab Report Answer the questions below. When you have finished, submit this assignment to your teacher by the due date for full credit. (2 points) Score 1. The region north of 66½° N latitude is the Arctic Circle. Use the simulator to describe the length of the day during winter, spring, summer, and fall. Answer: Winter Spring Summer Fall (6 points) Score 2. Use the simulator to complete the table. Use the angle measurements on the left side of the dome to get the maximum angle of […]
December 19, 2018

related aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems

related aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems Resources: Ch. 3 & 4 of Fundamentals of Conservation Biology, the Internet, and the University Library Choose a pair of related aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems to research. Your choices must meet the following criteria: The aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems must be closely associated: for example, a fen (aquatic) in an alpine meadow or forest (terrestrial), an islet (terrestrial) in a marine bay (aquatic), or a river system (aquatic) in a desert (terrestrial) would be appropriate. At least one endangered species, as identified in the IUCN Red List or by a government wildlife or natural resource […]
December 19, 2018

Describe the difference between the academic study of religion, and devotional practice and advocacy.

Describe the difference between the academic study of religion, and devotional practice and advocacy. Write a 700- to 1,050-word summary that addresses the following topics: • Describe the difference between the academic study of religion, and devotional practice and advocacy. • What is the definition of religion? • What are common questions, concerns, practices, and experiences across various world religions? Include indigenous religions in your discussion. • What are some critical issues to the academic study of religion? • Where do religious ethics come from, and what role do they play in the practice of religion? Format your paper consistent […]
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