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Unformatted text preview: SAS 9 – Crisis in the Environment? Research Questions #1 Due: Tuesday, April 8 th Please calculate your annual contribution to atmospheric carbon dioxide and your ecological footprint (how large of land area it takes to support your living standard) at the following two web sites. Hand this in separate from the questions below and we will tabulate the results. How many trees would it take to remove your carbon dioxide contribution? How many acres (or hectares) does it take to support your standard of living? Carbon calculator: http://www.infinitepower.org/calc_carbon.htm Ecological footprint calculator: http://www.mec.ca/Apps/ecoCalc/ecoCalc.jsp _____________________________________________________________________________ _ The following questions address the effects of global climate change on various factors that will be discussed in class on Tuesday (4/10). I am assigning these questions by alphabetical order (i.e., last name) so that you are assigned to research only one of the questions. Please prepare a of the questions....
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- Spring '08
- Global Warming