Carbon Footprint

Carbon Footprint - TASK: Take 10 minutes and T urn to your...

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Digital Mapping Wednesday, October 20, 2010
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Carbon Footprint a measure of the impact our activities have on the environment, and in particular climate change. Carbon Footprint = total amount of greenhouse gases produced to directly and indirectly support our activities Carbon Footprint = total amount of greenhouse gases produced to directly and indirectly support our activities usually expressed in tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) per year.
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Many activities and lifestyle choices contribute to our carbon footprint …
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Discuss how you could reduce your carbon footprints
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Unformatted text preview: TASK: Take 10 minutes and T urn to your neighbors and discuss the major areas and lifestyle choices that impact your carbon footprint Consider: home, food, work, school, transportation , lifestyle Be ready to talk about it! What are you the major contributors to your carbon footprints? What can you do to reduce your carbon footprint? Carbon Footprint Calculator: What's My Carbon Footprint? http://www.footprintnetwork.org/en/i ndex.php/GFN/page/calculators/ http://www.nature.org/initiatives/cli matechange/calculator/ Check out this one!...
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2011 for the course GUS 0821 taught by Professor Davidorgan during the Spring '11 term at Temple.

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