assignment 2 sci 207

assignment 2 sci 207 - 1. Describe the steps in the...

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1. Describe the steps in the scientific methods Identify questions, form testable hypothesis, collect data to test hypothesis, interpet results, report for peer review, and collect data. 2. Distinguish between utilitarian conservation and biocentric preservation; Name two environmental leaders associated with each of these philosophies. Utilitarian is esentially using all of the resources we have available to us right now in a careful manner. Biocentric is the belief that all living organisms have an inaliable right to life. That each organism should live and let live, allow the pursuit of their own interests. Roosevelt’s and Pinchot’s policies was pragmatic utilitarian conservation. They argued that the forest should be saved “not because they are beautiful or because they shelter wild creatures of the wilderness, but only to provide homes and jobs for people.” 3. Describe some signs of hope in overcoming global environmental problems There are six signs of hope in overcoming global environmental. The first one deals with Marine resources . In Marine reserves can restore fish populations as well as promote human development. Marine reserves are being established to protect reproductive areas in California, Hawii, New Zealand, Great Britain, and many other areas, in addition to the Philippines. The second one is Population
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This note was uploaded on 05/16/2011 for the course SCI 207 taught by Professor Blume during the Spring '10 term at Ashford University.

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