CONSERVATION AND PRESERVATION

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CONSERVATION AND PRESERVATION 1. After reading section 3.1, define the terms “preservation” and “conservation” as they are used in the context of environmental science. According to Hlebowitsch (2005), conservation is the sensible and careful management of natural resources and preservation is concerned with setting aside undisturbed areas, maintaining them in a pristine state, and protecting them from human activities that might alter their “natural” state. My understanding of these definitions are instead of us continuously neglecting our environment with what we think is a necessity we should think of our environment and ways to leave it so that future generations can also enjoy what we had a chance to. 2. The video discusses the harvesting of natural resources in Bridger-Teton National Forest. What specific resources of the Bridger-Teton are discussed in the video? In the video discussed harvesting oil and gas. Since America is facing a major energy supply crisis in the future.
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This note was uploaded on 06/21/2011 for the course PSY 201 taught by Professor Richardkirkmiller during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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