Unformatted text preview: What is Conservation? 1. “The use of natural resources for the greatest good of the greatest number for the longest time.” (how can 3 variables be maximized at the same time?) 2. “Conservation implies both the development and protection of resources” Ex. Development: build a dam in canyon for hydroelectricity and irrigation Protection: build nothing, preserve scenery • Is Conservation Preservation? • Use resource or save resources? • Save for the unborn? • Live now- the world may end....
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- basic earth material, A. Homocentric world