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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <!DOCTYPE en-export SYSTEM ""> <en-export export-date="20110909T160704Z" application="Evernote" version="Evernote Mac 3.0.0 (169177)"> <note><title>August 24</title><content><![CDATA[<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF- 8" standalone="no"?> <!DOCTYPE en-note SYSTEM ""> <en-note style="word-wrap: break-word; -webkit-nbsp-mode: space; -webkit-line- break: after-white-space;"> <span style="font-size: 24px;">What is a resource?</span> <div>-something that can be used for support or help</div> <div><b><br/></b></div> <div><b>Natural resource</b>- something found in nature that is necessary or useful to humans, such as a forest, a mineral deposit, or fresh water</div> <div><b><br/></b></div> <div><b>Renewable Natural resource</b>- something that is necessary or useful to humans that is constantly replenished by natural processes</div> <div>Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â ex- water, forests, wetlands- if we take care of them properly will be abundant in future</div> <div><br/></div> <div><b>Conservation</b>--&gt; <u>Aldo Leopold</u> (original conservation ideas)</div> <div>Â Â Â ". ..a state of harmony between and land.&quot; believed in people understanding and appreciating nature</div> <div>Â Â Â </div> <div><b>Land ethic</b>-". ..existence of an ecological conscience. ..individual responsibility for the health of the land."Â </div> <div><br/></div> <div>Â Â Â <b>Sustainability</b> (sustainable use)- a rate of resource use that meet present needs without impairing their ability to meet the needs of future generations</div> <div><br/></div> <div><b>CBD</b> (convention on biological Diversity)- Earth summit in 1992</div> <div>Â Â Â binding treaty currently signed by 193 parties</div> <div>Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â ------basically preserving earth to ". the needs and aspirations of present and future generations."</div> <div><br/></div> <div><b>Productivity</b>- how much you produce determines how much you can take</div> <div>Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Ex: blue fin tuna--if you take more than they are producing they will not survive</div> <div><b>Function</b>- its not just how much of a resource you have but its is that resource still functioning like it was before</div> <div>Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Ex: you cut a forest down and rebuild it you wouldn't find the same things as you did before</div> <div><br/></div> <div><span style="font-size: 24px;">History of Natural Resource Conservation</span></div> <div>"Those who cannot remember the past are condemed to repeat it"</div> <div>Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â -George Santanya</div> <ul> <li>Exploration of natural resources has accompanied the growth of human
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