Chapter 2 - Week 2 29 August 02 Sept 28 Aug 6th Anniversary...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style Week 2 29 August – 02 Sept 28 Aug 6th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina Photo courtesy of Hayley Nelson
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Concept 5: Scientific Knowledge and Value (con’t We must understand how science works and the value of research in solving environmental issues Change from fossil fuels to alternative energy sources Increase in fuel efficiency by decreasing weight of automobile Increase in crop yield by using sustainable practices instead of just more fertilizer
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Concept 5: Scientific Knowledge and Value-2 (con’ Need to understand rate at which system changes How quickly is plowed field eroded? How quickly will flood waters rise? How fast is sediment carried from field to stream to the ocean? How do coastlines erode?
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Case Study Easter Island Separate presentation Available on Blackboard Expect you to read about it on your own Use case study on Bb, but welcome to read other info, too.
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Review Ch. 1 Key terms to know
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This note was uploaded on 09/30/2011 for the course GEOL 101 taught by Professor Barbarahill during the Fall '11 term at Iowa State.

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Chapter 2 - Week 2 29 August 02 Sept 28 Aug 6th Anniversary...

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