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Unformatted text preview: in a society ethics guidelines on how to behave based on moral values; a process to determine how one should behave II. Scientific ethics A. Scientific integrity (the easier part): B. Scientific ethos (the harder part): 2 III. Environmental ethics: A. How much risk is acceptable? B. To what standard must ecosystem health be protected? C. How do we resolve (real or perceived) conflicts between the protection of human and/or ecosystem health and municipal, commercial, or industrial activities? IV. A case study in the subtle and not so subtle conflicts of interest that may arise in the world of environmental consulting (from the Online Ethics Center for Engineering and Science ): http://www.onlineethics.org/CMS/enviro/EECS/TMDL.aspx Community/Expert Involvement in the Development of a Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) Model (2001) Neeley, K.A., J.R. Herkert, and T.B. Culver...
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This note was uploaded on 10/25/2011 for the course ENVSCI 202 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.
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