Assignment 5-1 research #3

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1Research number 3 Romania Research Paper Number Three Assignment 5-1, Environment, Crime, and Disease Megan Matthews HUMN 305 E5WW – Global Issues Professor Jaeger September 17, 2011
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2Research number 3 This is the last of a series of three research papers about Romania. This final research paper is designed to address the issues of environment, crime, and disease in the country. I have prepared an overview of the issues and described them in detail for a special committee, so that they will have this information to consider in the context of increasing globalization. I have used reliable and current scholarly, academic and other internet resources for this document. I have also included my own recommendation on how these issues should be addressed. Environmental Issues One of the most urgent issues affecting the Romanian environment is soil erosion affecting almost half of agricultural land. Along with the soil erosion is inadequate nutrient management and deteriorated irrigation systems. The forests have been ravished with foliage eating pests and about 58 percent of the trees have been damaged due to root disease. The large industries pump pollution into the air and water, which has started to destroy the Danube Delta Wetlands, Europe’s largest remaining natural wetland. (Figure 1. Danube Delta Wetland. Source: Google)
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3Research number 3 Disease Cardiovascular disease is the number one cause of disease related death in the country followed by cancer. Most of the people survive on less than $1 USD per day. They have poor diets that lead to cardiovascular disease. Cancers are mainly found in factory workers and
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Assignment 5-1 research #3 - 1Research number 3 Romania...

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