Env Issues - SOIL EROSION (1-2)

Env Issues - SOIL EROSION (1-2) - Introduction I. Geography...

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Introduction Geography 12 I. INTRODUCTION The earth is facing a lot of environmental problems today and humans are the main cause of these problems. In the search of comfort, humans begin to improve their lives without giving attention to what their actions has caused to the environment. As a result, the environment has been badly affected and this has lead to some catastrophic environmental problems like soil erosion, deforestation, ozone depletion, global warming. Apparently, humans have been the cause of all these environmental problems. Thus, the drastic changes in human behaviour are required to stop this crisis. To maintain the healthy environment that is important to our life, man should be aware that earth does not have infinite resources.
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Soil Erosion Geography 12 Environmental Issues | Page 2 II. SOIL EROSION What is soil erosion? Erosion is the removal of solids (sediment,soil, rock and other particles) in the natural environment. It usually occurs due to transport by wind, water, or ice;
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This note was uploaded on 01/23/2012 for the course GEOGRAPHY 12 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Concordia AB.

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Env Issues - SOIL EROSION (1-2) - Introduction I. Geography...

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