Unit 5: Discussion 1. Your Impact - What is it?
1. Destruction of Habitats, pollution and various other human activities are leading to extinction of some
precious wild life. Extinction refers to disappearance of species. A species once lost cannot be ret
Discussion 1: Is Nuclear Energy Safe? Prove It!
1. Western Washington has more than a few alternative energy systems. Some examples of alternative
fuels are; biodiesel, biogas, electricity, ethanol, hydrogen, natural gas, and propane. No single alternate
Discussion Unit 1:
Post 1 - What is Environmental Science and Ecology?
What is environmental science and ecology?
According to our text book, Environmental science is and interdisciplinary field that includes both
scientific and social aspects of human im
Post 1 - Human Population and Carrying Capacity:
1. India is the second most populated country according to the U.S. Census Bureau, which contributes to
a number of factors that threaten both people and species. There have been several health concerns,
Response Post 1:
Communities need clean water. How does your municipality provide clean water for its residents?
Drinking water in the City of Spokane comes from wells that extract water from the Spokane ValleyRathdrum Prairie Aquifer. Water from the Aqui
Running head: POPULATION GROWTH & NEED OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
Population Growth & Need of Sustainable Development
Human Population and Carrying Capacity
Do an informal survey of a place of your choice and state what carrying capacity or factors
1. Environmental Science is a multidisciplinary science that includes:
ecology and human impact
Environmental Science has its roots in:
Environmental ethics refers to
Doing what is right and sustainable for the earth.