Chapter 14 vocabulary
1. Air pressure- the force per unit of area exerted on a surface by the weight of air
above that surface in the atmosphere of Earth.
2. Greenhouse Effect- the transmission of short-wave solar radiation by the
atmosphere, coupled with
Study guide for Environmental Science
What are the Four measures of mitigation?
1. Compensate- replace wetland habitat that will be lost, award financial compensation for lost
resource or other opportunities
2. Repair the situation after an environmental