Anthropocentrism and Biocentrism.
We humans are a part of an extraordinary race of mankind. Is that by choice? No it is
through chance, fate and luck. We could easily have been born as animals, plants or
any other form living organism. I am convinced that
Ecosystems and Evolution
Large, distinct terrestrial regions
Climate is a determining factor
Earths Major Biomes
Extreme northern latitudes
Alpine tundra: high elevations
Environmental History, Politics, and
Jobs Or Owls?
Northern spotted owl
Listed as threatened
Some logging suspended
Northwest Forest Plan
Some habitat protected
Some logging resumed
How Ecosystems Work
What Is Ecology?
Literally study of
Broadest biological field of
Environmental Sustainability and
Sustainability & The
The Tragedy of the Commons
Sharing common resources
Happening with global
Environmental Health Hazards, and
Pesticides & Children
84% U.S. households use pesticides
Greater threat to children: why?
Problems from pesticides?
How are children exposed?
Effects on intellectual
In 1909, the United States provided political support to Conservativeled forces rebelling against President Zelaya.
500 revolutionaries (including two Americans) were executed by
order of Zelaya. Zelaya resigned later that year.
Mena fled Mana
The film certainly struck me because of the amount of problems the world is facing
in regard to oil. I did know that oil should be saved, but I did not know how much of
a problem it is. There are a lot of interviews in this movie, which makes the facts
This is by far one of the most debatable topics in the world right now. Plastic and
paper are both very vital resources. I always thought plastic bags should be banned
because of how dangerous it can be. However my opinion changed after watching
Industrialized agriculture is a more modern form of farming that involves
industrialized production of crops. This includes innovation in technology to
produce crops on a large scale. This form of agriculture is present in industrial
countries, as the nam
Most of the food I eat, originate from the farm. It can be Dairy, Poultry or subsistence
farming. I had not realized how much I eat from the farms, before I made the food
log. There is also a lot of food that comes from the factory. Most of this food is
Environmental Science and
Dr. Meshagae Hunte-Brown
Dilemmas We Face
A World In Crisis
Humans increasingly impact the
We cant ignore environmental problems