Enviro Assignment 2
1. My footprint: 5.19 Earths needed to sustain life if everyone lived my lifestyle.
My food and goods and services footprints are very similar to the
national average. My housing footprint is slight
History: The wetlands of Marin County have changed dramatically over the past
200 years. Species and their populations have changed dramatically as a result of human
population growth, residential development, and the chan
The pollution report card for Marin County has some positive and negative
feedback compared to national trends. Our toxics level was low, having neither
manufacturing facilities nor waste cites on priority danger lists.
The Miwok lived for thousands of years in the Corte Madera watershed,
gathering pinole and acorns, hunting, and salmon-fishing. The watershed
retains many traces of their habitation including seven mounds in what is
now the Town of Ross.
In the early post
Alyssa Hall, Wednesday 4 PM section
Thanksgiving extra credit Assignment
Dish 1: Turkey
Our Thanksgiving family turkeys always come from Diestel Turkey Ranch in
Sonora, CA. Diestel Turkey Ranch prides itself on its thoughtfully raised turkeys.
Jenny Fant: 6246136
This course has provided me with an abundance of information and resources I
was not before acquainted with or aware of. The over arching theme I gained from this
class was that it is less important to have a long term p
I came into UCSB on pre-med, bio major route. After a year of barley passing
chemistry and calculus, the thought of signing up for physics and Ochem made me
reassess my plan. I wasnt scared away by the work bio would take, but rather pushed to
realize I w
Lecture 9/22 What is the environment?
BIOSPHERE 2: lesson of the complexity of our environment
fall 91: 8 scientists enter steel complex near Tucson
mission: test whether they could thrive in self-contained env (simplified model) can
this be put in out