Your food is traded between states as well as globally. Global food trade is extremely important to all countries. Do you know where
the food on your tables comes from?
For this week's class discussion, please research & respond to the following:
Go to yo
Major Air Pollutants-Wk9
Today, there are many air pollutants that we come in contact on a daily basis.
Most of us are not even aware of some of the pollutants and never even consider the
health risks an
Define "global climate change."
Global climate change refers to the recent and ongoing rise in global average temperature near Earth's
surface. It is caused mostly by increasing concentrations of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.
Describe briefly the
Environmental Science- The Italian Society
May 11, 2014
To answer the question What policies would you recommend to these countries,
assuming their desire to achieve a sustainable society? I do not believe there is any one correct
What prompted China's government to enact this policy?
Overpopulation- went from 550 million to 900 million
What would the environmental impact be if China did not have such a policy? Relate this to
If China did not have this policy there
Differentiate between hazard and a risk.
A hazard is anything that can cause injury, disease, death, damage to property (public or private), or damage to the
A Risk is the chance that someone can suffer any type of injury and/or death as a r
Would you consider buying one of these in the future? Why or Why Not?
I cant say I would rule it completely out, but change is hard and unless there is an
alternative that is cost efficient and reliable then I would be less likely to change. Like
Name the invasive species.
Kudzu is a native to Southeast Asia in areas suck as China, Japan, and Korea
2. List some background information about the organism.
Kudzu was brought to the United States from Japan in the early 1800s yet it was not introduc
Overgrazing, Overcultivation and Deforestation
Briefly describe overgrazing, overcultivation, and deforestation and how each can be corrected
Overgrazing occurs when plants are exposed to intensive grazing for extended per
Define the Superfund program.
is the federal government's program to clean up the nation's uncontrolled hazardous waste sites.
Identify a Superfund site within your own state. A Superfund site is not a web site; it is a physical
location with high l