Activities Workbook for Essential Environment: The Science Behind the Stories / Edition 3

Activities Workbook for Essential Environment: The Science Behind the Stories / Edition 3

by Jay H. Withgott, Scott R. Brennan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0321590570

ISBN-13: 9780321590572

Pub. Date: 11/18/2008

Publisher: Benjamin Cummings

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321590572
Publisher:
Benjamin Cummings
Publication date:
11/18/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.20(d)

Table of Contents

Topic List

Table of Contents

Topic 1 Ecological Footprints 1

Topic 2 The Economy and the Environment 9

Topic 3 Environmental Policy 15

Topic 4 Chemistry and the Environment 21

Topic 5 Evolution and Biodiversity 27

Topic 6 Community Ecology 33

Topic 7 Ecosystem Ecology 41

Topic 8 Human Population 47

Topic 9 Soils 53

Topic 10 Agriculture and the Food We Eat 59

Topic 11 The Importance of Protecting Biodiversity 65

Topic 12 Forest Management 71

Topic 13 Urban Land Use 77

Topic 14 Environmental Health and Toxicology 83

Topic 15 Freshwater Resources 89

Topic 16 Marine Resources 95

Topic 17 Air Pollution and the Atmosphere 101

Topic 18 Global Climate Change 107

Topic 19 Fossil Fuels 113

Topic 20 Conventional Energy Alternatives 119

Topic 21 New Renewable Energy Alternatives 127

Topic 22 Waste Management 135

Topic 23 Sustainable Solutions 141

Topic 24 Geology, Minerals, and Mining 149

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