California Environmental Issues

November 10, 2018 – 09:59 am

Earth Day, celebrated Friday, April 22, across the globe, reminds us of the fragile state of our planet. From land contaminated with toxic chemicals to bad air spewed into the atmosphere, most of us have been affected...

Environmental Issues Overpopulation

November 5, 2018 – 09:58 am

It would be difficult to drive down any popular street in this country without seeing some new development. Whether it is a new subdivision of McMansions, or a new strip mall, it seems just about every farmer’s...

Environmental Problems with Solutions

October 31, 2018 – 09:50 am

Port au Prince, Haiti: I am an international UN Volunteer with the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) engineering section, specialized in administration and finance. I have a dedicated passion...

Ecological Problems in Nigeria

October 26, 2018 – 09:47 am

Many of Nigeria s environmental problems are those typical of developing states. Excessive cultivation has resulted in loss of soil fertility. Increased cutting of timber has made inroads into forest resources...

Current Environmental Concern

October 21, 2018 – 09:45 am

The following questions were selected from the 2002 Canon Envirothon competition hosted in Massachusetts. The current environmental issue test is based on the 2002 issue: Introduced Species and their Effect on...

What is Environmental Challenges?

October 16, 2018 – 09:42 am

Explore how people and nature interact, and earn 10 credits from the University of Leeds The Environmental Challenges program consists of five short online courses that look at the relationships between people and...

Environmental Problems and their Effects

October 11, 2018 – 09:41 am

Our planet is plagued by environmental problems that deplete natural resources and strain livelihoods, many of which are exacerbated by poor industrial practices. If left unchecked, environmental problems negatively...

What are Environmental concerns?

October 6, 2018 – 09:38 am

Ford manufactures the F150, one of America?s most popular full-size pickup trucks. Its 5.6 litre engine takes an average of 17 miles to guzzle a gallon of petrol. Photograph: David Zalubowski/AP The second largest...

What are the major environmental Problems?

October 1, 2018 – 09:35 am

What are harmful algal blooms? Harmful algal blooms are overgrowths of algae in water. Some produce dangerous toxins in fresh or marine water but even nontoxic blooms hurt the environment and local economies. What...

Biggest environmental Problem

September 26, 2018 – 09:32 am

ESF faculty: Human population, lack of knowledge are planet’s biggest challenges Earth s worst environmental problems all come down to sheer numbers of human beings, their behavior and their desire for both resources...

Environmental Issues Biodiversity

September 21, 2018 – 09:20 am

In this Project Learning Tree high school module, students learn that decisions about growth and development, energy use and water quality, and even human health, all rest to some extent on perspectives about biodiversity...

Marine Environmental Issues

September 15, 2018 – 04:26 am

U.S. Embassy Bangkok announces an open competition for organizations interested in submitting proposals to organize a conference that examines current marine environmental issues in the seas of Southeast Asia that...

Local and Global Environmental Issues

September 10, 2018 – 04:26 am

The world s environment has emerged as a major subject of political, economic, scientific, ethical and theological discussion and inquiry. Issues related to environmental issues, by their nature and scope, affect...

List of Environmental Challenges

September 5, 2018 – 04:21 am

Environmental groups and a tribal government are challenging the removal of federal protections from the Yellowstone grizzly bear. More than a half-dozen environmental groups and one tribal government signed onto...

Environmental Crisis facts

August 31, 2018 – 04:17 am

Center for the Study of World Religions, Harvard Divinity School Religions of the World and Ecology Series Mary Evelyn Tucker and John Grim Ours is a period when the human community is in search of new and sustaining...

Managing Environmental Impacts

January 25, 2015 – 11:28 am

China’s outward foreign direct investment (OFDI) has been increasing dramatically. During the 2008-2009 financial crisis, global foreign direct investment (FDI) decreased by 40%, whereas China’s OFDI increased by...

Articles on Current Environmental Issues

October 22, 2016 – 04:47 pm

The Humboldt Bay Harbor, Recreation and Conservation District is set to decide Thursday evening whether to certify the environmental review of Coast Seafoods Company’s proposed 256-acre shellfish aquaculture expansion...

Environmental Issues Related to Chemistry

June 7, 2017 – 12:53 pm

Note to journalists: Please report that this research is being presented at a meeting of the American Chemical Society. WASHINGTON, July 24, 2014 — Turning biomass and carbon dioxide into fuels far cleaner than...

Russia Environmental Issues

September 25, 2016 – 01:07 pm

Climate issues in Russia Russia produces a significant portion of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions and is therefore an important country in the international climate negotiations. The Kyotoprotocol did not come...

Major Global Environmental Problems

August 22, 2017 – 09:37 am

Meeting the needs of upper level students, this book treats global environmental problems as complex issues with a network of human and biophysical causes. Each chapter interlinks human demands on the Earth s resources...

Environmental Issues Topics

September 16, 2015 – 04:18 pm

Environmental Justice (EJ) research seeks to document and address the disproportionate environmental health and risk burdens associated with multiple dimensions of social inequality. Although its initial focus was...

Megacities Environmental Issues

February 14, 2014 – 08:00 am

Megacities are hotspots for emissions that have serious implications for air pollution and climate change, as well as for vital resources such as water and soil quality. These impacts are felt not just locally...

Environmental Issues around the World

November 18, 2016 – 04:21 pm

While a majority of headlines surrounding music festivals tend to write them off as hedonistic gatherings of party people, when you put aside the face value of a killer line-up, you might be surprised to learn that...

Environmental Issues Project

August 17, 2016 – 10:35 am

Objective: As a team you will create a lesson that teaches the class about an environmental issue. Your lesson will be presented to the class as a powerpoint or similar presentation. As a group, choose your topic...

Recent Global Environmental Issues

June 10, 2017 – 12:51 pm

The Altai Mountains in Russia. Debra Javeline and co-author Sarah Lindemann-Komarova researched activism in the Altai Republic, one of Russia’s poorest regions, for an article on Russian civil society. Debra Javeline...

Current environmental Problems

December 4, 2017 – 10:26 am

Our environment is constantly changing. There is no denying that. However, as our environment changes, so does the need to become increasingly aware of the problems that surround it. With a massive influx of natural...

What is the Biggest environmental Problem?

October 16, 2016 – 07:50 am

Climate change no longer ranks first on the list of what Americans see as the world’s biggest environmental problem, according to a new Washington Post-Stanford University poll. Just 18 percent of those polled name...

Types of Environmental

October 4, 2016 – 11:48 am

If using the principles of natural science and math to study the conditions of life on Earth appeals to you, you might be interested in a career in environmental science or the related sub-fields of environmental...

Global warming and Environmental Issues

December 15, 2017 – 07:51 pm

Climate 101: Causes and Effects The climate is certainly changing. But what is causing this change? And how does the rising temperature affect the environment, and our lives? The planet is warming, from North Pole...

Environmental Issues in World

December 12, 2016 – 08:19 am

In many tobacco growing countries, evidence indicates irreparable environmental damage from tobacco agriculture, particularly when associated with the deforestation necessary to increase farmland for tobacco growth...

Environmental Issues Worldwide

June 16, 2017 – 10:54 am

Figure 2 Distribution of world plastic production (adapted from [ ]). Polyethylene has the highest share of production of any polymer type, while four sectors: polyethylene terephthalate (PET), which accounts for...

Environmental Issues in Mumbai

May 6, 2014 – 04:40 pm

Mumbai: To tackle and find solutions for environmental and climatic problems in India, Eva Svedling, the Deputy Minister of environment and climate change of Sweden, raised some specific issues during her recent...

Amazon Rainforest Environmental Issues

June 21, 2016 – 09:45 am

Rates of deforestation vary from one Amazon country to another, mostly because the factors that drive this process also vary across the region. In Brazil for instance, most clearing is carried out in large and middle-sized...

List of environmental Issues in the World

May 23, 2017 – 07:58 am

ARMAGH, Northern Ireland (ChurchMilitant.com) - The Irish bishops are placing abortion after environmental issues in their list of issues to be considered by voters. Archbishop Eamon Martin, Primate of All Ireland...

United State environmental Problems

August 14, 2016 – 09:01 am

Receive the latest investigations updates in your inbox (Published Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017) The Environmental Protection Agency says it issued the new guidelines, called PAGs - for Protective Action Guides - to...

Environmental Challenges

January 16, 2018 – 08:19 pm

Against this backdrop, our scientists recently took a hard look at whether we really can have it all—a future where people get the food, energy and economic growth they need without sacrificing nature. The answer...

Biggest environmental Problems

September 16, 2016 – 04:37 pm

Solutions: Replace fossil fuels with renewable energy. Reforestation. Reduce emissions from agriculture. Change industrial processes. But the bad news is that even though renewable energy infrastructure - solar...

Global Environmental Problems

February 28, 2017 – 10:04 am

In global environmental problems, each country s own contribution to worldwide emissions is small, so there is little a country can do by itself. To solve global environmental problems one needs coordinated actions...

United Kingdom Environmental Issues

June 16, 2017 – 09:13 am

Environment - current issues: continues to reduce greenhouse gas emissions; by 2005 the government reduced the amount of industrial and commercial waste disposed of in landfill sites to 85% of 1998 levels and recycled...

Latest environmental Issues in the World

February 21, 2018 – 08:42 pm

In this information age, more and more people are becoming aware of what’s happening around us. The more we know, the more we wonder and our hunger for information grows. The World Counts provides facts about environmental...

Recent environmental Issues in the World

December 7, 2017 – 07:35 pm

A crowded street in Calcutta, India, reflects the looming threat of overpopulation, which will further strain resources already in limited supply. Photograph by Randy Olson, National Geographic Creative There are...

Panama Environmental Issues

May 15, 2014 – 08:16 am

However, in the 20th century Panama began to take positive steps in the opposite direction. The country began to create protected areas (including parks and wildlife refuges), write environmental laws, and establish...

Recent Ecological Issues

August 29, 2016 – 09:35 am

By Don Krug The art of Mierle Laderman Ukeles is about the everyday routines of life. In 1969, after the birth of her first child, Ukeles wrote a Manifesto for Maintenance Art that questioned binary systems of opposition...

What are Environmental Challenges?

December 7, 2017 – 07:35 pm

By Ambassador Michael Froman Today’s environmental challenges are staggering in their severity and scope. Iconic animals such as elephants and rhinoceros, as well as lesser known species, such as the pangolin, saola...

Environmental Issues in Kentucky

October 5, 2017 – 10:00 am

Far and away, Kentucky’s most pressing environmental issues are related to mining. Two types of mining take place in Kentucky, underground and surface (also known as strip or mountaintop removal), with surface mining...

Issues in Ecology

August 30, 2017 – 09:40 am

To coincide with the SICB symposium The Ecology of Exercise: Mechanisms Underlying Individual Variation in Movement Behavior, Activity or Performance we have selected a set of papers from Functional Ecology and...

Environmental Issues Caused by mining

February 13, 2017 – 01:12 pm

Modern mining operations actively strive to mitigate potential environmental consequences of extracting metals, and such operations are strictly regulated in the United States. The key to effective mitigation lies...

10 Ecological Problems and Solutions

July 29, 2017 – 08:54 am

Photo Garbage piled up on a sewage plant property in Dubai. Sewage treatment operations have struggled to keep up with booming development. Credit Lee Hoagland for the International Herald Tribune DUBAI — Dubai’s...

Environmental World Issues

August 11, 2016 – 03:10 pm

The natural environment is God’s gift and provision for the care of his people. It provides healthy food, shelter, clothing, medicines, beauty, clean water, clean air and many other benefits for people to use and...

Global Environmental Issues and Problems PDF

September 3, 2017 – 09:41 am

Meeting the world’s food security challenge will require a multi-national, collaborative effort to integrate the best research from science, engineering and socioeconomics so that technological advances can bring...