Ecological Footprint

    1. Read the background information on Ecological Footprints at http://bit.ly/2bxyMiI
    2. Determine YOUR own footprint.
      • Go to Global Footprint Network.
      • Click on "Take the first step."
      • Type in your email, submit, and take the quiz.
      • Do your best to answer the questions as honestly as possible.
    3. Take TWO screenshots of your results:
      • number of earths
      • the details
    4. Write about your personal footprint, which should include but not be limited to the following:​​
      • Number of Earths required for your lifestyle​​
      • Areas of your life that have the largest impact on your footprint
      • Two changes that you are willing to make to reduce your footprint
    5. Go to the Ecological Footprint padlet.
      • Click on the plus sign to write your post.
      • Use your name as the title of your post.
      • Your post is your answer to Items 3 and 4 above.

Environmental Policies & Regulations

  • Determine what each of the following is about:

    1. Clean Air Act
    2. Clean Water Act
    3. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)
    4. Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA)
    5. Montreal Protocol
    6. Kyoto Protocol
    7. Endangered Species Act
    8. Safe Drinking Water Act
    9. Delaney Clause of Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act
    10. Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)

    Write your notes in your notebook.

Summer HW

  • Access the Summer HW here.  This is due on Friday, 06 September 2019.