Environment

The interdependence of humans and our natural environment,  the growing population, the increasing scarcity of resources, human impact on the health of the environment, are all concerns of our community, as well as the world. Earth is finite in size, and capacity to support and sustain life. How we manage our planet affects us all.

Environmental Issues

  • Air quality
  • Water quality/ availability
  • Human Impact — Land usage, pollution, overpopulation, etc
  • Landfills
  • Industrial pollution
  • Severe weather — Flooding, drought, heat, cold, hurricanes, tornadoes
  • Invasive species of plants
  • Climate change
  • Conservation
  • Sustainability
  • Energy conservation/ renewable resources
  • Genetic engineering
  • Recycling
  • Food supply

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