Living in the Environment : Principles, Connections, and Solutions (16TH)

Living in the Environment : Principles, Connections, and Solutions (16TH)

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Table of Contents

Learning Skills                                    1  (4)
HUMANS AND SUSTAINABILITY: AN OVERVIEW
Environmental Problems, Their Causes, and 5 (23)
Sustainability
Core Case Study Living in an 5 (1)
Exponential Age
Key Questions And Concepts 6 (1)
What Is an Environmentally Sustainable 6 (4)
Society?
How Can Environmentally Sustainable 10 (2)
Societies Grow Economically?
How Are Our Ecological Footprints 12 (4)
Affecting the Earth?
Case Study China's New Affluent 15 (1)
Consumers
What Is Pollution, and What Can We Do 16 (1)
about It?
Why Do We Have Environmental Problems? 17 (6)
Case Study The Environmental 21 (1)
Transformation of Chattanooga, Tennessee
Individuals Matter Aldo Leopold's 22 (1)
Environmental Ethics
What Are Four Scientific Principles of 23 (5)
Sustainability?
Revisiting Exponential Growth and 24 (4)
Sustainability
SCIENCE, ECOLOGICAL PRINCIPLES, AND
SUSTAINABILITY
Science, Matter, Energy, and Systems 28 (22)
Core Case Study Carrying Out a 28 (1)
Controlled Scientific Experiment
Key Questions And Concepts 29 (1)
What is Science? 29 (6)
Science Focus Easter Island: Some 31 (2)
Revisions to a Popular Environmental
Story
Science Focus The Scientific Consensus 33 (1)
over Global Warming
Science Focus Statistics and Probability 34 (1)
What Is Matter? 35 (4)
How Can Matter Change? 39 (1)
What Is Energy and How Can It Be Changed? 40 (4)
What Are Systems and How Do They Respond 44 (6)
to Change?
Science Focus The Usefulness of Models 44 (3)
Revisiting The Hubbard Brook 47 (3)
Experimental Forest and Sustainability
Ecosystems: What Are They and How Do They 50 (27)
Work?
Core Case Study Tropical Rain Forests 50 (1)
Are Disappearing
Key Questions And Concepts 51 (1)
What Is Ecology? 51 (3)
Science Focus Have You Thanked the 54 (1)
Insects Today?
What Keeps Us and Other Organisms Alive? 54 (3)
What Are the Major Components of an 57 (4)
Ecosystem?
Science Focus Many of the World's Most 61 (1)
Important Species Are Invisible to Us
What Happens to Energy in an Ecosystem? 61 (4)
What Happens to Matter in an Ecosystem? 65 (7)
Science Focus Water's Unique Properties 67 (5)
How Do Scientists Study Ecosystems? 72 (5)
Revisiting Tropical Rain Forests and 74 (3)
Sustainability
Biodiversity and Evolution 77 (23)
Core Case Study Why Should We Care 77 (1)
about the American Alligator?
Key Questions And Concepts 78 (1)
What Is Biodiversity and Why Is It 78 (2)
Important?
Where Do Species Come From? 80 (4)
Case Study How Did Humans Become Such a 83 (1)
Powerful Species?
How Do Geological Processes and Climate 84 (2)
Change Affect Evolution?
Science Focus Earth Is Just Right for 86 (1)
Life to Thrive
How Do Speciation, Extinction, and Human 86 (3)
Activities Affect Biodiversity?
Science Focus We Have Developed Two 88 (1)
Ways to Change the Genetic Traits of
Populations
What Is Species Diversity and Why Is It 89 (2)
Important?
Science Focus Species Richness on 90 (1)
Islands
What Roles Do Species Play in Ecosystems? 91 (9)
Case Study Cockroaches: Nature's 92 (1)
Ultimate Survivors
Case Study Why Are Amphibians Vanishing? 93 (3)
Case Study Why Should We Protect Sharks? 96 (1)
Revisiting The American Alligator and 97 (3)
Sustainability
Biodiversity, Species Interactions, and 100(22)
Population Control
Core Case Study Southern Sea Otters: 100(1)
Are They Back from the Brink of
Extinction?
Key Questions And Concepts 101(1)
How Do Species Interact? 101(6)
Science Focus Why Should We Care About 104(3)
Kelp Forests?
How Can Natural Selection Reduce 107(1)
Competition between Species?
What Limits the Growth of Populations? 108(7)
Science Focus Why Are Protected Sea 110(4)
Otters Making a Slow Comeback?
Case Study Exploding White-Tailed Deer 114(1)
Populations in the United States
How Do Communities and Ecosystems Respond 115(7)
to Changing Environmental Conditions?
Science Focus How Do Species Replace 118(1)
One Another in Ecological Succession?
Revisiting Southern Sea Otters and 119(3)
Sustainability
The Human Population and Its Impact 122(18)
Core Case Study Are There Too Many of 122(1)
Us?
Key Questions And Concepts 123(1)
How Many People Can the Earth Support? 123(2)
Science Focus How Long Can the Human 124(1)
Population Keep Growing?
What Factors Influence the Size of the 125(5)
Human Population?
Case Study The U.S. Population Is 126(3)
Growing Rapidly
Case Study The United States: A Nation 129(1)
of Immigrants
How Does a Population's Age Structure 130(3)
Affect Its Growth or Decline?
How Can We Slow Human Population Growth? 133(7)
Case Study Slowing Population Growth in 135(1)
China: The One-Child Policy
Case Study Slowing Population Growth in 136(1)
India
Revisiting Population Growth and 137(3)
Sustainability
Climate and Terrestrial Biodiversity 140(22)
Core Case Study Blowing in the Wind: 140(1)
Connections Between Wind, Climate, and
Biomes
Key Questions And Concepts 141(1)
What Factors Influence Climate? 141(4)
How Does Climate Affect the Nature and 145(13)
Locations of Biomes?
Science Focus Staying Alive in the 148(10)
Desert
How Have We Affected the World's 158(4)
Terrestrial Ecosystems?
Revisiting Winds and Sustainability 159(3)
Aquatic Biodiversity 162(21)
Core Case Study Why Should We Care 162(1)
about Coral Reefs?
Key Questions And Concepts 163(1)
What Is the General Nature of Aquatic 163(2)
Systems?
Why Are Marine Aquatic Systems Important? 165(6)
How Have Human Activities Affected Marine 171(3)
Ecosystems?
Case Study The Chesapeake Bay---An 172(2)
Estuary in Trouble
Why Are Freshwater Ecosystems Important? 174(5)
Case Study Dams, Deltas, Wetlands, 177(2)
Hurricanes, and New Orleans
How Have Human Activities Affected 179(4)
Freshwater Ecosystems?
Case Study Inland Wetland Losses in the 179(1)
United States
Revisiting Coral Reefs and 180(3)
Sustainability
SUSTAINING BIODIVERSITY
Sustaining Biodiversity: The Species 183(31)
Approach
Core Case Study The Passenger Pigeon: 183(1)
Gone Forever
Key Questions And Concepts 184(1)
What Role Do Humans Play in the Premature 184(5)
Extinction of Species?
Science Focus Estimating Extinction 188(1)
Rates Is Not Easy
Why Should We Care about Preventing 189(4)
Premature Species Extinction?
Science Focus Using DNA to Reduce 191(1)
Illegal Killing of Elephants for Their
Ivory
Science Focus Why Should We Care about 192(1)
Bats?
How Do Humans Accelerate Species 193(13)
Extinction?
Science Focus Studying the Effects of 195(1)
Forest Fragmentation on Old-Growth Trees
Case Study A Disturbing Message from 195(2)
the Birds
Science Focus Vultures, Wild Dogs, and 197(1)
Rabies: Some Unexpected Scientific
Connections
Case Study The Kudzu Vine 198(4)
Case Study Where Have All the Honeybees 202(1)
Gone?
Case Study Polar Bears and Global 203(2)
Warming
Individuals Matter Jane Goodall 205(1)
How Can We Protect Wild Species from 206(8)
Extinction Resulting from our Activities?
Case Study The U.S. Endangered Species 207(2)
Act
Science Focus Accomplishments of the 209(1)
Endangered Species Act
Case Study Trying to Save the 210(1)
California Condor
Revisiting Passenger Pigeons and 211(3)
Sustainability
Sustaining Terrestrial Biodiversity: The 214(35)
Ecosystem Approach
Core Case Study Reintroducing Gray 214(1)
Wolves to Yellowstone
Key Questions And Concepts 215(1)
What Are the Major Threats to Forest 215(12)
Ecosystems?
Science Focus Putting a Price Tag on 218(5)
Nature's Ecological Services
Case Study Many Cleared Forests in the 223(4)
United States Have Grown Back
How Should We Manage and Sustain Forests? 227(4)
Science Focus Certifying Sustainably 228(1)
Grown Timber
Case Study Deforestation and the 229(1)
Fuelwood Crisis
Individuals Matter Wangari Maathai and 230(1)
Kenya's Green Belt Movement
How Should We Manage and Sustain 231(3)
Grasslands?
Case Study Grazing and Urban 233(1)
Development in the American West---Cows
or Condos?
How Should We Manage and Sustain Parks 234(5)
and Nature Reserves?
Case Study Stresses on U.S. Public Parks 234(1)
Science Focus Effects of Reintroducing 235(2)
the Gray Wolf to Yellowstone National
Park
Case Study Costa Rica---A Global 237(1)
Conservation Leader
Case Study Controversy over Wilderness 238(1)
Protection in the United States
What Is the Ecosystem Approach to 239(10)
Sustaining Biodiversity?
Case Study A Biodiversity Hotspot in 240(2)
East Africa
Science Focus Ecological Restoration of 242(2)
a Tropical Dry Forest in Costa Rica
Case Study The Blackfoot 244(1)
Challenge---Reconciliation Ecology in
Action
Revisiting Yellowstone Wolves and 245(4)
Sustainability
Sustaining Aquatic Biodiversity 249(26)
Core Case Study A Biological Roller 249(1)
Coaster Ride in Lake Victoria
Key Questions And Concepts 250(1)
What Are the Major Threats to Aquatic 250(7)
Biodiversity?
Science Focus How Carp Have Muddied 253(2)
Some Waters
Science Focus Sustaining Ecosystem 255(1)
Services by Protecting and Restoring
Mangroves
Case Study Industrial Fish Harvesting 256(1)
Methods
How Can We Protect and Sustain Marine 257(6)
Biodiversity?
Case Study Protecting Whales: A Success 257(2)
Story... So Far
Case Study Holding Out Hope for Marine 259(2)
Turtles
Individuals Matter Creating an 261(2)
Artificial Coral Reef in Israel
How Should We Manage and Sustain Marine 263(2)
Fisheries?
How Should We Protect and Sustain 265(4)
Wetlands?
Individuals Matter Restoring a Wetland 266(1)
Case Study Can We Restore the Florida 267(2)
Everglades?
How Can We Protect and Sustain Freshwater 269(2)
Lakes, Rivers, and Fisheries?
Case Study Can the Great Lakes Survive 269(2)
Repeated Invasions by Alien Species?
What Should Be Our Priorities for 271(4)
Sustaining Biodiversity and Ecosystem
Services?
Revisiting Lake Victoria and 272(3)
Sustainability
SUSTAINING NATURAL RESOURCES
Food, Soil, and Pest Management 275(38)
Core Case Study Golden Rice: Grains of 275(1)
Hope or an Illusion?
Key Questions And Concepts 276(1)
What Is Food Security and Why Is It 276(3)
Difficult to Attain?
How Is Food Produced? 279(7)
Science Focus Soil Is the Base of Life 281(1)
on Land
Case Study Industrialized Food 282(4)
Production in the United States
What Environmental Problems Arise from 286(7)
Food Production?
How Can We Protect Crops from Pests More 293(8)
Sustainably?
Individuals Matter Rachel Carson 295(1)
Science Focus The Glyphosate-Resistant 296(1)
Crop Weed Management System: A Dilemma
for Farmers and Scientists
Case Study Ecological Surprises 297(4)
How Can We Improve Food Security? 301(1)
How Can We Produce Food More Sustainably? 302(11)
Case Study Soil Erosion in the United 303(5)
States-Learning From the Past
Science Focus Scientists are Studying 308(1)
the Benefits and Costs of Organic
Farming
Science Focus Sustainable Polycultures 309(1)
of Perennial Crops
Revisiting Golden Rice and 310(3)
Sustainability
Water Resources 313(31)
Core Case Study: Water Conflicts in the 313(1)
Middle East: A Preview of the Future?
Key Questions And Concepts 314(1)
Will We Have Enough Usable Water? 314(7)
Case Study Freshwater Resources in the 317(4)
United States
Is Extracting Groundwater the Answer? 321(3)
Case Study Aquifer Depletion in the 322(2)
United States
Science Focus Are Deep Aquifers the 324(1)
Answer?
Is Building More Dams the Answer? 324(5)
Case Study The Colorado River 327(1)
Basin---An Overtapped Resource
Case Study China's Three Gorges Dam 328(1)
Is Transferring Water From One Place to 329(3)
Another the Answer?
Case Study The Aral Sea Disaster 330(2)
Is Converting Salty Seawater to 332(1)
Freshwater the Answer?
Science Focus The Search for Improved 333(1)
Desalination Technology
How Can We Use Water More Sustainably? 333(5)
How Can We Reduce the Threat of Flooding? 338(6)
Case Study Living Dangerously on 339(2)
Floodplains in Bangladesh
Revisiting Water Conflicts in the 341(3)
Middle East and Sustainability
Geology and Nonrenewable Minerals 344(26)
Core Case Study Environmental Effects 344(1)
of Gold Mining
Key Questions And Concepts 345(1)
What Are the Earth's Major Geological 345(8)
Processes and Hazards?
How Are the Earth's Rocks Recycled? 353(1)
What Are Mineral Resources and What Are 354(6)
the Environmental Effects of Using Them?
How Long Will Supplies of Nonrenewable 360(5)
Mineral Resources Last?
Science Focus The Nanotechnology 362(1)
Revolution
Case Study The U.S. General Mining Law 363(2)
of 1872
How Can We Use Mineral Resources More 365(5)
Sustainably?
Case Study Industrial Ecosystems: 366(1)
Copying Nature
Revisiting Gold Mining and 367(3)
Sustainability
Nonrenewable Energy 370(29)
Core Case Study How Long Will Supplies 370(1)
of Conventional Oil Last?
Key Questions And Concepts 371(1)
What Major Sources of Energy Do We Use? 371(4)
Case Study A Brief History of Human 372(2)
Energy Use
Science Focus Net Energy Is the Only 374(1)
Energy That Really Counts
What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages 375(6)
of Oil?
Case Study Oil and the U.S. Arctic 377(4)
National Wildlife Refuge
What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages 381(1)
of Natural Gas?
What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages 382(4)
of Coal?
Case Study Coal Consumption in China 384(2)
What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages 386(13)
of Nuclear Energy?
Case Study Three Mile Island: America's 390(1)
Worst Commercial Nuclear Power Plant
Accident
Case Study Chernobyl: The World's Worst 390(3)
Nuclear Power Plant Accident
Case Study Experts Disagree about What 393(2)
to Do with Radioactive Wastes in the
United States
Science Focus Are New Second-Generation 395(1)
Nuclear Reactors the Answer?
Revisiting Oil Supplies and 396(3)
Sustainability
Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy 399(39)
Core Case Study Iceland's Vision of a 399(1)
Renewable-Energy Economy
Key Questions And Concepts 400(1)
Why Is Energy Efficiency an Important 400(3)
Energy Resource?
How Can We Cut Energy Waste? 403(8)
Science Focus The Search for Better 406(5)
Batteries
What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages 411(7)
of Solar Energy?
Case Study The Rocky Mountain 412(6)
Institute---A Solar-Powered Office and
Home
What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages 418(1)
of Producing Electricity from the Water
Cycle?
What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages 419(3)
of Producing Electricity from Wind?
What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages 422(4)
of Biomass as an Energy Source?
Case Study Is Biodiesel the Answer? 423(1)
Case Study Is Ethanol the Answer? 424(2)
What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages 426(2)
of Geothermal Energy?
What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages 428(2)
of Hydrogen as an Energy Source?
How Can We Make a Transition to a More 430(8)
Sustainable Energy Future?
Case Study California's Efforts to 433(1)
Improve Energy Efficiency
Revisiting Iceland and Sustainability 434(4)
SUSTAINING ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY
Environmental Hazards and Human Health 438(30)
Core Case Study The Global HIV/AIDS 438(1)
Epidemic
Key Questions And Concepts 439(1)
What Major Health Hazards Do We Face? 439(1)
What Types of Biological Hazards Do We 440(8)
Face?
Case Study The Growing Global Threat 442(1)
from Tuberculosis
Science Focus Genetic Resistance to 443(1)
Antibiotics Is Increasing
Science Focus A Nightmare Flu Scenario 444(1)
Case Study Malaria---Death by 444(2)
Parasite-Carrying Mosquitoes
Science Focus Ecological Medicine: 446(2)
Tracking the Spread of Infectious
Diseases to Humans from Other Animals
What Types of Chemical Hazards Do We Face? 448(5)
Case Study PCBs Are Everywhere---A 449(1)
Legacy From the Past
Science Focus Mercury's Toxic Effects 450(3)
Science Focus Bisphenol A 453(1)
How Can We Evaluate and Deal with 453(7)
Chemical Hazards?
Case Study Protecting Children from 455(4)
Toxic Chemicals
Individuals Matter Ray Turner and His 459(1)
Refrigerator
How Do We Perceive Risks and How Can We 460(8)
Avoid the Worst of Them?
Case Study Death from Smoking 462(3)
Revisiting AIDS and Sustainability 465(3)
Air Pollution 468(28)
Core Case Study South Asia's Massive 468(1)
Brown Cloud
Key Questions And Concepts 469(1)
What Is the Nature of the Atmosphere? 469(1)
What Are the Major Outdoor Air Pollution 470(9)
Problems?
Case Study Air Pollution in the Past: 471(3)
The Bad Old Days
Case Study Lead Is a Highly Toxic 474(1)
Pollutant
Science Focus Detecting Air Pollutants 475(4)
What Is Acid Deposition and Why Is It a 479(4)
Problem?
Science Focus Revisiting Hubbard Brook 482(1)
to Study Effects of Acid Deposition
What Are the Major Indoor Air Pollution 483(3)
Problems?
Case Study Radioactive Radon Gas 485(1)
What Are the Health Effects of Air 486(2)
Pollution?
How Should We Deal with Air Pollution? 488(8)
Case Study U.S. Air Pollution Laws Can 489(4)
Be Improved
Revisiting The Asian Brown Cloud and 493(3)
Sustainability
Climate Change and Ozone Depletion 496(35)
Core Case Study Studying a Volcano to 496(1)
Understand Climate Change
Key Questions And Concepts 497(1)
How Might the Earth's Temperature and 497(8)
Climate Change in the Future?
Science Focus What Is the Scientific 502(3)
Consensus about Future Temperature
Change?
What Are Some Possible Effects of a 505(8)
Warmer Atmosphere?
Science Focus Melting Ice in Greenland 508(5)
What Can We Do to Slow Climate Change? 513(10)
Case Study Is Capturing and Storing Co2 516(4)
the Answer?
Case Study Reducing Greenhouse Gas 520(3)
Emissions in California
How Have We Depleted Ozone in the 523(8)
Stratosphere and What Can We Do about It?
Science Focus Sherwood Rowland and 525(1)
Mario Molina---A Scientific Story of
Courage and Persistence
Science Focus Skin Cancer 526(2)
Revisiting Volcanic Eruptions, Climate 528(3)
Change, Ozone Depletion and
Sustainability
Water Pollution 531(29)
Core Case Study Lake Washington 531(1)
Key Questions And Concepts 532(1)
What Are the Causes and Effects of Water 532(3)
Pollution?
Science Focus Testing Water for 535(1)
Pollutants
What Are the Major Water Pollution 535(7)
Problems in Streams and Lakes?
Individuals Matter The Man Who Planted 537(1)
Trees to Restore a Stream
Case Study India's Ganges River: 538(2)
Religion, Poverty, Population Growth,
and Health
Case Study Pollution in the Great Lakes 540(2)
What Are the Major Pollution Problems 542(5)
Affecting Groundwater and Other Drinking
Water Sources?
Case Study A Natural Threat from 544(2)
Arsenic in Groundwater
Case Study Protecting Watersheds 546(1)
Instead of Building Water Purification
Plants
What Are the Major Water Pollution 547(4)
Problems Affecting Oceans?
Science Focus Oxygen Depletion in the 550(1)
Northern Gulf of Mexico
How Can We Best Deal with Water Pollution? 551(9)
Case Study The U.S. Experience with 552(4)
Reducing Point-Source Pollution
Science Focus Treating Sewage by 556(1)
Working with Nature
Revisiting Lake Washington and 557(3)
Sustainability
Solid and Hazardous Waste 560(51)
Core Case Study E-waste---An Exploding 560(1)
Problem
Key Questions And Concepts 561(1)
What Are Solid Waste and Hazardous Waste, 561(3)
and Why Are They Problems?
Case Study Trash Production and 564(1)
Recycling in New York City: Past
Present, and Future
How Should We Deal with Solid Waste? 564(3)
Science Focus Garbology 566(1)
Why Is Reusing and Recycling Materials So 567(7)
Important?
Case Study Use of Refillable Containers 568(3)
Case Study Recycling Paper 571(1)
Case Study Recycling Plastics 571(1)
Individuals Matter Mike Biddle's 572(1)
Contribution to Recycling Plastics
Science Focus Bioplastics 573(1)
What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages 574(3)
of Burning or Burying Solid Waste?
How Should We Deal with Hazardous Waste? 577(6)
Case Study Recycling E-Waste 577(5)
Case Study Hazardous Waste Regulation 582(1)
in the United States
How Can We Make the Transition to a More 583(5)
Sustainable Low-Waste Society?
Revisiting E-Waste and Sustainability 585(3)
Sustainable Cities 588(1)
Core Case Study The Ecocity Concept in 588(1)
Curitiba, Brazil
Key Questions And Concepts 589(1)
What Are the Major Population Trends in 589(5)
Urban Areas?
Case Study Urbanization in the United 591(3)
States
What Are the Major Urban Resource and 594(4)
Environmental Problems?
Case Study Mexico City 597(1)
How Does Transportation Affect Urban 598(4)
Environmental Impacts?
Case Study Destroying a Great Mass 602(1)
Transit System in the United States
How Important is Urban Land Use Planning? 602(3)
How Can Cities Become More Sustainable 605(6)
and Livable?
Science Focus Urban Indoor Farming 607(1)
Case Study China's Vision for an Ecocity 607(1)
Revisiting Brazil's Curitiba and 608(3)
Sustainability
SUSTAINING HUMAN SOCIETIES
Economics, Environment, and Sustainability 611(23)
Core Case Study A New Economic and 611(1)
Environmental Vision
Key Questions And Concepts 612(1)
How Are Economic Systems Related to the 612(4)
Biosphere?
How Can We Put Values on Natural Capital, 616(3)
Pollution Control, and Resource Use?
How Can We Use Economic Tools to Deal 619(6)
with Environmental Problems?
Individuals Matter Ray Anderson 622(3)
How Can Reducing Poverty Help Us to Deal 625(3)
with Environmental Problems?
Case Study Making Microloans to the Poor 626(2)
How Can We Make the Transition to More 628(6)
Environmentally Sustainable Economies?
Revisiting Economic Growth and 631(3)
Sustainability
Politics, Environment, and Sustainability 634(26)
Core Case Study Rescuing a River 634(1)
Key Questions And Concepts 635(1)
What Is the Role of Government in Making 635(3)
the Transition to More Sustainable
Societies?
How Is Environmental Policy Made? 638(6)
Case Study Managing Public Lands in the 640(3)
United States---Politics in Action
Science Focus Logging in U.S. National 643(1)
Forests Is Controversial
What Is the Role of Environmental Law in 644(4)
Dealing with Environmental Problems?
Individuals Matter Diane Wilson 646(2)
What Are the Major Roles of Environmental 648(4)
Groups?
Case Study The Natural Resources 649(1)
Defense Council
Individuals Matter Butterfly in a 650(1)
Redwood Tree
Science Focus Greening American Campuses 651(1)
How Can We Improve Global Environmental 652(3)
Security?
Science Focus Environmental Impacts of 653(2)
War
How Can We Implement More Sustainable and 655(5)
Just Environmental Policies?
Revisiting The Nashua River and 657(3)
Sustainability
Environmental Worldviews, Ethics, and 660
Sustainability
Core Case Study Biosphere 2---A Lesson 660
in Humility
Key Questions And Concepts 661
What Are Some Major Environmental 661
Worldviews?
What Is the Role of Education in Living 665
More Sustainably?
How Can We Live More Sustainably? 667
Individuals Matter Sister Diane Cundiff 671
and Her Sister Teachers
Revisiting Biosphere 2 and 672
Sustainability
SUPPLEMENTS
Measurement Units, Precision, and Accuracy 2
Chapter 2
Reading Graphs and Maps 4
All chapters
Economic, Population, Hunger, Health, and 10
Waste Production Data and Maps
Chapters 1, 6, 12, 13, 17, 19, 21, 23
Biodiversity, Ecological Footprints, and 20
Environmental Performance Maps
Chapters 1, 3-10, 12, 13, 19, 24
Environmental History 31
Chapters 1, 2, 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 23,
24
Some Basic Chemistry 39
Chapters 1-5, 14, 16-21
Classifying and Naming Species 46
Chapters 3, 4, 8
Weather Basics: El Nino, Tornadoes, and 47
Tropical Cyclones
Chapters 4, 7, 11, 19
Components and Interactions in Major 53
Biomes
Chapters 8, 9, 10, 15
Energy and Climate Data and Maps 59
Chapters 7, 15, 16, 19, 24
Global Trade and the Environment 74
Chapters 23, 24
Philosophy, Religion, Ethics, and Nature 76
Chapter 25
Chapter Projects 78
Chapters 3-25
Key Concepts 83
(by Chapter)
Glossary 1
Index 1