Sci 275 Week One Dq2 Essays and Term Papers

  • SCI/275 Week One Paper

     Community Environment Issue Student Name SCI/275 August 11, 2013 Mouna DiBenedetto Community Environmental Issue Central Texas, especially Travis County, has been under drought conditions since La Niña, a weather pattern where the surface temperatures are cooler in the Pacific ocean, thus...

      775 Words | 3 Pages   United States regulation of point source water pollution, Sustainability, El Niño, United States Environmental Protection Agency

  • Week 8 Sci 275

    Paul Ascolese Jr. SCI 275 Prof. Anderson June 30, 2013 Energy Conservation Paper The community of Bethpage N.Y. is in definite need of an energy conservation program. We have seen over the years the growing population in the Nassau county area, and with that growth there is a need for more energy...

      532 Words | 2 Pages  

  • SCI 275 week 2

     Conservation vs Preservation SCI/275 03/09/14 Peter Kennedy Dear Editor, I am writing to you today because of the Bridger Teton National Forest. I am reaching out to you and appealing to you as a conservationist. I believe that this large area of land can be very useful...

      803 Words | 5 Pages  

  • Sci 275 Week 4

    The four factors that produce changes in population size includes on a global scale, the change in population is due to the number of births and deaths. However, in the local populations, like in the United States, the number of births, deaths, immigrants, and emigrants will affect the population size...

      362 Words | 1 Pages  

  • Sci 275 Week 6 Assignment

    Marine Habitat Destruction Anita Rouse SCI/275 07/24/2010 Jean-Paul Simjouw, PhD Marine habitats are in grave danger due to humans and Mother Nature. Hurricanes, typhoons, storm surges, and tsunamis are factors in which contributes to the destruction of marine habitats and are caused by Mother...

      1257 Words | 4 Pages   Water pollution

  • Sci 275 Week 6 Checkpoint

    |water rights | |Damming |One on hand clean water and on the other hand disturbance of| | |the natural flow ...

      404 Words | 2 Pages   Fresh water, Water, Pollution, Water resources

  • Sci 275-Week 1 Assignment

    Community Environment Issue SCI/275 Community Environment Issue The Bay Area is a designated region in Northern California that contains popular cities such as San Francisco and San Jose, which are well known in the global community as breeding grounds for some of the greatest innovations. With...

      858 Words | 3 Pages   Carbon footprint, San Francisco Bay Area, Air pollution, Transport

  • Sci-275 Week 2 Assignment

    Assignment: Risk Assessment By Jennifer Josey April 7, 2012 Instructor Erin Rust Summary Malathion has been introduced to our City Council here in Wilhelmville. We as a community are looking for a pesticide to kill these insects destroying our crops, however in reviewing information found and...

      772 Words | 3 Pages   Toxicity, Malathion, Cancer, Dose–response relationship

  • Sci/275 Week 6 Day5

    | In 200 to 300 words, respond to the following: Choose one fresh or ocean water resource challenge and describe in detail why the issue has become a problem and how human activities have contributed to the problem. I think that one of the most widely known problems with ocean water is pollution...

      295 Words | 2 Pages   Fresh water, Marine debris, Pollution, Sewage

  • Week 5 Checkpoint Sci/275

    Week 5 Individual SCI/275 March 16, 2014 Atmospheric Issues of Ozone Depletion Acid rain is an atmospheric issue with the ozone depletion and Radon is an indoor air pollution that has factors that does affect our environment and can also cause health problems or reduce quality of a person life...

      915 Words | 3 Pages   Radon, Acid rain, Air pollution, Ozone depletion

  • SCI 275 Week 3 DQ 1

    SCI 275 Week 3 DQ 1 View the biome maps in Ch. 6 of Visualizing Environmental Science. Determine the biome in which you live. What are the major biotic and abiotic factors in your biome? Describe a food web or chain that might be found in your biome. Be sure your chain or web has at least three trophic...

      78 Words | 1 Pages  

  • SCI 275 Week 5 DQ 1

    SCI 275 Week 5 DQ 1 Enter assignment in this column Go to the Emissions Calculator Web site at Fill out the survey to the best of your knowledge to calculate the total pounds of air pollution your household emits. http://airhead.cnt.org/Calculator/?sid=a743a150a5f5ff4c72817e723b7c8c14 Address the following:...

      116 Words | 2 Pages  

  • SCI 275 Week 7 DQ 2

    SCI 275 Week 7 DQ 2 Choose one of the following terrestrial resource challenges: loss of agricultural land or reducing solid waste. Address the following: What are the challenges of managing your chosen terrestrial resource issue? What human activities contribute to the problem? To purchase this material...

      62 Words | 1 Pages  

  • Atmospheric Issues (Sci 275 Week 5 Assignment)

    Atmospheric Issues Kristin Barker SCI 275 University of Phoenix 03/31/2013 April Croxton The following paper is meant to inform you about a serious threat facing the world today. This threat is known as Global Warming and has been a controversial topic which has been...

      1053 Words | 3 Pages   Volatile organic compound, Carbon dioxide, Air pollution, Particulates

  • Sci 275 Week 9 Final Project

    resource produces 15.6 % of the world’s energy followed by coal, which produces 8.3 % of the world’s energy. Unsurprisingly, North America is the number one consumer of nonrenewable energy resources, consuming approximately 25 % of the fossil fuels extracted from the earth. (Environmental Literacy Council...

      1927 Words | 5 Pages   Fossil fuel, Non-renewable resource, Energy industry, Renewable energy

  • Sci/275 Dq Week 5 Day 1

    yourself with the second bar on the graph, which represents the emissions profile for an average American--1,654 pounds. Many would argue that just one pound of pollution is too much, but we live in an imperfect and complicated world, so set your own goals for where you would like to be on this graph...

      1212 Words | 4 Pages   Air pollution, Indoor air quality, United States Environmental Protection Agency, Passive smoking

  • SCI 275 Week 6 DQ 1

    SCI 275 Week 6 DQ 1 What is one way you are currently conserving water? What is one way that you are not conserving water? What actions and technologies could you employ to make your own water use more sustainable? Explain. To purchase this material click below link http://www.assignmentcloud.com/SCI-275/SCI-275-Week-6-DQ-1...

      60 Words | 1 Pages  

  • SCI 275 Week 5 DQ 2

    SCI 275 Week 5 DQ 2 Review the variety of indoor pollutant hazards posted on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Web site at http://www.epa.gov/iaq/pubs/insidest.html#Refguide Address the following: Describe at least three potential indoor air quality (IAQ) hazards in your home. What are the...

      107 Words | 2 Pages   Air pollution, United States Environmental Protection Agency, Indoor air quality

  • Sci 275 Week 1 Local Environmental Issue

    Local Environmental Issue SCI 275 Local Environmental Issue The environmental problem that is most significant in our town, as well as several others, is the depletion of natural resources. The cause of this was the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20th, 2010. Our environmental...

      309 Words | 1 Pages   Deepwater Horizon oil spill, BP

  • SCI 275 Week 8 DQ 2

    SCI 275 Week 8 DQ 2 Describe three renewable energy sources from Ch. 18 of Visualizing Environmental Science. What are the benefits and challenges of each of these energy sources? To purchase this material click below link http://www.assignmentcloud.com/SCI-275/SCI-275-Week-8-DQ-2 For more classes visit...

      48 Words | 1 Pages