Do you know that the life in the Earth can disappear if people do not care for the forests? Do you know why? There is a big reason for this to happen. First forests are considered like the lungs of the Earth because there are a lot of plants in these places and they purify the air....
Forests cover one third of the earth’s landmass, performing vital functions and services around the world which make our planet alive with possibilities. The forests serve as green lungs and water purifying systems in nature. In fact, 1.6 billion people depend on forests for their livelihoods. They...
We as human beings are very fortunate to be living on this planet that we call Earth. We toil over the land, and in return we receive provisions off of which we live. Even though we get all that we need from this bountiful land, we still for some reason feel like we need to alter it. In doing...
A good environment is a very important to us. It is the main thing to ensure our earth in a good condition. Therefore, we should be a responsible human to take care of our earth. However, nowadays air pollution is the most popular issue in our country. Air pollution consists of gaseous...
Forests are lifeline of our planet Earth, as they provide fresh and pure oxygen rich air and pure water for our living. A forest consists of several different types of herbs, shrubs, climbers, creepers and trees with branches spread out widely. Such branches are called as crown of the tree. Trees with...
rains also known as acid deposition. There are numerous of environmental effects such as destruction of aquatic systems, pollutants of soil, damage of forest, corrosion of buildings and effects of human health.
Destruction of aquatic systems
Acid rain will causes the pH value of lake and stream decreases...
are the world’s richest biomes. These forests grow mainly near the Equator. Rich in wildlife; they are under threat from humans. Rainforests contain more species of plants and animals than any other habitat on Earth. The largest rainforests are the tropical forests of South America, Africa and Southeast...
One and a half acres of the rain forest-“the Lung of the Earth”, are lost every second. In fact, they now cover only a mere 6% of the earth's land surface compared with 14% when humankind first settled. Experts estimate that the last remaining rain forests could be consumed in less than 40 years. Obviously...
neighbouring countries. The haze is basically pollution of atmosphere, which is clogged with pollutants and other substances from forest fires.
The haze is a direct effect of forest fire in Kalimantan and other parts oaf Indonesia due to slash and burn method of farming. The Indonesian authorities appear...
serious problem in communities of color as poor air quality can contribute to a host of health problems. There are many possible solutions to make our Earth a better place and make a safe community.
Fireworks are one of many factors that causes pollution. They are very bad for the environment because...
natural environment into the atmosphere
* The atmosphere is a complex dynamic natural gaseous system that is essential to support life on planet Earth. Stratospheric ozone depletion due to air pollution has long been recognized as a threat to human health as well as to the Earth's ecosystems.
Forests are the lungs of the earth and they should not be destroyed. Deforestation causes not only the loss of our precious and stunning forests, but also habitat destruction, extinction of species, and the loss of necessary resources. It’s imperative to prevent the total destruction of our land so that...
and foaming agents
and solvents | Causing the ozone to deplete. Allows more room for solar UV rays to reach earth which causes skin cancer, cataracts, and weak immune systems. |
Ground-level ozone (O3) | Man made.
faced by Malaysia. The haze is basically pollution of atmosphere, which is clogged with pollutants and other substances from forest fires.
The haze is direct effect of forest fire in Kalimantan due to slash and burn method of farming. The Indonesian authorities appear to have no power to control farmers...
Forests for a Living Planet
FORESTS are the planet's lungs. Home to people and Wildlife. Engines of green economies. Forests are Essential to life on Earth.
Forests for a Living Planet
FORESTS are the planet's lungs. Home to people and Wildlife. Engines of green economies. Forests are Essential...
effect by capturing and absorbing solar energy; for without the greenhouse effect, the plant would be indifferent to life because of the temperature earth surface. There are a few human activities that increase the levels of these natural gases. Many scientists believe that growth in temperature is causes...
pollution of atmosphere, which is clogged with pollutants and other substances from forest fires. The haze is a direct effect of forest fire in Kalimantan and other parts of Indonesia due to slash and burn method of farming. The Indonesian authorities appear to...
serious environmental problem that affects large parts of the United States and Canada. Acid rain is particularly damaging to lakes, streams, and forests and the plants and animals that live in these ecosystems.” (EPA, 2012).
Acid rain is a mixture of wet and dry deposited material from the atmosphere...
The earth has gone through many natural changes throughout all of time. Besides those natural changes, there are other changes that the earth goes through that are brought upon not by nature, but by man. Some of these changes are potentially dangerous. Some of these changes include climate change, ozone...
as food crops, or the natural or built environment.
The atmosphere is a complex natural gaseous system that is essential to support life on planet Earth. Stratospheric ozone depletion due to air pollution has long been recognized as a threat to human health as well as to the Earth's ecosystems.
speech in front of you all. Ladies and Gentlemen, The title of my speech is “Save Our Earth; Save Our Forest”. As we know, people from all over the world always commemorate Earth Day every 22nd April. The idea of earth day is based on the awareness to save this world from the environmental destruction...
different places where ozone
(03)occurs in the air: the ozone layer in the upper
atmosphere and ozone at ground level. The ozone
layer above the Earth protects us, like sunscreen, from
the sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays. The “hole” in this
protective ozone layer, enlarged by human-made
water in the lake is short, and the residence time in the groundwater is long. Which of the following statements is correct?
6. The region of the Earth where life exists is known as:
7. Epidemic diseases include all of the following except:
8. Decreased death rate and the accelerated rate of human...
the world’s forests and other undeveloped lands where vegetation is abundant. And forests don’t just absorb and store large quantities of carbon; they also produce large quantities of oxygen as a byproduct, leading people to refer to them as the “lungs of the earth.”
Preserving Forests is Key Strategy...
The term “global warming” refers to the warming of earth surface in recent years and its projected continuation and implies human influence. The united nation framework convention on climate...
other harmful chemicals to acquire gold. Also after this process very harmful toxic wastes are occurred. Thus gold mining has drastic effects on water, earth and air.
Firstly, gold mining can has devastating effect on water because of leaked chemicals. Cyanide and some heavy metals are used in process of...
launched their new club. The Club's first goals included establishing Glacier and Mount Rainer national parks, and saving California's coastal redwood forests. During Muir’s presidency over the club the organization lobbied for conservational changes and often succeeded. In the early 1900’s the Sierra Club...
13 October, 2008
In the world today there are so many environmental ethical issues going on that are causing a lot of issues for the earth and humans. There are a few environmental issues that we are working to help the environment but needed more help which are global warming, air pollution...
Natural Sources of Pollution
• Volcanic eruptions
• Dust storms
• Smoke from forest and grass fires
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One of the formal definitions of air pollution is as follows –
‘The presence in the atmosphere of...
lived on land; there were trees on the Earth. But today trees are in serious danger.
Everybody knows that trees produce oxygen that we breathe and take carbon dioxide that we exhale that is why trees called the lungs of our world. As man cannot live without lungs, so and world cannot exist without trees...