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Effect of the Weather on Agriculture

Executive Summary Agricultural activities are often affected by the weather. Weather is unpredictable as it changes from time to time. As the agricultural activities affected,...

Debates on Elephant Culling

Ivy Terry The Controversy of Elephant Culling Press and media have pushed the idea that elephant populations are threatened, diminished by habitat loss, poaching and a...

Ethics of Seal Clubbing in Canada

Chet Merklin Jeff Smith Canadian Seal Clubbing Seals have it rough. They hunt for food, they eat, they nurture their young, they procreate, they sleep, and they...

Impact of Global Warming

Milagros Hoyos Global Warming Global Warming is an international phenomenon where the weather and temperature change unpredictably and fast (when greenhouse gases get trapped in the...

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) Policy Analysis

Policy Analysis on Female Genital Mutilation FGM The policy on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), adopted by the Human Rights Commission of Ontario, Canada, in 1996 (and...

European Monetary Union's effect on Europe

A currency is a form of money and is used when purchasing goods or services. Coins and paper money are both forms of currency. There...

Development of Recycling Company

Executive Summary Recently, the growing utilization of plastics are specifically used domestic purpose and produced from industrial and consumer applications and need to combined with increased...

Strategies to Lower Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions

Carbon dioxide emissions from Annex I countries have established since 1990 but are growing rapidly in developing countries (non Annex I countries) at a rate...

Environmental Impacts of Food Production, Strawberries

Introduction The high rate of environmental degradation and the depletion of our ozone layer are some of the reasons supporters of Green Revolution are demanding that...

Health and Safety Challenges in the Mining Industry

1. Outline some of the key health and safety challenges that is faced by a mining company you are familiar with. The industry has experienced both...

Improvements of Waterways in the Philippines

1.0 INTRODUCTION For too long the waterways of the Philippines have been grossly contaminated through activities including domestic uses, industrial discharges, stormwater run-off, discharge of untreated...

Role of Solar Energy for Sustainability

Environmental Sustainability Introduction This paper is based on the environmental sustainability and the role of solar energy in environmental sustainability. Maintaining the qualities such as human life,...

Types of Wild Tea

It's quite disappointing that while we have been putting too much attention to the ballyhooed “Cheaper Medicine” Law, we failed to pursue with equal vigor...

Tourism Revenue Sharing (TRS) Benefits

1.1 Background Tourism Revenue Sharing (TRS) has been identified by various environmentalists and conservationists as the best way to offset human-wildlife conflict which impedes local support...

Fossil Fuels: Contribution and Impact

Discuss the contribution of fossil fuel to modern human society and the environmental impact The importance of Fossil Fuels to human society cannot be overemphasized. Public...

Impact of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)

ABSTRACT Extensive researches carried out have pointed to the fact that impact prediction in the EIA process has been problematic and it lacked transparency, scientific rigour...

Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)

1. Introduction Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) is a procedure that requires developers to follow in order to be granted permission for a development and was first...

Effects of Climate Change on the Middle East

The Effects of Climate Change on the Middle East The Middle East is going to experience a very tough patch in the coming years, with Climate...

Global Warming: Causes and Effects

Global Warming is defined as the increase of the average temperature on Earth. As the Earth is getting hotter, disasters like hurricanes, droughts and floods...

Pollution in the USA

One of the most eminent problems is pollution and other forms of environmental worsening. While this problem is everything but new, and in reality tends...

Local Agenda 21 Guidelines

The concept of Local Agenda 21 was first introduced in 1987 at a meeting of world leaders in Norway. During that meeting the participants agreed...

Analysis of Air Quality in the UK

Introduction Air pollution has always been a major area of concern in the developed world, especially in major cities. Air pollution is defined as- ‘the presence in...

Life Cycle of a Compact Disc (DC)

LIFE CYCLE ANALYSIS OF A COMPACT DISC CD's have become an essential item in everybody's life. Despite its simple structure, it allows you to listen hours...

Strategies for Campus Sustainability

DR. VIDYA.H.N   DR. PUTTARAJU.K.   CRAFTING CAMPUS AWARENESS – STRATEGIES TOWARDS CREATION OF CAMPUS SUSTAINBILITY FULL TEXT OF THE PAPER “ First challenge in the design of a new...

Disaster Preparedness Plan

Abstract When I was a child my mother always kept extra water in 2 liter bottles under her sink and would call them her “Earth...

Electricity Reforms in Bosnia and Herzegovina

During the conflict between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia, huge number of transmission and distribution network was damaged. This resulted in a minimum electricity...

Factors Affecting Participation with Sustainability

Participation is an essential component of development and the degree of participation in development programs is a key determinant of success or failure. According...

Ecological Agriculture for Sustainable Development

Siddaraju V. G [*] Dr. M. Indira [**] Introduction Sustainable development is relevant issue of the present...

Regulations for Carbon Pollution

Executive Summary In June 2014, the Environmental Protection Agency issued a draft rule to regulate carbon pollution from existing power plants, as part of an...

Strategies to Improve Water Scarcity

Executive Summary This report is the summary of the definition, problems, limitation, consequences, government intervention to solve the issues and suggestion for improvements for the...

Significance of Sustainable Agriculture

Ahmad Fitri Bin Jamaludin Table of Contents (Jump to) CHAPTER 1: Introduction CHAPTER 2: Roles of Sustainable Agriculture Economy Roles Social...

Environmental Impacts of the Manhattan Project

Background In the year 1940, the US government started their own nuclear weapons project that was later named The Manhattan Project. This was...

Impact of Air Pollution to the Environment in Malaysia

1.0 Introduction Health impact assessment (HIA) is the process of evaluating the possible impact of a biological, chemical, physical or social factor on specific human population...

Environmental Management System of Starbucks Coffee

Background of the company "Starbucks Coffee is the number one purveyor of coffee in the world. Starbucks Coffee is an American global coffee...

Effectiveness of the Environmental Levy Scheme

Investigate the effectiveness of the Environmental Levy Scheme on Plastic Shopping Bags and Give suggestions on alternative solutions to saturating landfills within 5 years. I...