Issues/Problems for the environment:
- Pollution - Too much of something has caused an imbalance/damage.
- Habit destruction - Damage done to natural environment, e.g. Deforestation
- Natural resources - Minerals, fossil fuels etc.
- Global warming - Climate change, Earths temperature is getting hotter.
- Waste - Wasting resources, e.g. Water and electricity.
Responses/How to look after the Earth/Actions:
- Conservation -
- Protecting an area/species
- Could repair damage land
- Can be by Government or organisations
- Earth Summits -
- A summit is a Government meeting, it makes agreement between nations, e.g. Kyoto = Use cleaner energy.
- Need to take action
- Sustainable Developments -
- Need to keep environment intact for future generations
- Cant use up all the natural resources
- Need to preserve the Earth
- Solutions -