NSCI 362 Week 1 Discussion 1 Environmental policy
Week 1 Discussion
With Chapter 2 (Texbook 1) in mind, pick a current state or national policy related to an environmental issue. Your chosen policy...
NSCI 362 Week 1 Discussion 2 Components of Sustainability
The reading this week, as well as our classroom discussions, emphasize that sustainability has three primary components or considerations: economic, social (& political), and environmental. ....
NSCI 362 Week 2 Discussion 1 Carbon Footprint Calculation
Carbon Footprint Calculation
This week we began our discussion of climate change and carbon emissions. The United States has one of the highest average carbon emissions...
NSCI 362 Week 2 Discussion 2 Climate Justice
Week 2 D2
Describe any ethical considerations (AKA climate justice) that may need to be considered in reference to various predictions (e.g., sea level rise,...
NSCI 362 Week 3 Discussion 1 China's population policies
Week 3 D1
China's population policies
This week we discussed population growth and briefly mentioned China’s previous strategy to control population, which was to allow a couple to have...
NSCI 362 Week 3 Discussion 2 Sustainable Development Goals
Week 3 D2
Sustainable Development Goals
Review the U.N.’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development here: http://www.un...
NSCI 362 Week 4 Discussion 1 Biodiversity Hotspots
Week 4 D1
Please explain the meaning of a biodiversity hotspot. Why are these hotspots important? Please choose one of the identified hotspots currently in the world...
NSCI 362 Week 5 Discussion 1 GMOs
Week 5 D1
There is a need to increase global food production in order to ensure food security for people in all countries. Currently, world hunger is a significant issue - according to the Food and...
NSCI 362 Week 5 Discussion 2 DNR and Water Resources
Week 5 D2 NSCI362
DNR and Water Resources
State and federal agencies in the United States play a significant role in protecting and preserving the environment. The mission statement of...