environmental conservation

Effects of transport on the environment

Effects of transport on the environment

The following Effects of transport on the environment Pollution from vehicles emitting fumes and oil spills from ships into water bodies. Smoke and smog have caused poor visibility. Creation of barren lands where rocks have been excavated e.g. along river channels. Increased temperatures/Global warming due to gas emissions. Loss of bio-diversity i.e. migration of water …

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Reasons for managing and conserving the environment

Reasons for managing and conserving the environment

what is environment management? Environment management is effective planning and control of processes and activities that would cause deterioration of the environment so as to achieve effective utilization what is environmental conservation? environment conservation on the other hand is the protection and preservation of natural resources from destruction and wastage by careful use of the …

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waterfalls in forest

THE CONCEPT OF ENVIRONMENT, COMPONENTS OF ENVIRONMENT AND THE PROBLEM FACING ENVIRONMENT

The term “environment” refers to the surroundings and the influence surroundings have on living things. Surroundings include the living and the nonliving things. Thus environment includes land, water, atmosphere, and living things. In the environment, human beings are taken to be the center because they influence the environment and in turn it influences them. Simply …

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Impact of poverty on environment

IMPACT OF POVERTY ON ENVIRONMENT

Poverty is  inability to afford basic needs such as clothes food and shelter. Poverty has the following impact on environment: Poverty influences environment degradation. Environment degradation is the process induced by human behavior and activities that damage the natural environment. Poverty considered as a great influence of environment degradation in many regions of the world, …

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7 METHODS OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION

Environmental conservation refers to the protection of the environment from being destructed through practicing various ways of environment protection such as destocking, afforestation, recycling wastes, and planting of cover plants. In other words, environment conservation is the whole process of making sure that the environment does not deteriorate in quality and the environment which has …

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