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Spanish - Realidades 3 - Capítulo 9

Vocabulary for Capítulo 9 of the Realidades 3 Spanish textbook.
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(el) aerosol
(the) aerosol
(la) contaminación
(the) pollution
contaminado
polluted
(el) derrame de petróleo
(the) oil spill
(el) desperdicio
(the) waste
(la) fábrica
(the) factory
(el) pesticida
(the) pesticide
(el) petróleo
(the) oil
(la) pila
(the) battery
químico
chemical
(el) recipiente
(the) container
(el) veneno
(the) poison
económico
economical
(la) protección
(the) protection
(el) recurso natural
(the) natural resource
suficiente
enough
afectar
to affect
agotar(se)
to exhaust (run out)
amenazar
to threaten
atrapar
to catch (trap)
castigar
to punish
colocar
to put (place)
conservar
to preserve
crecer
to grow
dañar
to damage
depender de
to depend on
derretir
to melt
deshacerse de
to get rid of
desperdiciar
to waste
detener
to stop
disminuir
to decrease (diminish)
echar
to throw (away)
explotar
to exploit (overwork)
fomentar
to encourage
limitar
to limit
producir
to produce
promover (o→ue)
to promote
(la) caza
(the) hunting
en peligro de extinción
in danger of extinction (endangered)
(la) piel
(the) skin
(la) pluma
(the) feather
salvaje
wild
(el) agujero
(the) hole
(la) amenaza
(the) threat
a menos que
unless
con tal que
provided that (as long as)
debido a
due to
(la) electricidad
(the) electricity
en cuanto
as soon as
(la) escasez
(the) shortage
estar a cargo de
to be in charge of
excesivo
excessive
(la) falta
(the) lack
(el) gobierno
(the) government
grave
serious
(la) limpieza
(the) cleaning
tan pronto como
as soon as
tomar conciencia de
to become aware of
tomar medidas
to take steps (to)
(la) atmósfera
(the) atmosphere
(la) capa de ozono
(the) ozone layer
(el) clima
(the) weather
(el) efecto invernadero
(the) greenhouse effect
(el) hielo
(the) ice
(la) preservación
(the) conservation
(el) recalentamiento global
(the) global warming
(el) rescate
(the) rescue
(la) reserva natural
(the) nature preserve
(la) selva tropical
(the) tropical rain-forest
(la) tierra
(the) land
(el) ave
(the) bird
(el) águila calva
(the) bald eagle
(las) águilas calvas
(the) bald eagles
(la) ballena
(the) whale
(la) especie
(the) species
(la) foca
(the) seal