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AP Environmental Science Vocabulary
A list of important vocabulary presented in AP Environmental Science. Based on the course offered by FLVS.
Terms in this set (609)
presence of unwanted substances in air
presence of unwanted noise
presence of unwanted substance in water
pollution that can be traced to specific source
source of pollution is many or specific, but can't be traced
amount of resources that can be removed/harvested w/o compromising ecosystem/initial natural capital
society whose processes/function can continue forever
ability to maintain function, state of being, processes
marketing term for practices that suggest sustainability when its not
small, mobile bands of humans that survive on whatever resources they have in territory
herding of animals that have been domesticated/partly domesticated
process of raising crops & livestock in single, sml area
Resources that can be replenished at rate =/> rate at which used
Resources that cannot be replenished at rate they are used
Resources that are generally renewable, but can become nonrenewable if not used wisely
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