SP 151 el medio ambiente y la ecologia

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amenazar
to threaten
cazar
to hunt
desechar
to dispose of
desperdiciar
to waste
el desecho
rubbish, junk
fabricar
to manufacture, to make
hacer ruido
to make noise
reemplazar
to replace
rescatar
to rescue
sobrepoblar
to overpopulate
el arrecife
coral reef
el bienestar
well-being
el bosque (lluvioso)
(rain) forest
la capa de ozono
ozone layer
el cartón
cardboard
la ceniza
ash
el derrame de petróleo
oil spill
el efecto invernadero
greenhouse effect
el escape de auto
car exhaust
las fuentes renovables de energía
renewable energy sources
el guardacostas
coast guard
los humos irritantes, el smog
smog
la lluvia ácida
acid rain
la madera
wood
el peligro
danger
el plomo
lead
la selva tropical
rainforest
la sequía
drought
aguantar
to put up with, to tolerate
echar, botar
to throw away, to throw out
encender, prender
to turn on
perjudicar
to harm
provenir
to come from, to arise from
recargar
to recharge
restringir
to restrict
talar
to cut down (trees in a forest)
tirar
to throw out
ambiental
environmental
dañino/a, novico/a
harmful
desechable
disposable
inalcanzable
unattainable
potable
drinkable (water)
temible
fearful