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20 terms
CONSERVATION
carbon dioxide
oxygen
greenhouse gases
atmosphere
a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, o…
a gas that is in the air and that animals need to live
The gases that cause the greenhouse effect, especially carbon…
the layer of gases around the Earth
carbon dioxide
a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, o…
oxygen
a gas that is in the air and that animals need to live
23 terms
Conservation
conservation
preservation
cease
evolve
The process of saving or protecting a natural resource
Maintenance of a resource in its present condition, with as l…
to stop
to develop gradually
conservation
The process of saving or protecting a natural resource
preservation
Maintenance of a resource in its present condition, with as l…
20 terms
Conservation
Natural resource
Renewable resource
Nonrenewable resource
Conservation
A material that comes from nature and is used by living things
A natural resources that can be replaced at the same rate is…
A natural resources that cannot be replaced at the same rate…
The wise use of natural resources to prevent resources from b…
Natural resource
A material that comes from nature and is used by living things
Renewable resource
A natural resources that can be replaced at the same rate is…
23 terms
Conservation
conservation
preservation
protection
environment
the protection of nature
keeping something the same or preventing it from being damage…
to keep someone or something safe from something dangerous or…
the air, land, and water where people, animals, and plants live
conservation
the protection of nature
preservation
keeping something the same or preventing it from being damage…
24 terms
Conservation
Population
Metapopulation
Biomagnification:
Bioaccumulation
A geographically defined group of individuals of the same spe…
Mosaic of populations of the same species linked by some degr…
Process where by toxins become more concentrated in animals a…
refers to the accumulation of substances, such as pesticides…
Population
A geographically defined group of individuals of the same spe…
Metapopulation
Mosaic of populations of the same species linked by some degr…
9 terms
Conservation
resources
renewable resources
nonrenewable resources
fossil fuels
material found in nature that is used by living things
resources that can be replaced by a natural process during a…
resources that cannot be replaced during human lifetime
Fuels formed in the earth and made from the remains of plants…
resources
material found in nature that is used by living things
renewable resources
resources that can be replaced by a natural process during a…
20 terms
CONSERVATION
carbon dioxide
oxygen
greenhouse gases
atmosphere
a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, o…
a gas that is in the air and that animals need to live
The gases that cause the greenhouse effect, especially carbon…
the layer of gases around the Earth
carbon dioxide
a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, o…
oxygen
a gas that is in the air and that animals need to live
20 terms
CONSERVATION
carbon dioxide
oxygen
greenhouse gases
atmosphere
a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, o…
a gas that is in the air and that animals need to live
The gases that cause the greenhouse effect, especially carbon…
the layer of gases around the Earth
carbon dioxide
a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, o…
oxygen
a gas that is in the air and that animals need to live
62 terms
Conservation
Greenhouse Effect
Ozone Depletion
Acid Deposition
Eutrophication
-CO2 has recently reached 400 ppm... -IPCC advocates a max of 35…
-CFCs = found in aerosols, refrigerants.... -Contribute to ozone…
-dry & wet deposition... -SO2 and NOx gases form combustion... -mak…
-enrichment of an ecosystem with chemical nutrients... -N&P inpu…
Greenhouse Effect
-CO2 has recently reached 400 ppm... -IPCC advocates a max of 35…
Ozone Depletion
-CFCs = found in aerosols, refrigerants.... -Contribute to ozone…
20 terms
CONSERVATION
carbon dioxide
oxygen
greenhouse gases
atmosphere
a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, o…
a gas that is in the air and that animals need to live
The gases that cause the greenhouse effect, especially carbon…
the layer of gases around the Earth
carbon dioxide
a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, o…
oxygen
a gas that is in the air and that animals need to live
Conservation
Natural resource
Renewable resource
Nonrenewable resource
Conservation
A material that comes from nature and is used by living things
A natural resources that can be replaced at the same rate is…
A natural resources that cannot be replaced at the same rate…
The wise use of natural resources to prevent resources from b…
Natural resource
A material that comes from nature and is used by living things
Renewable resource
A natural resources that can be replaced at the same rate is…
20 terms
CONSERVATION
carbon dioxide
oxygen
greenhouse gases
atmosphere
a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, o…
a gas that is in the air and that animals need to live
The gases that cause the greenhouse effect, especially carbon…
the layer of gases around the Earth
carbon dioxide
a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, o…
oxygen
a gas that is in the air and that animals need to live
20 terms
Conservation
carbon dioxide
abundance
depletion
greenhouse gases
a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, o…
a large amount of something
The act of decreasing something
The gases that cause the greenhouse effect, especially carbon…
carbon dioxide
a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, o…
abundance
a large amount of something
10 terms
Conservation
geography
climate
mineral
fossil fuel
Study of the earth
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Do not have carbon. Cannot be broken down or destroyed by hea…
Coal, oil, natural gas, and other fuels that are ancient rema…
geography
Study of the earth
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
25 terms
CONSERVATION
carbon dioxide
oxygen
greenhouse gases
atmosphere
a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, o…
a gas that is in the air and that animals need to live
The gases that cause the greenhouse effect, especially carbon…
the layer of gases around the Earth
carbon dioxide
a gas that is produced when people and animals breathe out, o…
oxygen
a gas that is in the air and that animals need to live
18 terms
Conservation
conserve
pollution
pollutant
natural resource
to use wisely, to not waste
the introduction of a substance into an ecosystem thus harmin…
a substance introduced into an ecosystem and harming the orga…
a resource that humans use to live a modern lifestyle
conserve
to use wisely, to not waste
pollution
the introduction of a substance into an ecosystem thus harmin…
5 terms
Conservation
lead a team
work on a conservation project
protect turtles
build a special nest
lead a team
work on a conservation project
15 terms
Conservation
Renewable Resources
Nonrenewable Resources
Pollutant
Desertification
Any natural resource that can replenish itself in a relativel…
A natural resource that cannot be replaced or that can be rep…
A material found in air, water, or soil that is harmful to hu…
Any change of fertile land into desert.
Renewable Resources
Any natural resource that can replenish itself in a relativel…
Nonrenewable Resources
A natural resource that cannot be replaced or that can be rep…
34 terms
Conservation
Pollutants
Global Warming
Conservation
Greenhouse Effect
Unwanted substances in pollution, they affect all living thin…
An increase in the average temperatures throughout the world.…
The preservation and wise use of natural resources.
The warming of the surface and lower atmosphere of Earth that…
Pollutants
Unwanted substances in pollution, they affect all living thin…
Global Warming
An increase in the average temperatures throughout the world.…
26 terms
Conservation
Wears the pants
Role model
Chauvinist
Misogynist
...
someone whose success or behavior serves as an example for ot…
a person with a prejudiced belief in the superiority of his o…
Hates women
Wears the pants
...
Role model
someone whose success or behavior serves as an example for ot…
10 terms
Conservation
geography
climate
mineral
fossil fuel
Study of the earth
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Do not have carbon. Cannot be broken down or destroyed by hea…
Coal, oil, natural gas, and other fuels that are ancient rema…
geography
Study of the earth
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
28 terms
Conservation
Key Concepts in Conservation
Genetic Diversity
Species Diversity
Ecosystem Diversity
Key Concepts in Conservation
Genetic Diversity
12 terms
CONSERVATION
human race
species
influence
affect
Loài người
/ˈspiː.ʃiːz/(n/pl) loài , chủng loại... số nhiều, ít như nhau
n., v. /ˈɪnfluəns/ sự ảnh hưởng, sự tác dụng; ảnh hưởng, tác…
v. /ə'fekt/ làm ảnh hưởng, tác động đến
human race
Loài người
species
/ˈspiː.ʃiːz/(n/pl) loài , chủng loại... số nhiều, ít như nhau
14 terms
Conservation
Name the parts of a plant
function of the roots
function of the stem
function of the leaves
1. roots... 2. stem... 3. leaves... 4. flowers
Take in water and nutrients from the soil, holds the plant in…
holds the plant upright and carries the water and nutrients t…
makes food through photosynthesis
Name the parts of a plant
1. roots... 2. stem... 3. leaves... 4. flowers
function of the roots
Take in water and nutrients from the soil, holds the plant in…
13 terms
Conservation
conserve
natural resources
nonrenewable resource
renewable resource
to use wisely
resources we use to live a modern lifestyle
a resource we cannot make more of
a resource we can make more of
conserve
to use wisely
natural resources
resources we use to live a modern lifestyle
8 terms
Conservation
conservation
pollution
environmental threat
invasive species
the weighing of human needs against the needs of the environm…
a substance that is harmful or poisonous to the environment
anything that can cause harm to the environment (examples, po…
organisms that has been transported to an environment where i…
conservation
the weighing of human needs against the needs of the environm…
pollution
a substance that is harmful or poisonous to the environment
11 terms
conservation
biodegradable
compost
decay
ecotourism
able to be broken down by the action of living organisms such…
a mixture of decaying leaves, vegetables, or manure that is u…
to rot or become rotted; decompose.
recreational travel to areas of natural or ecological interes…
biodegradable
able to be broken down by the action of living organisms such…
compost
a mixture of decaying leaves, vegetables, or manure that is u…
24 terms
Conservation
Xylem
Phloem
Heartwood
Sapwood
The woody supporting vessels of a root or stem that conducts…
The food conducting vessel in leaves, stems, and roots
The dark coloured centre of a trees cross section, consisting…
The lighter coloured zone of a trees cross section, consistin…
Xylem
The woody supporting vessels of a root or stem that conducts…
Phloem
The food conducting vessel in leaves, stems, and roots
8 terms
Conservation
Conservation
Reduce
Reuse
Recycle
Protecting and preserving natural resources and the environment
Use less
To use again
Making new products from materials that were previously used…
Conservation
Protecting and preserving natural resources and the environment
Reduce
Use less
45 terms
Conservation
environment
aerosol
animal welfare
climate
סביבה
כינוי לאריזת לחץ המופעלת על ידי לחיצת כפתור.תערובת חומרים מוצ…
רווחת בעלי חיים
אלקים
environment
סביבה
aerosol
כינוי לאריזת לחץ המופעלת על ידי לחיצת כפתור.תערובת חומרים מוצ…
27 terms
Conservation
Umweltschutz
das Altpapier
anbauen
das Benzin
Conservation
wastepaper
to plant; cultivate
petrol
Umweltschutz
Conservation
das Altpapier
wastepaper
7 terms
Conservation
Reduce
Reuse
Recycle
Decompose
to make smaller or less in amount
to use again or more than once
to change waste into reuseable material
to make or become rotten; decay
Reduce
to make smaller or less in amount
Reuse
to use again or more than once
18 terms
Conservation
leaf
fruit
flower
stem
the plant organ where photosynthesis occurs to make food for…
protects and disperses (spreads) seeds
the part where seeds are made in many kinds of plants
the part of a plant that holds the leaves up to the sunlight…
leaf
the plant organ where photosynthesis occurs to make food for…
fruit
protects and disperses (spreads) seeds
34 terms
Conservation
Pollutants
Global Warming
Conservation
Greenhouse Effect
Unwanted substances in pollution, they affect all living thin…
An increase in the average temperatures throughout the world.…
The preservation and wise use of natural resources.... 保护
The warming of the surface and lower atmosphere of Earth that…
Pollutants
Unwanted substances in pollution, they affect all living thin…
Global Warming
An increase in the average temperatures throughout the world.…
25 terms
Conservation
Good Morning
Hello
Good Afternoon
Good Night
buenos días
Hola
buenas tardes
buenas noches
Good Morning
buenos días
Hello
Hola
39 terms
Conservation
Acmispon glaber
Adenostoma fasciculatum
Arctostaphylos glauca
Artemisia californica
Deerweed... A medium-sized perennial shrub in the pea family. Fr…
Chamise ... A medium to large shrub, 3-10 ft., tall. Native to t…
Big Berry Manzanita... An evergreen shrub to small tree, with re…
California sagebrush ... An evergray shrub, three to four foot h…
Acmispon glaber
Deerweed... A medium-sized perennial shrub in the pea family. Fr…
Adenostoma fasciculatum
Chamise ... A medium to large shrub, 3-10 ft., tall. Native to t…
10 terms
Conservation
geography
climate
mineral
fossil fuel
Study of the earth
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Do not have carbon. Cannot be broken down or destroyed by hea…
Coal, oil, natural gas, and other fuels that are ancient rema…
geography
Study of the earth
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
110 terms
Conservation
unspoilt
amenity
resort beach
sunlounger
an unspoiled place has not been changed (untouched) in ways t…
something that makes it comfortable or enjoyable to live or w…
a beach in a resort, for people who are on holiday
a long beach chair with a back you can move, used outside in…
unspoilt
an unspoiled place has not been changed (untouched) in ways t…
amenity
something that makes it comfortable or enjoyable to live or w…
26 terms
Conservation
Wears the pants
Role model
Chauvinist
Misogynist
...
someone whose success or behavior serves as an example for ot…
a person with a prejudiced belief in the superiority of his o…
Hates women
Wears the pants
...
Role model
someone whose success or behavior serves as an example for ot…
50 terms
conservation
black oak
blackjack oak
bur oak
chinkapin oak
black oak
blackjack oak
8 terms
Conservation
Natural Resource
Conservation
Reduce
Reuse
something found in nature that people use to meet their needs.
the care and protection of land, water, animals, and plants.
to use less of something
to use again
Natural Resource
something found in nature that people use to meet their needs.
Conservation
the care and protection of land, water, animals, and plants.
15 terms
Conservation
alternative
census
controversial
conserve
*adj.... *different from the usual
*noun... *official count of a nation's people and data related t…
*adj.... *open to an argument and dispute
*verb... *to keep from being used up or wasted
alternative
*adj.... *different from the usual
census
*noun... *official count of a nation's people and data related t…
Conservation
in situ conservation
ex situ conservation
flagship species
CITES
Conservation of organisms in their native habitats
Conservation efforts that involve conserving biological diver…
large and charismatic species used as spearheads for biodiver…
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species
in situ conservation
Conservation of organisms in their native habitats
ex situ conservation
Conservation efforts that involve conserving biological diver…
17 terms
Conservation
Conservation Biology
Principles of Conservation Biology
Extinction predictions
Map Migration Pattern
Examination of biodiversity, what humans have done to destroy…
1. Evolution is the process that unites all of biology... 2. The…
Scientists cannot accurately predict the number of extinction…
- Identify threats throughout the full annual cycle... - Underst…
Conservation Biology
Examination of biodiversity, what humans have done to destroy…
Principles of Conservation Biology
1. Evolution is the process that unites all of biology... 2. The…
10 terms
Conservation
what are the 2 aims of conservation?
what is biodiversity?
flora
fauna
1.to conserve and maintain the habitats of plants and animals…
all forms of life existing on earth.
species of all plants coming together .
species of all animals coming together.
what are the 2 aims of conservation?
1.to conserve and maintain the habitats of plants and animals…
what is biodiversity?
all forms of life existing on earth.
158 terms
Conservation
once defined conservation as "a state…
approx. how many new people are added…
Natural resources ______ our economy a…
The environmental crisis is a result o…
John Muir
82 million
fuel, needs
Population ... Pollution... excessive resource consumption and depl…
once defined conservation as "a state…
John Muir
approx. how many new people are added…
82 million
17 terms
Conservation
What factors are affecting extinction…
Why are freshwater species more vulner…
What are some methods of habitat loss/…
Name two ways species are introduced i…
1. habitat alteration 73%... 2. introduced species 68%... 3. pollut…
-more specialized (narrower niche)... -more system barriers (sal…
-modifications to benthos (trawling)... -channelization (straigh…
-deliberate --> game fish stocking, control attempts... -inadver…
What factors are affecting extinction…
1. habitat alteration 73%... 2. introduced species 68%... 3. pollut…
Why are freshwater species more vulner…
-more specialized (narrower niche)... -more system barriers (sal…
36 terms
Conservation
*** What are potential effects of over…
***What are the ecological effects of…
***What effects does habitat fragmenta…
***How have mitigation strategies (lik…
...
...
...
...
*** What are potential effects of over…
...
***What are the ecological effects of…
...
35 terms
conservation
• Preserving habitat and ecosystem fun…
-Sage-grouse... -Lesser-prairie chicken... -…
Energy Development:... -Invasive Species/…
Inadequate Regulatory Mechanisms... (Fede…
components of species conservation
case study
primary threat to sage grouse
primary threat:
• Preserving habitat and ecosystem fun…
components of species conservation
-Sage-grouse... -Lesser-prairie chicken... -…
case study
La Conservation
le changement climatique
protéger
le règne animal
lutter contre
climate change
to protect
the animal kingdom
to fight against
le changement climatique
climate change
protéger
to protect
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