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17 terms
Science Environment
Bayou
Conserve
Delta
Levee
Swamp, a marshy, swampy part of a river or lake, especially i…
To preserve; to keep from being damaged, lost, or wasted; to…
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
A wall built along a river bank to prevent flooding.
Bayou
Swamp, a marshy, swampy part of a river or lake, especially i…
Conserve
To preserve; to keep from being damaged, lost, or wasted; to…
150 terms
Environment Science
refractometer
secchi disk
water meter for physical/chemical para…
bottom dredges
refractometer
secchi disk
11 terms
Environment Science
Predation
natural selection
adaptation
niche
predator, prey.
...
...
...
Predation
predator, prey.
natural selection
...
22 terms
Science LEAP: Science in the Environment
Global Warming
Greenhouse Effect
Ozone depletion
Succession
Worldwide climate change mainly due to increase in CO2 levels
The atmosphere traps solar radiation, because of gases such a…
More harmful UV rays hit earth due to a gradual decrease of t…
A series of changes in the ecosystem that restores equilibriu…
Global Warming
Worldwide climate change mainly due to increase in CO2 levels
Greenhouse Effect
The atmosphere traps solar radiation, because of gases such a…
26 terms
Science - Environment
Ecosystem
Population
Community
Organism
the community of animals and their abiotic environment
a group of individuals of the same species living in the same…
consists of all the populations of different species that liv…
individual animals that live inside of an environment
Ecosystem
the community of animals and their abiotic environment
Population
a group of individuals of the same species living in the same…
Environment Science
Environmental Science
Science
Importance of studying environmental s…
Environmental Ethics
interdisciplinary; study of how the natural world works, how…
systematic process for learning about the world and testing o…
- Sustainability (using resources for future generations)... - h…
application of ethical standards to relationships between peo…
Environmental Science
interdisciplinary; study of how the natural world works, how…
Science
systematic process for learning about the world and testing o…
59 terms
Environment science
Nitrogen fixation
Nitrification
Consumption
Denitrification
The conversion of n2 gas to ammonia (nh3) then to ammonium (n…
The conversion of ammonia to nitrite (NO2-) them to nitrate (…
Animals obtain the nitrogen they need by eating other plants…
Replenishment of N2 gas in the atmosphere ... Accomplished by de…
Nitrogen fixation
The conversion of n2 gas to ammonia (nh3) then to ammonium (n…
Nitrification
The conversion of ammonia to nitrite (NO2-) them to nitrate (…
10 terms
Science and Environment
practice of growing, breeding, and car…
study of how living things interact wi…
conflict between short-term interest o…
declining number and variety of the sp…
agriculture
ecology
"The Tragedy of the Commons"
loss of biodiversity
practice of growing, breeding, and car…
agriculture
study of how living things interact wi…
ecology
14 terms
PSSA Science-Environment
Ecosystems
Biotic
Abiotic
Producers
______________ are made of animals, plants, and their homes.
Parts of an ecosystem that are alive, like plants and animals…
Parts of an ecosystem that are not alive, like rocks and wate…
_____________ are living things that make their own food usin…
Ecosystems
______________ are made of animals, plants, and their homes.
Biotic
Parts of an ecosystem that are alive, like plants and animals…
18 terms
Chapter 1 - Science and the Environment
environmental science
ecology
agriculture
natural resource
The study of the impact of humans on the environment
The study of how living things interact with each other and t…
the practice of growing, breeding, and caring for plants and…
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
environmental science
The study of the impact of humans on the environment
ecology
The study of how living things interact with each other and t…
23 terms
Chp 1 - Science and the Environment
Environmental Science
Ecology
Chemistry
Geology
Study of the impact humans on the environment
How living things interact with each other and their environm…
Study of chemicals and how they react
Study of the earth
Environmental Science
Study of the impact humans on the environment
Ecology
How living things interact with each other and their environm…
science environment
ecology
abiotic
biotic
producers
the study of interactions between organisms and their environ…
physical part of the environment
all living things
organisims who use sunlight to make their own food
ecology
the study of interactions between organisms and their environ…
abiotic
physical part of the environment
12 terms
environment science
Environment
Environmentalism
Renewable Resource
Sustainable
all of the surrounding things, conditions, and influences aff…
a social movement dedicated to protecting the natural world f…
a resource that is replenished, or renewed over a short perio…
able to meet the current demand for a resource without deplet…
Environment
all of the surrounding things, conditions, and influences aff…
Environmentalism
a social movement dedicated to protecting the natural world f…
Science - Environment
Ecosystem
biotic factor
abiotic factor
Terrarium
the living and nonliving things that interact in an environment
a living part of an ecosystem
a nonliving part of an ecosystem
a container used to enclose an ecosystem
Ecosystem
the living and nonliving things that interact in an environment
biotic factor
a living part of an ecosystem
18 terms
Tools of Environmental Science, Science & the Environment
observation
correlation
data
control group
the process of obtaining information by using the senses; the…
a measure of the relationship between two variables
any pieces of information acquired through observation or exp…
a group that serves as a standard of comparison with another…
observation
the process of obtaining information by using the senses; the…
correlation
a measure of the relationship between two variables
30 terms
Environment Science
ecosystem
biotic factor
abiotic factor
organism
生态系统
生物因素
非生物因素
有机体
ecosystem
生态系统
biotic factor
生物因素
11 terms
Unit 1: Science of Living Environment
Observation
Inference
Hypothesis
Theory
What is seen or measured.
A conclusion based on observation or evidence.
An untested prediction that states cause and effect. ("If....…
A broad explanation of natural events that is supported by st…
Observation
What is seen or measured.
Inference
A conclusion based on observation or evidence.
9 terms
environment science
POPULATION
ECOSYSTEMS
NICHE
HABITAT
a particular section, group, or type of people or animals liv…
a biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
a shallow recess, especially one in a wall to display a statu…
the natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or other…
POPULATION
a particular section, group, or type of people or animals liv…
ECOSYSTEMS
a biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
19 terms
Science and the Environment
Agriculture
Biodiversity
Ecological Footprint
Ecology
raising of crops and livestock for food and other products
variety of organisms in a given area
calculation that shows the productive area of Earth needed to…
study of interactions of living organisms with one another
Agriculture
raising of crops and livestock for food and other products
Biodiversity
variety of organisms in a given area
57 terms
Science and Environment
El océano
contener
tonelada
El combustible
Ocean
to contain
tonne
fuel
El océano
Ocean
contener
to contain
24 terms
Science and the Environment
Ecology
Environmental Science
sustainability
"Spaceship Earth"
the study of living things and their relationships with eacho…
the study of humans' impact on the environment
the ability to maintian living well without using up the Eart…
the idea that the earth is like a spaceship moving through sp…
Ecology
the study of living things and their relationships with eacho…
Environmental Science
the study of humans' impact on the environment
68 terms
Science and environment
Climate change fight
To ratify
feel the full force of our changing Cl…
to curb climate-warming emissions
Cuộc chiến chống biến đổi khí hậu
V. Phê chuẩn
cảm nhận đầy đủ áp lực của việc biến đổi khi hậu... The deal ca…
kiềm chế khí thải Khiến khí hậu ấm lên... the US has joined Chi…
Climate change fight
Cuộc chiến chống biến đổi khí hậu
To ratify
V. Phê chuẩn
9 terms
Environment science
Water cycle
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
The continuous movement of water into the air
Is the process by which liquid water is heated by the sun and…
Water vapor forms water droplets on dust particles
These larger droplets fall from clouds as rain in the process
Water cycle
The continuous movement of water into the air
Evaporation
Is the process by which liquid water is heated by the sun and…
23 terms
Chp 1 - Science and the Environment
Environmental Science
Ecology
Chemistry
Geology
Study of the impact humans on the environment
How living things interact with each other and their environm…
Study of chemicals and how they react
Study of the earth
Environmental Science
Study of the impact humans on the environment
Ecology
How living things interact with each other and their environm…
19 terms
Chapter 1 - Science and the Environment
environmental science
ecology
agriculture
natural resource
The study of the impact of humans on the environment
The study of how living things interact with each other and t…
the practice of growing, breeding, and caring for plants and…
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
environmental science
The study of the impact of humans on the environment
ecology
The study of how living things interact with each other and t…
9 terms
Chapter 1: Science and the Environment
Environmental Science
Ecology
Agriculture
Natural resource
The study of the impact of humans on the environment.
The study of how living things interact with each other and w…
The practice of growing, breeding, and caring for plants and…
Any natural material that is used by humans.
Environmental Science
The study of the impact of humans on the environment.
Ecology
The study of how living things interact with each other and w…
9 terms
Science and the environment
Environmental Science
Ecology
Agriculture
Natural Resource
the study of the environment that includes the physical, biol…
is the study of how living things interact with each other an…
is the practice of growing, breeding, and caring for plants a…
any natural material that is used by humans.
Environmental Science
the study of the environment that includes the physical, biol…
Ecology
is the study of how living things interact with each other an…
20 terms
Science and Environment
new technologies
transportation
people moving
military tech
communication... -telephone 1876... -cellphones... -radio... -tv... -propoga…
-assembly line... -cars... -railroad... -airplanes... -SPAaaace (sputnik,…
out of cities cause they can drive
tank, chemical warfar, atomic bomb
new technologies
communication... -telephone 1876... -cellphones... -radio... -tv... -propoga…
transportation
-assembly line... -cars... -railroad... -airplanes... -SPAaaace (sputnik,…
29 terms
environment and science
abundant
infrastructure
diagnose
profitable
phong phú
cơ sở hạ tầng
chuẩn đoán
có lãi
abundant
phong phú
infrastructure
cơ sở hạ tầng
75 terms
Science and Environment
exhaust fumes from cars and lorries
industrial pollution
water problems
rising sea levels
gases de combustión de coches y camiones
contaminación industrial
problemas de agua
incremento del nivel del mar
exhaust fumes from cars and lorries
gases de combustión de coches y camiones
industrial pollution
contaminación industrial
55 terms
Science, the Environment
ban
cataract
crops
desert
prohibicion (an order that forbids something from being done)
catarata (a film on the eye that can cause blindness)
cosechas (plants grown of food)
a dry place where little vegetation grows
ban
prohibicion (an order that forbids something from being done)
cataract
catarata (a film on the eye that can cause blindness)
23 terms
Science Environment
biosphere
ecosystem
community
population
part of the earth where life exist
a community of organisms
all populations in a particular area
a group of the same species living at one place at the same t…
biosphere
part of the earth where life exist
ecosystem
a community of organisms
33 terms
Science Environment Vocabularly
Adaptation
Amphibian
Bird
Coniferous
the structure, behavior, or other trait in an organism that h…
an animal that lives near water and as an adult has lungs
animal with feathers
evergreen plants that stay green all year and never lose thei…
Adaptation
the structure, behavior, or other trait in an organism that h…
Amphibian
an animal that lives near water and as an adult has lungs
9 terms
Ch. 1 Science and the Environment
environmental science
ecology
agriculture
natural resource
the study of the air, water, and land surrounding an organism…
the study of the interactions of living organisms with one an…
the raising of crops and livestock for food or for other prod…
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
environmental science
the study of the air, water, and land surrounding an organism…
ecology
the study of the interactions of living organisms with one an…
29 terms
Science_Environment
Population
Habitat
Ecosystem
Abiotic
A group of organisms of the same species that live in a speci…
An animals home
A community of organisms and their abiotic environment
Describes nonliving parts of the environment including water,…
Population
A group of organisms of the same species that live in a speci…
Habitat
An animals home
14 terms
Environment science
Biodiversity
Species diversity
Genetic diversity
Ecosystem diversity
Variety of life across all levels of ecological organization
The number or variety of a species in a particular region
Describes differences in DNA among individuals within species…
The number and variety of ecosystems within a given area
Biodiversity
Variety of life across all levels of ecological organization
Species diversity
The number or variety of a species in a particular region
21 terms
Chapter 1 Science and the Environment
Rachel Carson
Five major fields of study that contri…
Hunter-gatherers
Agriculture
Biologist who addressed dangers of pesticides and wrote a boo…
Biology, Earth Science, Physics, Chemistry, and Social Scienc…
Tribes who set fires to burn prairies and prevent tree growth.
The practice of growing, breeding, and caring for plants and…
Rachel Carson
Biologist who addressed dangers of pesticides and wrote a boo…
Five major fields of study that contri…
Biology, Earth Science, Physics, Chemistry, and Social Scienc…
26 terms
Science - Environment
ecology
biotic factors
organism
habitat
study of the interactions that take place among organisms and…
living things within an ecosystem
one of any living thing
place where an organism lives and that provides the types of…
ecology
study of the interactions that take place among organisms and…
biotic factors
living things within an ecosystem
9 terms
Gateway to Science Responding to Environment
migration
stimulus
response
estivation
When animals move to a different place it is called _________…
When there is a change in the environment it can be called a…
When animals do something after seeing or knowing about a cha…
In the summer, ____________________ helps animals like snails…
migration
When animals move to a different place it is called _________…
stimulus
When there is a change in the environment it can be called a…
10 terms
Science the environment
Ecosystem
Habitat
Biotic
Abiotic
All the living and nonliving things that interact in an area.
The place where an organism lives and provides the things it…
A living part of an ecosystem.
A nonliving part of an ecosystem.
Ecosystem
All the living and nonliving things that interact in an area.
Habitat
The place where an organism lives and provides the things it…
35 terms
Chapter 1: Science and the Environment
Environmentalist's paradox
Human Development Index (HDI)
Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Over the past 40 years, human well-being has been steadily im…
A comprehensive assessment of human well-being in most countr…
A comprehensive set of goals aimed at addressing the most imp…
International goals for world development between 2015-2030,…
Environmentalist's paradox
Over the past 40 years, human well-being has been steadily im…
Human Development Index (HDI)
A comprehensive assessment of human well-being in most countr…
15 terms
Chapter 1 - Science and the Environment
environment
environmental science
ecology
agriculture
Our surroundings; a complex web of relationships that connect…
The study of the environment that includes the physical, biol…
The study of how living things interact with each other and w…
The practice of growing, breeding, and caring for plants and…
environment
Our surroundings; a complex web of relationships that connect…
environmental science
The study of the environment that includes the physical, biol…
14 terms
Science Vocabulary Set #21 (Environment)
Producer:
Consumer:
Decomposer:
Organism:
an organism, as a plant, that is able to produce its own food…
an organism, usually an animal, that feeds on plants or other…
an organism usually a bacterium or fungus, that breaks down t…
a form of life; for example: an animal, plant, fungus, or pro…
Producer:
an organism, as a plant, that is able to produce its own food…
Consumer:
an organism, usually an animal, that feeds on plants or other…
30 terms
Unit 8 : Science and the Environment
fossil fuels
nonrenewable resource
renewable resource
inexhaustible resource
combustible fuels created from natural processes containing l…
materials from the environment that people use that cannot be…
materials from the environment that people use that can be re…
an energy source that cannot be used up
fossil fuels
combustible fuels created from natural processes containing l…
nonrenewable resource
materials from the environment that people use that cannot be…
9 terms
Science and the Environment
environmental science
ecology
agriculture
natural resource
study of the impact of humans on the environment.
study go how living things interact with each other and with…
practice of growing, breeding, and caring for plants and anim…
any natural material that is used by humans.
environmental science
study of the impact of humans on the environment.
ecology
study go how living things interact with each other and with…
31 terms
Chapter 1: Science and the Environment
agriculture
anthropology
biochemistry
biodiversity
the raising of crops and livestock for food or for other prod…
the study of the interactions of the biological, cultural, ge…
the study of the chemistry of living things
the variety of organisms in a given area, the genetic variati…
agriculture
the raising of crops and livestock for food or for other prod…
anthropology
the study of the interactions of the biological, cultural, ge…
92 terms
Science and Environment
Science and Environment
national park
smog
to invent
과학과 환경
국립공원
매연
발명하다
Science and Environment
과학과 환경
national park
국립공원
16 terms
Science environment
Arthropod
ecosystem (#1)
Environment
Population
large category of animals without backbones
all the living and nonliving things in an area that interact…
all the living and nonliving things that surround an organism
the group of organisms of the same species living in the same…
Arthropod
large category of animals without backbones
ecosystem (#1)
all the living and nonliving things in an area that interact…
18 terms
Environment science
Albedo
Archaea
Bacteria
Cambrian explosion
the fraction of electromagnetic radiation reflected after str…
A major division of microorganisms. Like batcteria, Archaea a…
Microscopic organisms whose single cells have neither a membr…
Between about 570 and 530 million years ago, when a burst of…
Albedo
the fraction of electromagnetic radiation reflected after str…
Archaea
A major division of microorganisms. Like batcteria, Archaea a…
5 terms
Science Environment
environment
ecosystem
Habitat
Community
Everything that surrounds a living thing
is all of the living and nonliving things in a place
is the space where a plant or animal lives
all of the population live and interact in an area
environment
Everything that surrounds a living thing
ecosystem
is all of the living and nonliving things in a place
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