Environmental Educational Adventure Courtney Goudes
6 Things I Learned SOYOUR TELLING ME PAPER COMES FROM TREES….
Ecological Foot Print•What the heck is an ecologicalFootprint?•If everyone lived like me I wouldneed 6.13 Earths?!•I wasted 40% of the water I use
Invasive Species •When KUDZU Attacks!!! •Invasive Species are responsible for 40% of species in the US listed as endangered and 2/3 of the fish extinctions since 1900 •BEST way to Stop it is to Prevent it from occurring
There is a Shortage in Water? • Water is limited?! Don’t waste, it save it!! •In the US, 2/3 of the water we use comes from surface water and the remaining 1/3 is from groundwater. •Average water used: •Global -70% Agriculture •US - 41% Cooling Power Plants
WIND POWER!• 2nd Source of Energy•By setting up Wind Power Supply inND, SD, KS,TX could supply all weneed for the US instead of buildingNuclear Power Plants.•$.05 /kwh.•No Serious health /environmentalimpacts•Employes 540 workers.
OIL!• Avg. of Only 50yrs of Oil left• 2002- 9million barrels (380million gallons) of oil entered theocean.•Cars use 2/3 of the oil in the US•Where does the oil go?
Energy Wasters!• 60% of energy used globally iswasted!!!•41% wasted due to 2nd Law ofThermodynamics• That light bulb puts out howmuch? 5%?!
6 Ways you can Help it~ ~~~I CAN CHANGE~~ Change the Bulbs! Be conservative! If you1 4 save the more you have Save some money! for the future! No one wants to clean Stop burning Gas2 you up your trash! 5 for the Heck of it~ RECYCLE! Toxic Chemicals hurts! Get Involved & Help EDUCATE the3 Stop mountain top 6 IGNORANT, they removal! don’t know unless you tell them about it!