For my first animal I chose sea turtles. Sea turtles have seven different specie

For my first animal I chose sea turtles. Sea turtles have seven different species. Three of the seven sea turtles species are critically endangered. They migrate from the land (where they lay their nests) and the sea (where they spend the majority of their lives). Humans have used sea turtles for their eggs meat skin… Continue reading For my first animal I chose sea turtles. Sea turtles have seven different specie

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Discuss the Connectivity of Water, Mineral & Soil Resources Must post first.Subs

Discuss the Connectivity of Water Mineral & Soil Resources Must post first.Subscribe This week you have learned about our physical natural resources (water soil & minerals) and how our lifestyle choices have put the health and availability of these resources in jeopardy. Now it ‘s time to move from an individual focus on each resource… Continue reading Discuss the Connectivity of Water, Mineral & Soil Resources
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Discuss Declining Pollinators and Other Ecosystem Services Subscribe This week,

Discuss Declining Pollinators and Other Ecosystem Services Subscribe This week you have learned about our living natural resources (biota) biogeochemical cycles and how our lifestyle choices have disrupted various ecosystem services like pollination. For this discussion please share your observations from the Week 6 – Eco Moment (Impact of Bee Losses) Xerces site you explored.… Continue reading Discuss Declining Pollinators and Other Ecosystem Services
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Describe and explain a gaseous agent extinguishing system. Discuss and describe

Describe and explain a gaseous agent extinguishing system. Discuss and describe the physical characteristics of carbon dioxide and the four application methods for delivery of carbon dioxide. Describe the physical characteristics of halogenated hydrocarbons (halons) and explain the halon numbering identification system. Discuss the two categories of œclean  agents.-

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You have been hired to evaluate the volcanic hazards associated with a dormant v

You have been hired to evaluate the volcanic hazards associated with a dormant volcano. The volcano has no historically recorded eruptions but is showing signs of stirring to life. Assuming that future volcanic activity would be similar to the prehistoric eruptions what information would you seek out in the field as a part of your… Continue reading You have been hired to evaluate the volcanic hazards associated with a dormant v

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You are given two crystals. One crystal is a yellow diamond that has been kept l

You are given two crystals. One crystal is a yellow diamond that has been kept locked in a freezer for 30 years. The other crystal is a cubic zirconia. Both are virtually the same hardness. What simple test could you perform to tell them apart? What mineral group would a diamond be classified as? Lastly… Continue reading You are given two crystals. One crystal is a yellow diamond that has been kept l

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Watch the Food Chains (Links to an external site.) documentary and in a single p

Watch the Food Chains(Links to an external site.) documentary and in a single page ess¦. writ.. a reflection about the lives of the workers. This is a free-writing exercise but try to reflect on how they are affected by labor and US migration policy what their working conditions are like what is the responsibility of… Continue reading Watch the Food Chains (Links to an external site.) documentary and in a single p

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Unit 1 Assignment: Rocks And Mineral Identification By Characteristics:

Using the attached websites below provide a detailed list of steps used to identify rocks and minerals based on their physical chemical and morphological characteristics. When you have completed this part of the assignment use the samples; diamond dolomite gneiss and chalk and provide your analysis of composition and identification based on their identification characteristics.… Continue reading Unit 1 Assignment: Rocks And Mineral Identification By Characteristics:

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