Solutions to environmental problems

The following vocabulary is useful for understanding and discussing solutions to environmental problems. Addressing environmental problems Recycling – converting waste into something that is reusable Conservation – to keep something safe / protected; preventing damage or injury Biodegradable – packaging or a product that decay (break down) naturally and harmlessly, therefore avoiding pollution Preservation – … Read more

Pollution and environmental damage

The following vocabulary is useful for understanding and discussing pollution and environmental damage Environmental issues Deforestation – clearing trees; changing forest into bare land Overpopulation – when there are too many of a species, more than available resources can support Intensive farming – farming techniques that can have a long term effect on the land … Read more