ESYS 10: Lecture 2
Easter Island: a parable of human impact on climate change
Easter Island Home Page
Mysterious Places: The Easter Island Story
Environmental News Network: Test Your Environmental Knowledge
Environmental News Network: Global Warming IQ test
Components of the Earth system: Solid earth, hydrosphere, atmosphere
Change in the Earth system over time
Vostok ice cores
The K-T boundary and dinosaur extinction one overview
James Lovelock article from Salon.com
You are an "environmental" lobbyist for the U.S. Congress.
Today you're meeting with a group of other environmental lobbyists to see
if you can agree on any issues that Congress should consider in the next
six months. From the perspective of the groups that you represent, what
are the most important environmental issues today? What additional research
would you like to see Congress support? What action should Congress take?
Can you agree how to work together?