Category Archives: Integrative Nature of Environmental Science

Branches of Environmental Science

4014611480As we have discussed in class, Environmental Science is very integrative. The definition we synthesized in class was:

The physical, chemical and biological interactions of organisms in the environment.

In a blog post, list 7 branches of science, define them, and then justify how they can connect to environmental science as well as connect to another branch of science.

Post a link to your blog in our Google + community.

What’s Going On In Flint????

There has been a lot of media coverage around the water crisis in Flint, Mich.  You are to write one blog post explaining what has happened, and what is being done to rectify the situation.  Read the article “It’s All Just Poison Now” to help get you started  Your blog post must contain:

  • 2 hyperlinks from sources other than the one I provided you
  • 1 video
  • A brief synopsis of what is happening
  • Your thoughts on how this will impact the ecosystems around Flint.

If you are stuck with how to embed a hyperlink this video will help you out!

Adding a video from youtube is very easy!  Just find the video you want to embed on youtube, copy and paste the link.  Click on the Media button on the left hand side of the your dashboard – choose insert youtube – paste your link into the browser.  Voila!

Once you are done creating your blog – you must scroll to the bottom of this page and choose the category you want it to go into (Environmental Science) – then publish!