16.5 Conservation  Warm-Up 16.5   • Write 2 open-ended questions & 2 closed ended.
16.5 Conservation
16.5 Conservation  KEY CONCEPT    Conservation methods can help protect and    restore ecosystems.
16.5 Conservation  Sustainable development manages resources for present  and future generations.  • Sustainable developme...
16.5 Conservation   • The timber industry has started to adopt sustainable     practices.   • Global fisheries have adopte...
16.5 Conservation  Conservation practices focus on a few species but benefit  entire ecosystems.   • The Endangered Specie...
16.5 Conservation  Protecting Earth’s resources helps protect our future.   • The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) wa...
16.5 Conservation   • The National Park Service     helps manage public     lands.   • The park system includes     over 3...
16.5 Conservation   • There are several ways that people can help protect the     environment.      1. control population ...
16.5 Conservation  Classwork:                         You sir… study!  • 10 Mult Choice on    chapter 16  • Study Guide 16...
16.5 Conservation Homework:• Study Guide Review 16.51. How can sustainable development help   Earth’s human population?   ...
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  1. 1. 16.5 Conservation Warm-Up 16.5 • Write 2 open-ended questions & 2 closed ended.
  2. 2. 16.5 Conservation
  3. 3. 16.5 Conservation KEY CONCEPT Conservation methods can help protect and restore ecosystems.
  4. 4. 16.5 Conservation Sustainable development manages resources for present and future generations. • Sustainable development meets needs without hurting future generations. – resources meet current needs – resources will still be available for future use
  5. 5. 16.5 Conservation • The timber industry has started to adopt sustainable practices. • Global fisheries have adopted several sustainable practices. – rotation of catches – fishing gear review – harvest reduction – fishing bans
  6. 6. 16.5 Conservation Conservation practices focus on a few species but benefit entire ecosystems. • The Endangered Species Act works to protect individual species from extinction. • A listed species is often called an umbrella species because: – the habitat in which the species lives must be protected – other species are protected because they share the ecosystem
  7. 7. 16.5 Conservation Protecting Earth’s resources helps protect our future. • The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was created in 1970. • The EPA develops policies and regulations to protect the environment. • Legislation helps to protect the environment and endangered species. – Clean Air Act – Clean Water Act – Endangered Species Act
  8. 8. 16.5 Conservation • The National Park Service helps manage public lands. • The park system includes over 390 areas, covering 84 million acres.
  9. 9. 16.5 Conservation • There are several ways that people can help protect the environment. 1. control population growth 2. develop sustainable technology and practices 3. protect and maintain ecosystems Ocean Animal Emergency
  10. 10. 16.5 Conservation Classwork: You sir… study! • 10 Mult Choice on chapter 16 • Study Guide 16.5 • Practice Test • Test on Chapter 16 next time
  11. 11. 16.5 Conservation Homework:• Study Guide Review 16.51. How can sustainable development help Earth’s human population? Test coming2. List two natural resources and describe up?!!!!!!! how they could be managed for sustainable development and explain how that would benefit humans.3. What is an umbrella species?4. What are three laws that have been developed to help protect natural resources?5. List three things you can do to reduce human impact on the environment.

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