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Early conservation era dalyn and alfredo

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Early conservation era dalyn and alfredo

  1. 1. Early Conservation Era<br />1832-1960<br />By Alfredo Valdivia<br />DalynValentin<br />
  2. 2. Agenda or Summary Layout<br />A second line of text could go here<br />Setting Of This Period<br />Efforts To Increase E.A<br />1<br />2<br />3<br />4<br />5<br />6<br />7<br />8<br />Groups/Individuals<br />Technological Effects<br />Major E.I of the time<br />Area Of E.S Affected <br />Factors causing E.I<br />What Can We Learn<br />
  3. 3. What’s Going On?<br />Degradation scares some people<br />No one listens to their warnings<br />War<br />Civil War<br />World War 1<br />World War 2<br />Prohibition<br />No Alcohol<br />Effect of war on the environment<br />General ignorance to resource depletion<br />
  4. 4. <ul><li>Henry David Thoreau: sought self sufficiency
  5. 5. George Perkins Marsh: resource conservation
  6. 6. John Muir:</li></ul>Lobbying for conservation<br />Theodore Roosevelt<br />First political figure to bring conservation awareness<br />People Contributing To E.A <br />A callout, this can be edited or deleted<br />
  7. 7. <ul><li>Industrial Revolution
  8. 8. World war 1
  9. 9. The Great Depression
  10. 10. World War 2 </li></ul>Major E.I of the Time<br />A Second line of text can go here.<br />The beginning of today<br />
  11. 11. <ul><li>The industrial revolution meant big money for everyone involved at the expense of the environment.</li></ul>Why Did This Happen?<br />It’s all about the $$$$<br /><ul><li>The World Wars were caused by conflicts of human interests, and as a result, every side sacrificed the environment for sellfishness.</li></li></ul><li>What Did They Do?<br />Laws and awareness are key!<br /><ul><li>Refuse Act
  12. 12. Migratory Bird Treaty Act
  13. 13. Air Pollution Control Act
  14. 14. Antiquities Act
  15. 15. National Park Service Act</li></li></ul><li>What Did They Do? Cont. <br /><ul><li>Golden Age of Conservation
  16. 16. Government bought land
  17. 17. Civilization Conservation Corps (CCC)
  18. 18. Hoover Dam
  19. 19. Colorado River
  20. 20. U.S Forest Service</li></li></ul><li>Positive technology <br />Negative technology<br />Technology of the Era<br />Solar cell 1954<br /><ul><li>Model T 1908
  21. 21. Atomic bomb 1945
  22. 22. Hydrogen bomb 1952
  23. 23. Steam turbine 1884
  24. 24. Diesel turbine engine 1892</li></li></ul><li>Areas of E.S Affected In This Era<br /><ul><li>Ecology
  25. 25. Environmental Chemistry</li></li></ul><li>What Can We Learn?<br /><ul><li>The importance of politics
  26. 26. Individuals can make a difference
  27. 27. Organizations are needed
  28. 28. It’s up to us!</li></li></ul><li>Citations <br /><ul><li>http://epw.senate.gov/rivers.pdf
  29. 29. http://www.ecology.com/2011/09/18/ecological-impact-industrial-revolution/
  30. 30. http://www.fws.gov/laws/lawsdigest/migtrea.html
  31. 31. http://www.epa.gov/eogapti1/course422/apc1.html</li>

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