Analyze the impacts of people on physical systems.
The Interactions Between People and Places
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How people develop international agreements to manage environmental issues (e.g., Rio de Janeiro Agreement, the Law of the Sea, the Antarctica Treaty)
How local and regional processes can have global effects (e.g., wind and hydroelectric power transmitted across regions, water use and irrigation for crop production)
Sustainability of resources (e.g., reforestation, conservation)
World patterns of resource distribution and utilization (e.g., oil trade, regional electrical grids)