Sustainability of resources (e.g., reforestation, conservation)
The Interactions Between People and Places
Analyze the impacts of people on physical systems.
No resources have been tagged as aligned with this standard.
Describe the use of a natural resource with an emphasis on the environmental consequences of extracting, processing, transporting, using, and disposing of it.
Forces by which people modify the physical environment (e.g., increasing population; new agricultural techniques; industrial processes and pollution)
Spatial effects of activities in one region on another region (e.g., scrubbers on power plants to clean air, transportation systems such as Trans-Siberian Railroad, potential effects of fallout from nuclear power plant accidents)
How culture and experience influence perceptions of places and regions
Compare and contrast the effect of people on the physical region across regions of the United States.