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Environmental Science: Sustaining Your World

Miller, Spoolman

Grades 9–12 

First Edition ©2017 9781305637429

Elevate Environmental Science instruction with the first high

school program built with National Geographic content,

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Promote scientific understanding of environmental issues and

show how science and engineering practices are used to solve

real-world environmental problems

With a central theme of sustainability included throughout, the

content focuses on the core environmental issues of today

while incorporating case studies and current research on

solutions-based outcomes

Address the Next Generation Science Standards to ensure your

students meet 21st century science skills and practices by

integrating 3-dimensional learning

Comprehensive unit projects include hands-on engineering

design activities where students utilize content and skills from

the unit to design a solution to an environmental problem

Special National Geographic features introduce students to

unique projects and partnerships including a live-data

biodiversity survey in Africa, citizen science projects like

BioBlitzes, and the contributions of nature museums and

preserves

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Table of Contents

1.The Environment and Sustainability

2. Science, Matter, Energy, and Systems

3. Ecosystem Dynamics

4. Biodiversity and Evolution

5. Species Interactions, Succession,

and Population Control

6. Ecosystems and Climate

7. Saving Species and Ecosystem Services

8. Sustaining Biodiversity: An Ecosystems

Approach

9. Food, Soil, and Pest Management

10.Water Resources andWater Pollution

11. Geology and Nonrenewable Mineral Resources

12. Nonrenewable Energy Resources

13. Renewable Energy Resources

14. Human Population and Urbanization

15. Human Health

16. Air Pollution, Climate Change, and Ozone

Depletion

17. Solid and HazardousWaste

18. Environmental Economics, Politics,

andWorldviews

Environmental Science: Sustaining Your World 

First Edition ©2017

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9781337379465

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9781305645776

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