Essays Tagged: "Aldo Leopold"

Notes on Freshwater Biology

ction for irrigation, inter basin transfer salination, sedimentation, fish farming and dam building.Aldo Leopold said that "...mechanised man, having rebuilt the landscape, is now rebuilding the water ...

(6 pages) 57 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Forest Fire: Help or Harm?

re's cleansing agent. We, Americans, must learn to live with fire just as we live with the weather. Aldo Leopold warned that throwing nature out of balance would have untoward consequences (Trachtman: ...

(3 pages) 81 3 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry

Aldo Leopold's hunting experience

In A Sand County Almanac, Aldo Leopold raises the controversial question about hunting: is hunting the right or wrong thing to ...

(2 pages) 41 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Living In The Environment Principles, Connections, and Solutions : Miller 12th Edition Chapter 2 Outline

ess issues will be solved Halt urban spiral Get pro environmental congress persons2-5 Aldo Leopold and his Land EthicAldo Leopold known for strong land ethic ideas. Joined forest service ...

(4 pages) 69 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Environmental Ethics:Animal Rights

mited to animal concerns, and nothing else. However, with environmental ethics such philosophers as Aldo Leopold, Laura Westra, and Arne Naess look at the environmental ethics collectively. This means ... oing to lose out.One way we can avoid this individualism outlook is to look at things holistically. Aldo Leapold believes that we should see ourselves not as conquerors of the land but as members of t ...

(7 pages) 190 0 2.4 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

An essay on "The Land Ethic" by Aldo Leopold.

property" they think of the land that they own and not the land that has been provided for them. In Leopold's concept, land is viewed as we would view our neighbors or family, as an entity that deserv ... er to the street?" instead of "If we install this parking lot or mall can we be that much richer?". Leopold looks at property as a gift and a blessing, also not as a never-ending resource to be taken ...

(3 pages) 89 1 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Technology and the Society

vilization to high-speed Internet of today, society has always been inspired to make things better. Aldo Leopold explained this best as he mentioned how man works for the necessities in life such as " ...

(4 pages) 70 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Preserving Wilderness against Human Needs

omewhat with Pinchot but also sees Muir's argument being significant in this debate.Just like Muir, Aldo Leopold is a big preservationist. He is also concerned with natural environment, which is being ...

(3 pages) 76 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Wildlife Ecology and Management

ce between the needs of wildlife and the needs of people. Wildlife management actually emerged when Aldo Leopold published Game Management in 1933.The loss of species is caused by human made extinctio ...

(1 pages) 19 0 5.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

Value of Maintaining Natural Ecosystems

r later preservationists felt that the environment should be protected and saved for its own sake. "Aldo Leopold furthered the philosophy, seeing humans as an intrinsic part of nature, rather than the ...

(7 pages) 319 0 4.2 Dec/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Aldo Leopold's Land Ethic

Leopold's Land Ethic It is important to remember that while Aldo Leopold's land ethic is both noble and admirable, it is, above all, idealistic. It is not my in ...

(4 pages) 30 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Aldo Leopald

hat I would write a paper on a article I recently completed reading in my own time. This article by Aldo Leopold was very interesting and educational. Although this might seem weird, I find myself rea ... n. After reading my paper maybe you could tell me if I interrupted it correctly.The Round River, by Aldo Leopold, is a comprehensive article that states many ideas of his dealing with nature and conse ...

(3 pages) 342 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Critical Review of Sand County Almanac by Leopold

ngs were present somewhere; to find them required only the free sky, and the will to ply his wings. Aldo LeopoldLegendary classics of English Literature are the mountains of our intellect. They figure ... on of the land ethic was fundamentally valueless as “property. ” On his sand county farm, Aldo Leopold, family, and friends knowingly lay down an example that others could follow. The requir ...

(7 pages) 35 0 3.8 Jan/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

A Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold

In Aldo Leopold's book "A Sand County Almanac", Aldo discussed many thoughts, ideas and feelings about ... ld also discusses various barriers that stand in the way of implementing such an ethic.According to Aldo Leopold, man has yet to enforce any sort of ethics in how we treat the land and it's inhabitant ...

(2 pages) 16 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Is There Intrinsic Value in Nature?

ll be shown. The author will relate her own view of intrinsic and extrinsic value. The viewpoint of Aldo Leopold on the land ethic will be examined. This author's interpretation of Leopold's views wil ... nd which we care to see continue when we pass on. (Pojman, 1994, p. 2, para.1)On nature in general, Aldo Leopold states: "An ethic to supplement and guide the economic relation to land presupposes the ...

(11 pages) 49 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Aldo Review - Land Ethic

Leah CookENVS 202Jigsaw ExerciseThe Land Ethic"The Land Ethic" was written by Aldo Leopold in 1948, the writing is a guide to teach humans how to treat the environment and to get ... from anti-social conduct." He stated that humans have no ethics when it comes towards environment. Aldo compares humans to the Greek mythology king Odysseus' and the environment as his slave girls wh ... es as above and better than the world's organisms. In the third section "The Ecological Conscience" Aldo emphasized the importance of education about the environment. The fourth section titled "Substi ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

thoreau

EnvironmentalismProf. Mark Fowler302-11Although Singer is an advocate for humane utilitarianism and Leopold is an advocate for the environmental ethic, they both believe decisions should be guided mor ... ntal ethic, they both believe decisions should be guided more by ethics than by economics. However, Leopold expands the definition of what a moral patient is to beyond just animals, while Singer restr ...

(1 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Rhetorical Analysis

support the general argument or topic. Bost uses this quite efficiently when he pulls a quote from Aldo Leopold's land ethic to show that everything is alright when it holds its integrity, stability, ... grand scheme of things, even though they are a crucial part of the biotic community. The quote for Aldo Leopold's land ethic can be translated into a view that animals are at peace with themselves, t ...

(4 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers