Essays Tagged: "Conservation"

America's Zoos

America's Zoos: Entertainment to Conservation The children run ahead, squealing with delight. Their parents lag behind holding ... the rest of the world's unique creatures? Hundreds of species are endanger of becoming extinct, and conservation is in need. Extinction is a permanent issue. The treatment of all our animals and their ... tive movements made. While the number of endangered species grows, zoos attempt to do their part in conservation. Both in and out of the park, zoos and their scientist do their best to help these spec ...

(9 pages) 153 0 4.4 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Soil Erosion and it's Effect on the Great Mississippi

Soil erosion is not one of the most sought after conservation movements today. Today's main focus is energy and environmental concerns. Soil erosion ... agriculture, increases degradation without enhancing any formation. There is a large consensus that conservation is needed.Wind erosion is the most obvious form of soil degradation. In dry climates, w ... ld is plowed increases the rate of erosion, specifically if a grass field is removed to plant crops.ConservationSoil erosion first became a concern in the early 20's as a result of scientific research ...

(12 pages) 220 0 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geology & Geosciences

Quebec nationalism

ationalism of the last forty years. Essentially, "Quebec nationalism is the seeking, expression and conservation of a people's political, economic, and cultural life"(Clift 2).It is paramount that Can ...

(13 pages) 225 1 2.9 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Enviromental management authority of trinidad and tobago.

to the environment;(h) Take all appropriate actions for the prevention and control of pollution and conservation of the environment;(i) Establish and co-ordinate institutional linkages locally, region ...

(5 pages) 51 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

The maintance of the coastline between the southport seaway and fingal headland on the Queensland coastline.

does not meet with criteria 3. As shown in 3.3 this strategy does not allow for the protection and conservation of infrastructures and thus does not stay within the government guidelines. The entranc ...

(3 pages) 40 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Grey Wolf.

arger problem at hand and how it can be stopped because of ecological effects and the importance of conservation.The Gray Wolf has been seen as a savage killer to most for decades. Stories such as "Li ... the herd. However, with the presence of wolves, less hunting will have to be used in the area, and conservation will be allowed to occur.In Canada, Alaska, and Russia, there are still a large number ...

(4 pages) 46 0 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

A look at the history of the environmental movement in the U.S

ironment, it was an awareness of the finite world that we live in. Preservationists and progressive conservation were the groups that fostered environmental concerns. The preservationists attempt was ... mental concerns. The preservationists attempt was to sustain the environment, while the progressive conservation attempts were a marriage to the land where man could utilize the land in the promotion ...

(8 pages) 227 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Consultancy report for upland farming a DSS

S is intended to be used by farm advisors and others when consulting with a farmer on adoption of a conservation cropping systems. After having the necessary input data from the user, the DSS will exa ... S is intended to be used by farm advisors and others when consulting with a farmer on adoption of a conservation cropping systems. After having the necessary input data from the user, the DSS will exa ...

(6 pages) 62 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Piagetian Tasks: Number Conservation

I interviewed both my children separately with the conservation of number tasks. I used 14 pennies; 7 pennies in 1 row and the other 7 pennies in a row ... concrete operational stage. I do not really know if I agree fully with this theory. I also did the conservation of liquid with both of my children and my daughter could not see that there was the sam ... tell me there was and that the glassed were shaped differently. Therefore my daughter had mastered conservation of number but not liquid and my son has mastered both. In conclusion, I could not asses ...

(2 pages) 60 1 4.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Ecotourism in Australia and its effects

experiencing natural areas that fosters environmental and cultural understanding, appreciation and conservation.Ecotourism is an important factor in maintaining and keeping our natural heritages the ... are going to have their activities.There are many aims of ecotourism;o Contributes actively to the conservation of natural and cultural heritage,o Includes local and indigenous communities in its pla ...

(2 pages) 61 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays

"The National Parks Under Siege" - New York Times Editorial: Consider the editorial in light of federalism and the concept that the National Parks are held in trust for the people of the United States.

en there is a conflict between conserving resources and values and providing for enjoyment of them, conservation is to be predominant."In some ways, I think the states could better manage the indiv ...

(2 pages) 25 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Imaginary made-up car.

works on gas and electric power. This car is ideal for someone who enjoys speed and believes in the conservation of our planet. We worked hard to make a comfortable interior that perfectly fits the si ... sports cars because they want to conserve our planet; this is when the perfect sports car comes in. Conservationists and people who scared to pollute our Mother Earth can enjoy a great speed without b ...

(3 pages) 28 0 2.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Title: A Change in Power Plants...

ate of 1.6% each year (Hydroelectric Power) and creates pollution damaging the environment, leaving conservation last on its mind. Fossil fuel plants like coal make up most of the plants in the world ...

(10 pages) 101 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

The Development of Understanding Conservation

Abstract"Conservation is the realization that if nothing is added or taken away, amount stays the same regard ... or "D" - different on the appropriate age section, and sex section.The Development of Understanding ConservationThe main purpose of this experiment is to show that, for children, the objects may look ... Before starting this experiment, the experimenters thought that males would develop the concept of conservation slower than females.MethodParticipantsFor this experiment, 6 different grades of studen ...

(3 pages) 22 0 4.8 Apr/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Kabuki Theatre: an in depth look at theatre in Japan

they are seen today contain 1300 years of continuous uninterrupted history. This prodigious feat of conservation, theatrically speaking, makes Japan an extraordinary and unique country. In all of Asia ...

(9 pages) 66 0 4.7 Apr/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

With Reference to a Named Example; Discuss How Recreation and Tourism are Affecting the Everyday Lives of People in Rural Areas?

$9 Million, and creates 350,000 jobs.After the 2nd World War, National Parks were set up to promote conservation and recreation. The Lake District, and in particular, Lake Windamere show how tourism i ... p' - where tourist boards, Rural Commission and Businesses help to create links between tourism and conservation in the area. They protect the landscape and manage the impact that tourism has on the a ...

(3 pages) 20 0 4.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Pro-Life or Pro-Choice?

jor issue in the United States. Various groups define abortion terms differently. Most pro-life and conservation Christians follow more moral issues and meanings. Supporters who are pro-choice follow ...

(4 pages) 37 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Critical Thinking

ming veterans). A quote of President Truman to the American people show it clearly: "¦"Conservation of food must start at once. Save unused slices of bread, makes good toast. Save every p ...

(2 pages) 20 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Critical Thinking

ming veterans). A quote of President Truman to the American people show it clearly: "¦"Conservation of food must start at once. Save unused slices of bread, makes good toast. Save every p ...

(2 pages) 21 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


ls are killed every year. With the fact hunters defend themselves by claiming that they pay for the conservation of animals by buying hunting licenses. Each hunter pays a very small amount that does n ...

(2 pages) 359 0 3.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology