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We Are Duke Environment

We Are Duke Environment

(airy dreamy music) – We live in an age of big environmental challenges from local to global scales. On the other hand, we also live in an age when there’s more and more understanding of those problems and growing experience with ways to address them. (splashing) The need to develop more knowledge is absolutely essential. …

Environmental Engineering 2013

Environmental Engineering 2013

One of the easiest ways to describe what environmental engineers do is we ensure there’s clean air to breathe, clean water to drink, clean soil in which we can grow our crops, and that we have clean energy to support our society. Environmental engineering is not only protecting the environment through engineering processes but also …

2.7.3 Environmental Impact Assessment

2.7.3 Environmental Impact Assessment

welcome again today we continue to stay on track towards the completion of the IB Environmental systems and societies syllabus topic two point seven point three describe and evaluate the use of environmental impact assessments pristine climax forest nestled in the mountains a developing society needing a source of energy the question should a rich …

4 environmental ‘heresies’ | Stewart Brand

4 environmental ‘heresies’ | Stewart Brand

Because of what I’m about to say, I really should establish my green credentials. When I was a small boy, I took my pledge as an American, to save and faithfully defend from waste the natural resources of my country, its air, soil and minerals, its forests, waters and wildlife. And I’ve stuck to that. …

Environmental Studies at UVic

Environmental Studies at UVic

Well I think what really sets apart in environmental studies is that there’s a really strong focus on experiential learning. A lot of the instructors in the environmental studies department make a really strong effort to give their students a play-spaced education, where they’re not just in the classroom, but they’re studying in an outdoor …