These high school (AP or general) environmental science crosswords make wonderful vocabulary reviews for students. This pack consists of six crossword puzzles highlighting humans, agriculture, waste management, toxicology and urbanization, plus an answer key.
The crossword puzzles are:
1) Human Populations (affluence, fertility, industrial demographic transition, mortality, reproductive window, transitional phase, family planning, life expectancy, sensitivity, Thomas Malthus, post-industrial, pre-industrial, biocapacity, technology, impact, demography, IPAT model)
2) Soil & Agriculture (deposition, agriculture, weathering, industrial agriculture, leaching, loam, fertilizers, Green Revolution, shelterbelts, terracing, intercropping, sustainable agriculture, soil horizon, monoculture, salinization, soil, bedrock, crop rotation, topsoil, waterlogging)
3) Agriculture & Biotechnology (feedlots, pollination, organic, farmer's market, biocontrol, integrated pest management, overnutrition, precautionary principle, ethanol, malnutrition, CSA, recombinant DNA, weeds, pests, biotechnology, undernutrition)
4) The Urban Environment (urban ecology, suburban, green building, greenbelts, LEED certification, urbanism, noise pollution, bicycle lanes, greenways, sprawl, city planning, zoning, urbanization, mass transit, light pollution, carpool lane, heat island effect)
5) Environmental Toxicology (toxicology, chronic, acute, endocrine disruptor, response, dose, risk assessment, risk management, bioaccumulation, toxicity, neurotoxins, environmental toxicology, biomagnification, mutagens, carcinogens, synergistic effects, allergens, teratogens, pathway inhibitors)
6) Waste Management (municipal waste, recycling, surface impoundment, brownfields, source pollution, electronic waste, recovery, leachate, bottle bills, incineration, methane, deep-well injection, composting, sanitary landfill, conservation, waste-to-energy, industrial waste, Superfund)
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An Entire Year of Environmental Science Crossword Puzzles
The bundle mentioned above contains these smaller volumes:
Volume One- Environmental Science Basics (5 puzzles)Volume Two-Evolution and Ecology (5 puzzles)Volume Three-Human Impact (6 Puzzles)Volume Four-Natural Resources (5 puzzles)Volume Five-Atmospheric Science and Climate Change (5 Puzzles)
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