Cost and Benefit Analysis: Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Cost and Benefit Analysis: Drilling in the Arctic National
Cost and Benefit Analysis: Drilling in the Arctic National
Subjects
Grade Levels
Product Rating
Not yet rated
File Type
PDF (Acrobat) Document File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
0.52 MB   |   2 pages

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Cost and Benefit Analysis: Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Environmental Issue: One example of today’s environmental issues is the continuing debate regarding oil exploration in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR). Visitors to this region can see wildlife ranging from polar bears to arctic foxes. Opponents worry that oil exploration would damage the fragile ecosystem. Proponents argue that the US needs to produce more oil domestically, rather than to depend on foreign oil. As energy needs increase and current supplies decrease, decision-makers will have to balance opinions and facts as they weigh the costs and benefits of any proposal.
Should the US drill oil in ANWR? Why/why not?

As you read the article Pros and Cons of Drilling in ANWR, write the cost and benefits of drilling for oil in ANWR in the corresponding spaces below.

Cost Benefits


Recommendation/s. Has your position changed because of the arguments you learned from this activity? Explain your answer thoroughly.


Read the following article for reference:

Pros and Cons of Drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR)
Total Pages
2
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
30 Minutes

Average Ratings

N/A
Overall Quality:
N/A
Accuracy:
N/A
Practicality:
N/A
Thoroughness:
N/A
Creativity:
N/A
Clarity:
N/A
Total:
0 ratings
COMMENTS AND RATINGS:
Please log in to post a question.
PRODUCT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:
$0.99
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
User Rating: 3.9/4.0
 (4 Followers)
$0.99
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
Cost and Benefit Analysis: Drilling in the Arctic National
Cost and Benefit Analysis: Drilling in the Arctic National