At this Web site, you will learn about acid rain-a serious
environmental problem that affects much of North America.
What causes acid rain? What types of damage are caused
by acid rain? Give three examples of actions that individuals
can take to help reduce acid rain.
Visit this Web site to learn about the causes and effects
of global warming. What is the greenhouse effect? What
are two possible changes that global warming could bring?
Give four examples of actions you can take to make a
Visit this Web site to learn how oil spills can pollute
the water. What was the largest oil spill in the United
States? Why do oil spills occur? How is an oil spill
At this Web site, you can read about the growing problem
of too much trash and learn what you can do to help.
What are the four basic principles of solid waste reduction?
For each principle, describe two tips for reducing solid
Helping the Environment
Visit this Web site to learn about the many ways you
can help the environment right in your own home and
community. How can you change your kitchen habits to
help the environment? Make a list of products that are
environmentally friendly and a list of products that
can be harmful to the environment.