How does salmon mariculture affect the environment, the people (including those who grow or eat salmon), and the fish (both farmed and wild salmon)?

using the documentary and article below please answer the questions below 400 Words. Documentary: https://youtu.be/D_fg1MV5YCI Shinn 2018: https://www.nrdc.org/stories/something-fishy-trouble-atlantic-salmon-pacific-northwest Taking salmon mariculture as an example, answer the questions below on the limits and potentials of mariculture. According to Shinn (2018) and the documentary Estado Salmonero, what are the specific problems associated with growing salmon under human… Continue reading How does salmon mariculture affect the environment, the people (including those who grow or eat salmon), and the fish (both farmed and wild salmon)?

How is this impacting the contemporary geography of Myanmar?

As discussed in lecture, Myanmar is going through a human rights crisis now.  Watch the following video and write an 10 – 12 sentence paragraph about what is going on the this country.  Which ethnic group is being impacted?  Why is this happening?  What is genocide?  How is this impacting the contemporary geography of Myanmar?… Continue reading How is this impacting the contemporary geography of Myanmar?

What was the disaster, when did it happen, and what were the impacts?

Southeast Asia is subjected to several tectonic activities due to its location on what is known as the Pacific Ring of Fire (as discussed in the lecture). Research and find a major natural disaster due to tectonic activity that has happened in Southeast Asia and discuss it here.  What was the disaster, when did it… Continue reading What was the disaster, when did it happen, and what were the impacts?

Is it the same across Aboriginal tribes?

Watch the video below about the Aboriginal dreamtime (dreaming) of Australia.  What is the dreamtime?  Is it the same across Aboriginal tribes?  What is the importance of the songs?  What is the connection of the songs to the Physical Geography of Australia. Make sure to write at least 3-4 sentences in your initial post.

Why is July 1 a significant day for protesting in Hong Kong?

Watch the video below and discuss the following questions.  Why is July 1 a significant day for protesting in Hong Kong?  What is the “extradition” that Hong Kongers are protesting against?  Explain if this is a continuation of the Umbrella Revolution or if this is different?  Do you think violent protests are justified or are… Continue reading Why is July 1 a significant day for protesting in Hong Kong?

What is coastal reclamation?

Articles, lectures, and videos are attached and linked below. Neo Video(2020) : Lecture: https://youtu.be/HxW_w6pPD1o Based on the questions below, discuss the pros and cons of coastal reclamation. What is coastal reclamation? Refer to the lecture video/slides. As Sengupta et al. (2018) show us, there has been a surge in coastal reclamation across the world. Why… Continue reading What is coastal reclamation?

Analyze proposed cleanup options and progress of the cleanup

Select a site from the National Priorities List (NPL) related to water pollution within your own state. Create an infographic demonstrating the following: A brief history of the selected NPL site, including key geologically features like glaciers, streams. Investigate factors related to human activities that are affecting the hydrologic and geologically cycles for your selected… Continue reading Analyze proposed cleanup options and progress of the cleanup

Describe the message the advertisement is conveying

Think about disasters your community has or could potentially face. Now, think about how your community is helping its members prepare. Explore your community and find an advertisement that represents helping community members be prepared for a disaster. Examples could be a billboard, poster at a bus stop, marquee sign, flyer, yard sign and more.… Continue reading Describe the message the advertisement is conveying

What did this film teach you about global warming?

The film, Everything’s cool illustrates how perceptions of global warming have been shaped by business executives and politicians.  What did this film teach you about global warming? What do you think is necessary to change approaches to and opinions about climate change? More specifically, how can we reconcile the disconnect between climate science and US… Continue reading What did this film teach you about global warming?

Why was the United States the main source for the Great Awakening Movements as a reaction to the Enlightenment?

Posting rules. You must reply to original questions/prompts by Thursday of each week. This counts as the online portion of the class and is how you get attendance for this meeting date. This is every week. All first posts must be 150 word minimum (no replies are required). All prompts must be answered for full… Continue reading Why was the United States the main source for the Great Awakening Movements as a reaction to the Enlightenment?