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ecological

(of a practice, policy, product, etc.) tending to benefit or cause minimal damage to the environment
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The states with the smallest per-person Ecological Footprints are New York, Idaho, and Arkansas.
For educators, a way to build a child's sense of self within nature is to engage in ecological literacy (Orr, 1992).
Drawing on the lessons of actual restoration projects such as Chicago Wilderness, Common Ground Relief, and Vermont Family Forests, the book successfully presents a clear introduction to important theories and activities of ecological restoration.
India was found to have mediocre life expectancy and well-being and a "good" ecological footprint.
Globally over the course of the decade, the index shows that scores fell steadily, caused by growing ecological deficits in many countries.
the code of ethics developed by the Society for Ecological Restoration International) and the ethics of restoration potentially encouraging the human domination of nature.
A series of questions, divided into four parts related to the daily lifestyle, is asked in a multiple-choice format and the selected answers are processed to display how big an ecological footprint the individual leaves on the planet.
Results must be obtained with ecological (population) data.
1999; Mol & Spaargaren, 1993; Spaargaren, 1996; Mol, 1995, 1997), as well as those of close associates and colleagues (Cohen, 1997; Leroy & van Tatenhove, 1999), constitute what can be thought of as the core literature of the ecological modernization perspective.
Although different in nature--one book addresses the ecological crisis from a variety of perspectives, while the other offers biblical commentary from an environmental perspective--they are reviewed here together as they are part of a common project that will be continued with three more volumes on what the editors call "eco-Bible studies".
2 THE CALCULATION MODEL AND METHOD OF TOURISM ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINTS
Concerted 'bailout' investment in ecological infrastructure and its connectivity will essentially underpin our future prosperity and is long-term insurance.