Ecological impact

Ecological impact

The effect that a human-caused or natural activity has on living organisms and their nonliving environment.
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Summary: Washington DC [USA], Jun 4 (ANI): A study by Cardiff University's Water Research Institute and the University of Vermont has suggested that the ecological impact of climate change on rivers could be minimised by improving the quality of water.
According to the Environment Agency, there doesn't appear to be a lasting ecological impact.
NNA - Member of Parliament, Nehmat Frem, said on Wednesday that the solution to the electricity perils and their ecological impact in Keserwan, specifically in Zouk factory, as well as in Jiyeh plant, was by shifting to gas energy in new and innovative methods.
You can take some of the guesswork out of estimating your ecological impact by using the online environmental footprint calculator (www.FootprintCalcnlator.org) from the Global Footprint Network.
In this way, the calendar is designed to entice the public to think about their ecological impact and to develop a more sustainable approach to life.
'The EIA takes into account the ecological impact of the project and the report was approved on July 20,' he said.
The use of butachlor in rice has been linked to deaths caused by mid-day meal in rural schools India, while its ecological impact has also been assessed to determine its carcinogenicity.
Within the current year, EFL has made a strong commitment towards creating a positive ecological impact for environmental sustainability.
Without natural predators, increasing numbers of red deer are having a devastating ecological impact on parts of Scotland.
WAM added that the ecological impact of e-services featured high in the study which revealed that more than 377,000 tonnes of CO2 were saved in three years, during which around 19,000 trees were preserved each year as well.
The most common type used in Iran to control high-density particulate matters and fine dust spread in the air is petroleum-based mulch whose ecological impact is still being debated.
But the previously long-standing presence of the rebel guerrilla group in many rural parts of the country appears to have had one constructive ecological impact: significantly limiting deforestation, particularly in provinces in and around the delicate Amazon region, such as Caqueta and Meta.