environmentalist


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environmentalist

1. an adherent of environmentalism
2. a person who is concerned with the maintenance of ecological balance and the conservation of the environment
3. a person concerned with issues that affect the environment, such as pollution
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The Chartered Environmentalist status establishes professional environmentalists on a par with other professionals such as Chartered Engineers and Chartered Scientists.
To call Jarvis an environmentalist is just as inaccurate as calling him a "lumber guy.
But in a novel twist, environmentalists have also asserted that Clear Skies is actually weaker than the existing Clean Air Act--and would thus allow millions of tons of added pollution and inflict tens of thousands of needless deaths during the next decade.
Environmentalists agree that the plan's Amazon components will generate more economic growth.
Although inspection of the individual reports is the only real way to distinguish them from greenwashing--and many environmentalist groups do scrutinize them--businesses contend that such reports describe real, robust programs.
Since Chico Mendes' murder, environmentalists and human-rights workers all over the world have staked out common ground much more readily; they are finally beginning to blend their movements.
Instead of geothermal energy, the environmentalists say that Hawaii should look to conservation and other forms of renewable energy to meet its growing needs.
For the first 12 months after gaining this licence the Society will be able to offer a simplified version of the assessment process for individual members who satisfy the criteria for registration as Chartered Environmentalist.
That explains why the Largest demonstration during the summit, consisting of more than 10,000 poor and landless people, featured virtually no banners or chants about conventional environmentalist issues such as climate change, population control, renewable resources, or biodiversity.
Environmentalists win the fight in Mexico's Baja California Sur over a salt mine that would endanger the gray whale.
While Kjos claims to be an environmentalist, the "environmental" organization she supports--the Committee for a Constructive Tomorrow (C-FACT)--favors increased use of herbicides and pesticides, relaxing federal air and water quality standards, and repeal of the Endangered Species Act.
The article "Howling at the Moon," (Currents, January/February 2005) is environmentalist propaganda, and howls the false gospels of peace, harmony and joy between humankind and large carnivores.

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