Environmental Science Wednesdays: Day 1

For our first week we asked the question: 

 “WHAT IS ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE and WHY DOES IT MATTER?” 

grass rain

We talked about some of our most valuable resources: water, soil and air.  

water drop 1 erision air

 

Although the earth’s surface is 70% water, 

very little is available for human use.

 See how HERE

 

trees and grass

We looked at soil porosity,

then looked at causes and effects of erosion. mud 

Learn more HERE

bean sprouting

We wrapped up with planting seeds to use for the next few weeks. Find some interesting sites HERE