CALUMS Ecological Footprint Test by The Global Footprint Network Analysis
I’m working on a environmental science discussion question and need a sample draft to help me study.
1. Please go to the below website and complete an ecological footprint from this website. Please discuss your results.
2. Please go to the below website and complete an ecological footprint from this website. Please discuss your results.
3. Were there any differences between the two ecological footprint results from the two websites. If so, please explain.
4. Please go to the below website; and list 5 countries with the highest available biocapacity and list 5 countries with the greatest biocapacity deficits. Discuss a few reasons why these countries have a such a large biocapacity deficit.
Helpful information for this question:
The ecological footprint is a metric that measures human demand on natural capital or the quantity of nature it takes to support a given population or economy. The ecological footprint is the demand on and the supply of nature.
Biocapacity is the capacity of a given biologically productive area to generate a supply of renewable resources and to absorb its wastes.