Environment

Hank gives the run down on the top five ways humans are negatively impacting the environment and having detrimental effects on the valuable ecosystem services which a healthy biosphere provides.

Environmental Art GalleryENVIRONMENTAL ART GALLERY

Exhibition, Special Event, Festival, Education/Workshop, Symposium, Performance, Conference

The BIOS Organization is creating an environmental art gallery.  They are currently  searching for a location in Western CT.

“To translate knowledge and information into experience: that is the function of literature and art.”   - Joseph Campbell

 At The BIOS Museum of Green Living we will create an experience to translate information about the needs of our own personal health, and the well being of the planet, through the use of art, literature and various multi media, and technology displays. The Bios Museum will educate and inspire acceptance and understanding of the different  ways in which we can live a healthier life while not taxing the resources of our planet.  In addition to the Museum’s exhibits, gallery and learning space, the Museum will house: a Children’s Space, a Gift Store,  and a school group/classroom facility.  There will be a designated gallery featuring environmental art as well as displays throughout the building. The space will be filled with original works of art for sale and appreciation. Art will also be available for display and purchase online through The BIOS Center website. 

    Mission:  Change the world and leave it a better place for future generations.

While this may seem like a lofty goal we firmly believe there is no better goal than to help people live better, healthier lives today while ensuring that future generations will be able to enjoy a better standard of living than we did.  Learn More at TheBIOSCenter.com

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Environment

Land management policies have been developed to preserve the natural characteristics of Hopetoun FallsAustralia while allowing ample access for visitors.

 

 

 

Bachalpsee in the Swiss Alps; generally mountainous areas are less affected byhuman activity.

A satellite image of the Sahara desert; the world’s largest hot desert and third largest desert after Antarctica and theArctic.

The natural environment encompasses all living and non-living things occurring naturally on Earth or some region thereof. It is an environment that encompasses the interaction of all living species.[1] The concept of the natural environment can be distinguished by components:

The natural environment is contrasted with the built environment, which comprises the areas and components that are strongly influenced by humans. A geographical area is regarded as a natural environment.

It is difficult to find absolutely natural environments, and it is common that the naturalness varies in a continuum, from ideally 100% natural in one extreme to 0% natural in the other. More precisely, we can consider the different aspects or components of an environment, and see that their degree of naturalness is not uniform.[2] If, for instance, we take an agricultural field, and consider the mineralogic composition and the structure of its soil, we will find that whereas the first is quite similar to that of an undisturbed forest soil, the structure is quite different.

Natural environment is often used as a synonym for habitat. For instance, when we say that the natural environment of giraffes is the savanna.

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