Ecological Footprint

India Ecological footprint
India Ecological footprint
It is no secret that there s a growth in luxury goods in India. A 10-minute walk in any big city would attest to this. Over the last few generations, lifestyles have changed significantly, and a culture of consumerism is setting in at a fast pace. It is mind-boggling then, that environment minister Prakash…
Calculation of Ecological footprint
Calculation of Ecological footprint
First, you calculate the yield factor for a particular type of land for a particular country (e.g. cropland in the UK, or forestry in Japan). This shows the relative productivity of a particular bit of land, so for example you can determine that cropland in the UK is x times as productive as cropland…
Ecological footprint and Sustainability
Ecological footprint and Sustainability
We report our annual carbon and water footprint to the Carbon Disclosure Project, a not-for-profit working to drive greenhouse gas emissions reduction and sustainable water use water Water is a precious resource, one even we Vancouverites can’t take for granted. To understand the global impact of our…
Facts About Ecological footprint
Facts About Ecological footprint
2013’s carbon dioxide emissions are set to hit 36 billion tonnes, scientists announced earlier this week – that’s a rise of around 2.1 per cent on last year’s levels. The assessment comes from academics at some of the world’s top climate research institutes A big chunk of those emissions will have come…
Ecological footprint PPT
Ecological footprint PPT
Helps list the natural resources being consumed. Make a balance sheet of the resources being biologically produced, such as pastures, rain forests and fisheries, compared with the demand of humans. Use this free Nature PowerPoint theme to highlight ways of producing renewable energy to tackle the energy…
Ecological footprint WWF
Ecological footprint WWF
There is no denying that Hong Kong is a materialistic society. For this reason, Hong Kong’s Ecological Footprint is considerably larger than the global average. Today, on Earth Overshoot Day, WWF-Hong Kong is releasing the “Hong Kong Ecological Footprint Report 2013”. This report explains and explores…
Ecological footprint Sustainability
Ecological footprint Sustainability
Despite over $150 billion being spent annually in development globally, virtually nobody is tracking whether the achieved progress can last, or whether it is becoming increasingly fragile without the necessary access to nature’s resources. But this is changing. The United Nations Development Programme’s…
Ecological footprint activity
Ecological footprint activity
The ecological footprint is a way of expressing our impact on the planet. It shows the amount of land used to provide us with everything we consume (energy, food, homes, travel, the things we buy, etc) and also to cope with the waste that we produce. My eco-footprint can be expressed in terms of the…
Ecological footprint examples
Ecological footprint examples
The Ecological Footprint is an indicator that measures a nation’s impact on Earth and its natural systems, indicating whether a country and its people are living sustainably or harming the planet. It does this by comparing our consumption of natural resources with nature’s ability to renew those resources…