Ecological Footprint

Ecological footprint services
Ecological footprint services
The challenge for countries in Asia and the Pacific is to manage their natural capital sustainably, so that they maintain ecosystem services in the interests of long-term economic development. - Jim Leape, Director General, World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) The widespread loss of natural ecosystems…
Free Ecological footprint calculator
Free Ecological footprint calculator
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Ecological footprint of Australia
Ecological footprint of Australia
Quick summary: In this activity students learn about the concept of environmental footprints. They will learn how to measure their impact and take steps to reduce their personal footprint. Students make comparisons between the environmental footprint of a traditional indigenous lifestyle and a modern…
William Rees Ecological Footprints
William Rees Ecological Footprints
Ecological Footprint Work Receives International Recognition with Prestigious Blue Planet Prize Japan’s Prince Akishino and the Asahi Glass Foundation yesterday presented the Blue Planet Prize, one of the world’s premier environmental awards, to Global Footprint Network President Mathis Wackernagel and…
Ecological footprint ranking
Ecological footprint ranking
The Hazelwood power station in the Latrobe Valley, Victoria: more than half of Australia’s footprint comprises carbon pollution. Photograph: David Crosling/AAP Australians require a huge ecological “footprint” in order to sustain their lifestyles, with just 12 nations in the world using up more arable…
Ecological footprint definition for kids
Ecological footprint definition for kids
When you use energy, you increase your carbon footprint. Photo Credit StockSolutions/iStock/Getty Images You leave footprints when you walk in the sand, the mud and when you ve got wet feet. You also leave something called a carbon footprint. You can t see your carbon footprint, but you can explain to…
Ecological footprint of the United States
Ecological footprint of the United States
Country Trends Curious about the Footprints of individual countries? This graph tracks the per-person Ecological Footprint and biocapacity in United States of America since 1961. Both are measured in global hectares. Biocapacity per person varies each year with ecosystem management, agricultural practices…
Personal Ecological footprint
Personal Ecological footprint
Ecological footprint is an important measurement tool for local authorities who want to address sustainable development. The bottom line for sustainable development is that we need to live within the capacity of the ecosystems that support us, both as individuals and communities. The ecological footprint…
Calculating Ecological Footprints
Calculating Ecological Footprints
Introducing a new method to calculate productivity factor of EF model based on NPP. • Calculating China s productivity factors of 4 bio-productive land types. • Calculating the productivity factors of different land types in China s 34 provinces. • Comparing of productivity factors derived from this…