Ecosystem Threats and Environmental Risks . “Ranching in Brazil”. “Ranching in Brazil”. “Ranching in Brazil”. “Ranching in Brazil”. Pg. 120 – Question 7 (a) & (b) 7 (a) How has ranching disrupted fragile relationships in the tropical rainforest ecosystem? ANS:
WHO CARES - DO YOU ?
How would each of the following feel about a gold mine being developed in a local wilderness area – what is their position?
President of a local environmental group.
Owner of Regal Goldfields – mine developer.
Owner of a local hunting lodge.
Chief naturalist for the wilderness area.
President of the local Fish and Wildlife Association.
An unemployed fisherman.
The wife of the fisherman – a part-time fish-plant worker.
The mayor of a local town.
The owner of a local trucking company.
The owner of a local restaurant.