` Education – GBRI
 

Biodiversity Biodiversity is essentially everywhere, present on Earth’s surface and in every drop of its bodies of water. Biodiversity is the foundation of ecosystem services to which human well-being is intimately linked. The Green Leap: Can We Construct Urban Communities that Conserve Biodiversity? For the first time in our history, more people live in urban [...]
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Contractors (how contractor play a role in sustainability) Contractors play an integral part in the process of bringing a green building project, or any construction project, to fruition. They are responsible for the day-to-day oversight of the site, management of vendors and trades, and the communication of all involved parties throughout the course of a [...]
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Green Homes A green home is a type of house designed to be environmentally friendly and sustainable, and also focuses on the efficient use of energy, water, and building materials. Green certification can be a valuable marketing tool for builders as homebuyers start to focus more attention on energy efficiency, durability and healthy interiors. Green [...]
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Pollution Pollution can be described as contamination of air, water and soil by introduction of a contaminant into a natural environment, usually by humans that are harmful to living organisms. The most common forms of pollution are air pollution, water pollution, agricultural pollution and land pollution. Methane expended from livestock, carbon emissions from transport, and [...]
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Climate Change The Earth's climate has changed throughout history. Just in the last 650,000 years there have been seven cycles of glacial advance and retreat, with the abrupt end of the last ice age about 7,000 years ago marking the beginning of the modern climate era – and of human civilization. The evidence for rapid [...]
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Social Responsibility Social responsibility is the idea that individuals and businesses should balance profit-making activities with activities that benefit society; it involves developing businesses with a positive relationship to the society in which they operate. The International Organization for Standardization, or ISO, emphasizes that the relationship to the society and environment in which businesses operate [...]
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Eco-Tourism Ecotourism is about uniting conservation, communities, and sustainable travel. Ecotourists engage in sustainable, responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment, sustains the well-being of local people, and involves interpretation and education. Ecotourism can take place across the ocean, or even just across the block! Exciting destinations such as Costa Rica, Cambodia, and [...]
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