Watch the Video the Lorax. It covers a number of environmental resource depletion and waste issues.
ASSIGNMENT: Create a LIST of environmental issues from the video. You should be able to easily come up with at least 6 or 7 issues we have covered in this class
Once you have done that, write a three page double spaced paper relating the movie the Lorax to Santa Clara County. What are the similarities? What are the differences?
- Do you see any similarities? What are they? Explain.
- What environmental, social and economic challenges were caused? Be sure to cover all three.
- How specifically could we live a more sustainable and biocentric lifestyle?
- What lessons does the video, The Lorax teach us? Give a DETAILED answer and connect your answer to a theory or principle covered in this class.
Alternative Assignment: If you live or have lived in or near another urban area, choose that area and answer the same questions above. Be sure to tell me what urban area you are analyzing.