- Natural Resources - Need to Manage Our Resources
The activities of man had adverse effects on all forms of living organisms in the biosphere. Unlimited exploitation of nature by man disturbed the delicate ecological balance between the living and non-living components of the biosphere. The unfavourable conditions created by man himself threatened the survival not only of himself but also of the entire living organisms on the mother earth. One of your classmates is an active member of 'Eco club' of your school which is creating environmental awareness amongst the school students, spreading the same in the society and also working hard for preventing environmental degradation of the surroundings
Why is it necessary to conserve our environment?
Why do you think there should be equitable distribution of resources? What forces would be working against an equitable distribution of our resources?
How do advantages of exploiting natural resources with short term gains in mind differ from the advantages of managing our resources with a long-term perspective?