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RE: P2 lesson



Mark,

Check out the site at http://www.earthvision.net/.  There is a
sub-section titled "Education" which contains lots of articles on
Environmental Education. Hope this helps!

Kelly Lacher
Global Environment & Technology Foundation
7010 Little River Turnpike
Annandale, VA 22003
(703) 750-6401


> -----Original Message-----
> From:	WasteMin@aol.com [SMTP:WasteMin@aol.com]
> Sent:	Wednesday, September 10, 1997 12:26 PM
> To:	p2tech@great-lakes.net
> Subject:	P2 lesson
> 
> I have just started working on a lesson for middle school kids and
> need some
> information. I am looking for some data that quantifies the
> environmental
> impact of a typical American lifestyle in terms kids can understand.
> For
> example, "It takes an average of four acres of farmland to feed an
> average
> American family of four for a year" or "For every mile travelled by an
> American car, $40 tax dollars are spent maintaining roads and
> bridges." (Note
> that these "facts" are EXAMPLES of the type of information I want and
> are not
> true statistics!)
> 
> Has anyone seen a compendium of info like this?
> 
> Thanks.
> 
> Mark Boylan
> WASTREN, Inc.
> 22 Executive Park Court
> Germantown MD  20875
> 301/540-5403
> wastemin@aol.com
> 
>