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  • Environmental Problems, Causes, and Solutions: An Open ...

    In a national evaluation of environmental literacy in Israel, (Negev, Sagy, Garb, Salzberg, & Tal, 2008), the authors included both ple choice questions and open questions. In this article the authors describe the qualitative analysis of the answers to an open question regarding a local environmental problem. Most participants specified solid waste, open spaces, or air pollution as the ...

  • Environmental Risks of Mining - Massachusetts Institute of ...

    Environmental Damages of Mining. Open pit mining. ... Additional Environmental Problems with Mining: In addition to the issues addressed above, there are many other environmental issues associated with mining: ... Mining is an inherently invasive process that can cause damage to a landscape in an area much larger than the mining site itself ...

  • 15 Current Environmental Problems That Our World is Facing ...