A Sustainable Earth has been written for senior secondary students in Australia by the Victorian Association of Environmental Educators and key educators involved in environmental education for senior secondary students. A Sustainable Earth analyses how our resources have changed over time with human intervention and how they should be managed. It is written in a suitable language and includes activities relevant to senior courses of study in Environmental Studies and Environmental Science. It is also relevant to environmental sections within other senior subjects such as Biology, Chemistry and Geography.
1. Sustainable societies; 2. A finite world; 3. Managing the environment; 4. An economic view of the environment; 5. A world that grows - population dynamics; 6. A question of weather - atmospheric modification; 7. Agriculture and biodiversity; 8. Environmental ethics and action.