Relationship Between Humans And The Environment Essay

2052 Words Apr 11th, 2016 9 Pages
The Earth, the largest ecosystem ever recognized, having billions of living and non-living organism co-habiting and interacting with one another as a system. Out of the entire organism involved in preserving our ecosystem one particular species has been more engross with the environment than others; the human species. The relationship between humans and the environment has mostly been a one sided gain for humans. Even though some people think humans have tried in their own effort of keeping the environment clean and sustainable under the global movement of going and keeping the environment green others feel human effort of going green hasn’t really depicted the notion of going “GREEN”. The fast use of natural resources, rapid dispersal of pollutants in the atmosphere, and improper disposal of hazardous material hasn’t portrayed our devotion to go GREEN but rather shows our lack of concern and tendency to look the other way when it comes to us gaining from the environment.
Before we start arguing the human standards of going green we need to be able to ask ourselves one question which is what does it mean to actually go green. According to Going green means the pursue of knowledge and practices that can lead to more environmentally friendly and ecologically responsible decisions and lifestyles (“what does going green mean”, 2014). These practice can help protect the environment and sustain its natural resources for current and future generations.…

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