LA.SE-M. Science and the Environment: In learning environmental science, students will develop an appreciation of the natural environment, learn the importance of environmental quality, and acquire a sense of stewardship. As consumers and citizens, they will be able to recognize how our personal, professional, and political actions affect the natural world.
GLE-M-46. Grade Level Expectation: Identify ways people can reuse, recycle, and reduce the use of resources to improve and protect the quality of life (SE-M-A6)
SE-M-A3. Defining the concept of pollutant and describing the effects of various pollutants on ecosystems. (1, 2, 3, 4, 5)