Alabama Courses of Study
AL.3. Geographical and Historical Studies: People, Places, and Regions
3.3. Describe ways the environment is affected by humans in Alabama and the world.
3.3.1. Using vocabulary associated with human influence on the environment, including irrigation, aeration, urbanization, reforestation, erosion, and migration.
3.7. Describe the relationship between locations of resources and patterns of population distribution.
3.7.3. Explaining the geographic impact of using petroleum, coal, nuclear power, and solar power as major energy sources in the twenty-first century.