Ecological Footprint Calculators


This website contains interactive calculators for determining various environmental impacts. The site includes more than 15 different calculators to determine greenhouse gas emissions, ecological footprints, electricity pollution, air travel pollution, commuting costs, appliance costs, pollution prevention and more. These calculators can be used for computer-based classroom activities or to enable students to see which types of activities have the greatest environmental impact.

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Subject: Environmental Science:Soils and Agriculture:Food Production and Distribution, Environmental Science:Sustainability, Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling, Geoscience:Soils, Environmental Science:Waste:Waste Solid :Waste Reduction/Recycling, Environmental Science:Policy:Environmental Decision-Making, Environmental Science:Energy:Efficiency and Energy Conservation, Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity:Water Conservation
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection, Computer Applications
Special Interest: Sustainability
Theme: Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Sustainability, Public Policy, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Soil, Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Water, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Biogeoscience, Environmental Science, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Energy
Environmental Policy: Environmental Decision-Making
Topics: Energy/Material cyclesKeywords: conservation, sustainability