||disallow an action or thing in a specified area
||The school banned water bottles because they are bad for the environment.
||when people take turns driving instead of taking two or more cars to the same location
||I carpool to work with two of my neighbours who also work downtown.
|clear cut or chop down
||to remove trees from a forest
||It is important to plant new trees in nearby areas after clear cutting.
||put certain types of waste (vegetable peels, newspapers, dry leaves) into a large container that will break down into reusable soil
||Since we started composting we've reduced our garbage by half.
||travel from home to work (either by public transit or driving)
||Imagine how much pollution you cause in a lifetime by commuting two hours a day?
||take into our bodies or homes
||Americans consume more than their share of the earth's resources.
||give money or items to an organization or individual in need
||When you donate money to this fund, the animals' habit is protected.
||to give off or out
||Cars emit harmful pollutants into the atmosphere.
||treat plants and green spaces (lawns and fields) with special chemicals that helps them to grow
||If you are going to fertilize your lawn, make sure to use an organic fertilizer.
||make as little as possible
||We can minimize pollution by walking instead of driving to work and school.
||put dangerous substances into the ground and the air
||Fumes from factories pollute our lakes and oceans.
||keep in its natural state
||We need stronger laws in order to preserve our forests.
||keep from harm
||It is important to protect your skin from the harmful UV rays of the sun.
||voice concern about; fight against an issue or decision
||The environmentalists will protest if the road builders don't make a bicycle lane.
||to take materials from garbage and form it into something new that can be used
||Please recycle your junk mail instead of throwing it in the garbage.
||You can reduce your household waste by buying products with less packaging.
||We reuse the inner bags from the cereal boxes inside our small garbage can.
||put in the garbage
||Don't throw away your grass clippings; leave them on your lawn.
||use until there is no more
||We are using up the earth's natural resources faster than ever.
||throw away something that is still useful
||Don't waste toilet paper; use one or two sheets instead of three or four.