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Vocab Quiz 1

Natural Resources Materials removed from the Earth and used by people.
Renewable Resources Natural resources that can be replaced by nature.
Non-Renewable Resources Natural resources that cannot be replaced by nature.
Irrigation The process of supplying water to dry regions.
Erosion The carrying off of soil by water or wind.
Urban Development The building of cities, towns, and other urban areas.
Deforestation The demolition and removal of forests for the purpose of urban development.
Habitat Fragmentation The isolation of small portions of habitats from one another.
Hydroelectric Power Electricity produced from the mechanical energy of falling or running water.
Surface Mining The process of removing mineral resources from the Earth.
Hydraulic Fracturing The process of drilling and injecting fluid into the ground at a high pressure in order to fracture shale rocks and release natural gas.
Created by: susanmason