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LA Environ Issues

TermDefinition
air pollution the presence of substances in the atmosphere that are harmful to the health of humans and other living things or cause damage to the environment.
environment the surroundings or conditions in which a person, animal, or plant lives or operates.
emissions the release of gases such as CO2, that are harmful to the environment (air quality).
air quality the condition of the air within our surroundings.
rural any open country, town, village, or city which is not part of an urban area
urban Related to a city.
deforestation the action of clearing a wide area of trees.
industrial has to do with industry or factories.
migration the movement of people from one place to another new location (geographic region).
Mexico City, Mx capital of the country Mexico.
smog fog or haze combined with smoke and other atmospheric pollutants.
Amazon Rainforest is a moist broadleaf forest that covers most of the Amazon Basin of South America; also known as Amazon jungle.
destruction the action or process of causing so much damage to something that it no longer exists or cannot be repaired.
pollution the presence in or introduction into the environment of a substance or thing that has harmful or poisonous effects.
global warming the process that causes the Earth's temperature to rise and makes the Earth warmer.
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