ESSAY #1 CHOOSE FROM THE FOLLOWING TWO OPTIONS (due October 9 by 9:30 am. via email):

Option One: Provide at least one current example of habitat loss/degradation that illustrates either (A) a lack of knowledge/understanding on the outcomes or (B) an intentional lack of concern for the degradation; and propose how this shortcoming can be realistically rectified.

Option Two: Share your own detailed experience with nature that provided you with "highest pleasure" and propose realistic ways that the majority might be able to experience and educated and imaginitive perception of nature.