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SOCIAL NETWORKINGEdit

THE PEOPLE WITH WHOM YOU INTERACT AND LOOK TO FOR FRIENDSHIP, INFORMATION, AND SOCIAL SUPPORT

COMMUNITY SERVICE ORGANIZATIONEdit

AN OFFICIAL COMMUNITY GROUP WHOSE MEMBERS ACT OR UNITE FOR A COMMON PURPOSE

MIX-USE DEVELOPMENTEdit

CITY OR TOWN DEVELOPMENT IN WHICH HOMES ARE BUILT CLOSE TO BUSINESSES AND SCHOOLS

URBAN SPRAWEdit

CITY OR TOWN DEVELOPMENT IN WHICH HOMES ARE BUILT SPREAD-OUT SUBURS THAT ARE NOT NEAR BUSINESS DISTRICTS

POLLUTIONEdit

THE PRESENCE OR RELEASE OF SUBSTANCES INTO THE ENVIRONMENT IN QUANTITIES THAT ARE HARMFUL TO LIVING ORGANISMS

FOSSIL FUELSEdit

ENERGY-RICH SUBSTANCES MINED FROM DEEP IN THE EARTH, INCLUDING COAL, OIL, AND NATURAL GAS

SMOGEdit

A BROWN HAZE THAT FORMS WHEN AIR POLLUANTS REACT IN THE PRESENCE OF SUNLIGHT

OZONE LAYEREdit

A SECTION OF THE ATMOSPHERE THAT CONTAINS NATURALLY OCCURRING OZONE; ABSORBS ULTRAVIOLET LIGHT FROM THE SUN

ASBESTOSEdit

A FIBROUS MINEVAL THAT WAS ONCE USED IN FIREPROOFING AND OTHER BUILDING MATERIALS; ASBESTOS FIBERS CAN CAUSE LUNG DISEASE

RANDONEdit

A NATURALLY OCCURRING RADIOACTIVE GAS IS A SERIOUS INDOOR AIR POLLUTANT 

BIODEGRADABLE WASTEEdit

WASTE THAT CAN BE BROKEN DOWN BY MICROORGANISMS

HAZARDOUS WASTEEdit

WASTE THAT IS EITHER FLAMMABLE, EXPLOSIVE, CORROSIVE, TOXIC TO HUMANS OR OTHER LIVING THINGS

LANDFILLEdit

A PERMANENT STORGE AREA WHERE GARBAGE AND COVERED WITH SOIL

RECYCLINGEdit

THE PROCESS OF RECLAIMING RAW MATERIALS FROM DISCARDED PRODUCTS AND USING THEM TO CREATE NEW PRODUCTS

SEWAGEEdit

WASTE MATERIAL CARRIED FROM TOLIETS AND DRAINS

RUNOFFEdit

WATER THAT DRAINS FROM LAND INTO STREAMS AND OTHER WATER BODIES

CONSERVATIONEdit

THE PROTECTION AND PRESERVATION OF THE NATURAL ENVIRONMENT BY MANAGING NATURAL RESOURCES WISELY AND DEVELOPING LAND FOR NEW CONSTRUCTION RESPONSIBLY

CIVIC ENGAGEMENTEdit

THE LEVEL OF INVOLEMENT THAT AVERAGE CITIZENS HAVE IN THE PLANNING AND DECISION THAT AFFECTS THEIR COMMUNITY

CONSENSUS-BULIDINGEdit

THE PROCESS BY WHICH A COMMUNITY ARRIVES AT AN AGREED-UPON VISION FOR THE FUTURE

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