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FORM I FORM II FORM III FORM IV QUIZ

31.00 MANAGEMENT AND CONSERVATION OF THE ENVIRONMENT

31.1.0 Specific Objectives

By the end of the topic, the learner should be able to:

a) Define:

i) management

ii) conservation

b) explain why it is necessary to manage and conserve the environment

c) name environmental hazards

d) assess the impact of selected environmental hazards and suggest measures for combating them

e) discuss measures taken in management and conserving the environment

f) demonstrate a sense of responsibility in environmental management and conservation.

31.2.0 Content

31.21 Definition of:

a) Management

b) Conservation

31.22 The need for environmental management and conservation

31.23 Environmental hazards

31.24 Selected environmental hazards, the associated problems and measures for combating them:

a) Floods

b) Lightning

c) Windstorms

d) Pests and diseases

e) Pollution

31.25 Environmental management and conservation measures in Kenya

31.26 Field-work

Carry out field study on any aspect of environmental pollution