In this module we have been examining environmental indicators and standards. One way to be aware of the environmental impact of a person or business is to know the carbon footprint. In this assignment you will calculate your carbon footprint. Please write a short 2 page paper that you submit online, please make sure it is well written and properly cited.
- How did you calculate your carbon footprint? Tell me the calculator and website you used. Why did you use this calculator?
- What is your carbon footprint? Were you surprised? Was it more or less than what you expected?
- What are some ways you can reduce your own carbon footprint?
- Did the calculator you used offer any ways to offset your carbon footprint? If so, what were they? How does it work?