ENVS 2

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AQA AS Environmental Studies - Unit 2 The Physical Environment

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ENVS 2
1 Atmosphere
1.1 Composition
1.1.1 Changes with time
1.1.2 Changes with altitude
1.1.3 Solar radiation
1.2 Human impacts
1.2.1 Global Climate Change
1.2.2 Ozone Depletion
2 Lithosphere
2.1 Mineral resources
2.1.1 Geological Origins
2.1.2 Resources, Reserves, Exploitation
2.1.3 Extraction Methods
2.1.4 Environmental impact
2.1.5 Future of mineral supply
2.2 Biochemical cycles
2.2.1 Carbon Cycle
2.2.2 Nitrogen Cycle
2.2.3 Phosphorus Cycle
2.3 Soils
2.3.1 Componants
2.3.2 Effects of properties on fertility and production
3 Hydrosphere
3.1 Properties of water
3.1.1 Changes of state
3.1.2 Anomalous Expansion
3.1.3 Solvent properties
3.1.4 High Heat Capacity
3.2 Hydrological cycle
3.2.1 Transfers between reserviors
3.2.2 Processes involved
3.3 Water as a resource
3.3.1 Abstractive uses
3.3.2 Non-abstractive uses
3.3.3 Conflicts of interest
3.4 Sources of water
3.4.1 Rivers
3.4.2 Reserviors
3.4.3 Aquifers
3.4.4 Sea Water
3.5 Water treatment
3.5.1 Freshwater treatment
3.5.2 Seawater treatment
3.6 Demand for water
3.6.1 Factors that cause change
3.6.2 Global Supply
3.7 Conservation and management
3.7.1 Increase availability
3.7.2 Better distribution
3.7.3 More efficient use
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