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Environment Words Spiral Puzzle



1 any substance relating to or originating from a living organism

2 a natural resource that can be replenished via natural processes

3 the effect of altering the natural environment, mostly by overpopulation, over-cultivating, altering the natural flow of water, and introduction of non-native plant life; degrading the soil to the point it can no longer sustain life causing dry

4 the act of promoting the responsible, renewable consumption of the natural resources of the earth to protect the environment and its natural resources from contamination or depletion

5. the often toxic by-product produced by various industrialized activities that are usually very harmful to the environment and cause contamination

6. the process by which a society is transformed from a pre-industrial state to an industrial one, often causing a rise in pollution and ill effects on the environment

7. causing a plant or animal species or organism to no longer exist, usually due to over-hunting or destruction of an ecosystem

8. to use a resource via methods that do not deplete the supply of the resource

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