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URL: https://theconversation.com/the-ground-exhales-reducing-agricultures-greenhouse-gas-
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from source
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Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?
Yes, it is because the informations that are provided are facts not opinion. The author
also provided evidences to support the facts, provide external links and other credible
links to support its passage.
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URL: https://www.worldfuturecouncil.org/how-does-agriculture-contribute-to-climate-change/

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Internet
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I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 1 0
- .edu site is a college or university site

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person or organization for more information
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from source
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Information is backed up with evidence 1 0
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This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links -1 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated -1 0
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This site has no external links -1 0


This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, -1 0
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final total: 10
Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?
Yes, it is because the informations that are provided are facts not opinion. The author
also provided evidences to support the facts, provide external links and other credible
links to support its passage.
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URL: https://www.bettermeetsreality.com/how-much-land-in-the-world-is-used-for-agriculture-do-we-
have-enough-arable-agricultural-land-left-for-food-other-resources-in-the-future/

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Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0

This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 1 0


- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1 0
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0
Information is backed up with evidence 1 0
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1 0

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This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view -1 0
This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links -1 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated -1 0

The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service -1 0


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Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?
Yes, it is because the informations that are provided are facts not opinion. The author
also provided evidences to support the facts, provide external links and other credible
links to support its passage.
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URL: https://www.worldfuturecouncil.org/how-does-agriculture-contribute-to-climate-change/

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Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 1 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1 0
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0
Information is backed up with evidence 1 0
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1 0

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This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view -1 0
This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links -1 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated -1 0
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This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, -1 0
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Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?
Yes, it is because the informations that are provided are facts not opinion. The author
also provided evidences to support the facts, provide external links and other credible
links to support its passage.
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Thanaree (Ant), Pimmada (Broke), Kankamol(Fen) and Nattamon (Jean) 1008

URL: https://extension2.missouri.edu/g1915

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Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 1 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information

I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1 0
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0
Information is backed up with evidence 1 0
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1 0

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This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links -1 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated -1 0
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Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, it is because the informations that are provided are facts not opinion. The author
also provided evidences to support the facts.
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URL: https://www.idrc.ca/en/research-in-action/case-study-ecuador-
preventing-pesticide-poisonings-ecuador
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Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 1 0
- .edu site is a college or university site

This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1 0
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0
Information is backed up with evidence 1 0
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1 0

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This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view -1 0
This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links -1 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated -1 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service -1 0
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Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

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Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 1 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1 0
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0
Information is backed up with evidence 1 0
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1 0

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This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view -1 0
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This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links -1 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated -1 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service -1 0
This site has no external links -1 0
This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, -1 0
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Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, it is because the informations that are provided are facts not opinion. The author
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URL: http://people.oregonstate.edu/~muirp/pesthist.htm

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This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
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- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
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The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1 0
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0
Information is backed up with evidence 1 0
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1 0

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This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view -1 0

This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links -1 0


Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated -1 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service -1 0
This site has no external links -1 0
This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, -1 0
Religious, Safety
final total: 12
Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, it is because the informations that are provided are facts not opinion. The author
also provided evidences to support the facts.

URL: https://www.intechopen.com/books/toxicology-studies-cells-drugs-
and-environment/impact-of-pesticides-on-environmental-and-human-
health
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This site is maintained by a person or organization that I know is credible outside of the 1 0
Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 1 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1 0
from source

The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0
Information is backed up with evidence 1 0
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1 0

subtotal:
NEGATIVES
This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view -1 0
This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links -1 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated -1 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service -1 0
This site has no external links -1 0
This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, -1 0
Religious, Safety
final total: 12
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Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, it is because the informations that are provided are facts not opinion. The author
also provided evidences to support the facts.

URL: DDT[Pdf]. (n.d.). U.S.: National Pesticide Information Center


(NPIC).
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POSITIVES

I can identify a group or individual responsible for the content on this site. 1 0
This site is maintained by a person or organization that I know is credible outside of the 1 0
Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 1 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1 0
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0
Information is backed up with evidence 1 0
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1 0

subtotal:
NEGATIVES
This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view -1 0
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This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links -1 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated -1 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service -1 0
This site has no external links -1 0
This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, -1 0
Religious, Safety
final total: 8
Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, it is because the informations that are provided are facts not opinion. The author
also provided evidences to support the facts.

https://www.edf.org/oceans/overfishing-most-serious-threat-our-oceans
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POSITIVES
I can identify a group or individual responsible for the content on this site. 1 0
This site is maintained by a person or organization that I know is credible outside of the 1 0
Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 1 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information

I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
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The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1 0
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0
Information is backed up with evidence 1 0
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1 0

subtotal: 6
NEGATIVES
This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view 0

This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links 0


Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service 0
This site has no external links 0
This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, 0
Religious, Safety
final total: 6
Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, it is because this site is posted by an identify organization and it provides only
fact not the author’s opinion. The information is proved by evidence.

https://oceana.org/sites/default/files/reports/Bycatch_Report_FINAL.pdf

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POSITIVES

I can identify a group or individual responsible for the content on this site. 1
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This site is maintained by a person or organization that I know is credible outside of the 1
Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 1 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1
from source

The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0
Information is backed up with evidence 1
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1

subtotal: 7
NEGATIVES
This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view 0
This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service 0
This site has no external links 0
This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, 0
Religious, Safety
final total: 7
Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, it is because this site provided by a credible organization, sufficient evidence and
the purpose is to provide fact not opinion.
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https://www.marineinsight.com/environment/how-is-plastic-ruining-the-ocean/
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POSITIVES
I can identify a group or individual responsible for the content on this site. 1 0
This site is maintained by a person or organization that I know is credible outside of the 1 0
Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0

This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 1 0


- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1
Information is backed up with evidence 1
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1

subtotal: 9
NEGATIVES
This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view 0
This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service 0

This site has no external links 0


This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, 0
Religious, Safety
final total: 9
Environmental Science Final Project by
Thanaree (Ant), Pimmada (Broke), Kankamol(Fen) and Nattamon (Jean) 1008
Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, because this site is posted in the past 4 months by the credible organization and an
educated author. The information is backed up with evidence and does not include
opinion.

https://www.conserve-energy-future.com/causes-effects-solutions-of-
overfishing.php

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POSITIVES
I can identify a group or individual responsible for the content on this site. 1 0
This site is maintained by a person or organization that I know is credible outside of the 1 0
Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0

This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0


I know of other credible websites that link to this website 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 0
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 0
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1
Information is backed up with evidence 1
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1
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subtotal: 7
NEGATIVES
This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view 0
This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service 0
This site has no external links 0
This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, 0
Religious, Safety
final total: 7
Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, because this site is posted by educated author. The information is backed up with
evidence and does not include opinion.

https://www.thoughtco.com/recently-extinct-fish-1093350

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POSITIVES
I can identify a group or individual responsible for the content on this site. 1
This site is maintained by a person or organization that I know is credible outside of the 1
Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1
This site has external links to other credible websites 1
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 0
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This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 0
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1
Information is backed up with evidence 1
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1

subtotal: 9
NEGATIVES
This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view 0
This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service 0
This site has no external links 0
This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, 0
Religious, Safety
final total: 9
Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, because this site is posted in the past 6 months by the credible organization and an
educated author. The information is backed up with evidence and does not include
opinion.

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/global-warming/
deforestation/
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POSITIVES
I can identify a group or individual responsible for the content on this site. 1
This site is maintained by a person or organization that I know is credible outside of the 1
Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1
This site has external links to other credible websites 1
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1
person or organization for more information

I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1
Information is backed up with evidence 1
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1

subtotal: 12
NEGATIVES
This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view 0
This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service 0
This site has no external links 0
This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, 0
Religious, Safety
final total: 12
Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, because this site is posted in the past 6 months by the credible organization and an
educated author. The information is backed up with evidence and does not include
opinion.
Environmental Science Final Project by
Thanaree (Ant), Pimmada (Broke), Kankamol(Fen) and Nattamon (Jean) 1008

https://www.livescience.com/27692-deforestation.html
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POSITIVES
I can identify a group or individual responsible for the content on this site. 1 0
This site is maintained by a person or organization that I know is credible outside of the 1 0
Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1 0
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0
Information is backed up with evidence 1 0
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1 0

subtotal: 9
NEGATIVES
This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view 0
This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service 0
This site has no external links 0
This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, 0
Religious, Safety
final total: 9
Environmental Science Final Project by
Thanaree (Ant), Pimmada (Broke), Kankamol(Fen) and Nattamon (Jean) 1008
Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, because this site is posted in the past 6 months by the credible organization and an
educated author. The information is backed up with evidence and does not include
opinion.

http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_MEMO-08-632_en.htm
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POSITIVES
I can identify a group or individual responsible for the content on this site. 1 0
This site is maintained by a person or organization that I know is credible outside of the 1 0
Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0

The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1 0
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0
Information is backed up with evidence 1 0
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1 0

subtotal: 6
NEGATIVES
Environmental Science Final Project by
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This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view 0
This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service 0
This site has no external links -1 0
This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, 0
Religious, Safety
final total: 5
Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, because this site is posted in the past 6 months by the credible organization and an
educated author. The information is backed up with evidence and does not include
opinion.

https://kids.mongabay.com/lesson_plans/lisa_algee/deforestation.html
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POSITIVES

I can identify a group or individual responsible for the content on this site. 1 0
This site is maintained by a person or organization that I know is credible outside of the 1 0
Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
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The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1 0
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0
Information is backed up with evidence 1 0
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1 0

subtotal: 7
NEGATIVES
This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view 0

This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links 0


Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service 0
This site has no external links -1 0
This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, 0
Religious, Safety
final total: 6
Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, because this site is posted in the past 6 months by the credible organization and an
educated author. The information is backed up with evidence and does not include
opinion.

https://www.eartheclipse.com/environment/fantastic-solutions-to-deforestation.html
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POSITIVES
I can identify a group or individual responsible for the content on this site. 1 0
This site is maintained by a person or organization that I know is credible outside of the 1 0
Internet
Environmental Science Final Project by
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This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information
I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1 0
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0

Information is backed up with evidence 1 0


The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1 0

subtotal: 10
NEGATIVES
This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view 0
This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service 0
This site has no external links 0
This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, 0
Religious, Safety
final total: 10
Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, because this site is posted in the past 6 months by the credible organization and an
educated author. The information is backed up with evidence and does not include
opinion.
Environmental Science Final Project by
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https://www.reference.com/science/purpose-deforestation-cc46cd6741dfec51
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POSITIVES
I can identify a group or individual responsible for the content on this site. 1 0
This site is maintained by a person or organization that I know is credible outside of the 1 0
Internet
This site has been updated in the past 3 to 6 months 1 0
This site has external links to other credible websites 1 0
I know of other credible websites that link to this website 1 0
This site has a .gov or .edu suffix 
 0
- .edu site is a college or university site
This site provides a phone number or mailing address that I could use for contacting the 1 0
person or organization for more information

I have verified the information on this site using reliable offline resources 1 0
The site provides 2 or more sources and provides external links to verify information 1 0
from source
The source authors have education or experience to back up what they say 1 0
Information is backed up with evidence 1 0
The main purpose of this site is to provide facts (not opinions) 1 0

subtotal: 10
NEGATIVES
This site is clearly biased toward a specific opinion or point of view 0
This site contains many misspellings and/or broken links 0
Information is not backed up with evidence and is merely stated 0
The main purpose of this site is to sell a product or service 0
This site has no external links 0

This site has potential conflict of interests: Financial, Emotional, Political, Professional, 0
Religious, Safety
final total: 10
Environmental Science Final Project by
Thanaree (Ant), Pimmada (Broke), Kankamol(Fen) and Nattamon (Jean) 1008
Would you use this as a credible source? Why or why not?

Yes, because this site is posted in the past 6 months by the credible organization and an
educated author. The information is backed up with evidence and does not include
opinion.