Faculty of Civil & Environmental Engineering

NATURE CONSERVATION BFC 10202
1. Prof. Dr. Datin Maryati Mohamed 2. Dr. Alona C. Linatoc 3. Dr. Radin Maya Saphira 4. Dr. Norzila Othman 5. Dr. Angzzas Kassim UTHM, Sem I 2011/2012

WELCOME«..
Course: Nature Conservation Code: BFC 10202 Lecture: 2 hours / week Aims of Programme: File of PEO & PLO Aims of Course: File of RPP Theme Song: Earth Song (Micheal J.)

Important Dates. Bangunan F2 (atas)  . 7/12/2011 (Week 10). Saturday.. 3-4 pm.  TEST 1. 15/10/2011 (Week 6). Wednesday. Bangunan F2 (atas) TEST 2. 8-9 pm.

Quiz 1 (30 mins) A questionnaire will be given to you  The aim of this questionnaire is to gauge your knowledge on conservation of the natural environment  Please answer each question as briefly as possible  Your name is important as we would do some follow ups if there is a necessity  .

g. religion  Previous learning institute (e.Quiz 1 Name. polytechnics/high school etc)  . age. origin (town. country).

Quiz 1: Answer briefly Biodiversity 1. List 3 global changes and 2 types of pollutions People & nature 1. List 5 reasons why conserve nature 3. How do people alter nature 2. Give five examples of biodiversity 3. What can people do to protect nature . What are threats to biodiversity Conservation 1. What is biodiversity 2. What is meant by conservation 2.

Faculty of Civil & Environmental Engineering NATURE CONSERVATION BFC 10202 Part 1 : Introduction to Nature Conservation .

2 Impact of human activities to natural environment ± historical version 1.1 Built vs.3 Why conservation for natural environment? 1.4 You as the steward .Part 1: Introduction to Nature Conservation Topics: 1. Natural Environment ± The link 1.

Objectives of this Part     To learn about the natural environment To understand the impact of human activities on the natural environment To appreciate the need to maintain a good natural environment To realize the responsibility of human as khalifah .

Natural Environment .1 Built vs.Part 1 : Introduction to Nature Conservation NATURE CONSERVATION BFC 10202 1.

Natural Environment The Natural Environment Components of nature: living and non living  Formation of Earth  Living things on Earth  Interactions  Evolutions  .1 Built vs.1.

1 Built vs. Natural Environment .1.

dams. bridges.1.1 Built vs. Natural Environment The Built Environment Man-made  Examples ± road. buildings. canals. machinery  Man use energy and materials to built  Produce waste  . parks  Tools ± vehicles.

1 Built vs.1. Natural Environment .

Natural Environment The Link Occupy same space ± spatial issue  Existing at same time ± temporal issue  Increasing need for built environement due to increasing human population and modernization  .1.1 Built vs.

Natural Environment .1.1 Built vs.

mountains. garden (landscaping). grassland. desert Similarities: abiotic and biotic components. sea.1. rivers. schools. using same resources Differences: human creation. Natural Environment     Built environment ± houses.1 Built vs. renewable resources . man-made lakes (all to do with civil engineers!) Natural environment ± forest. occupy same space (biosphere).

2 Impact of Human Activities to Natural Environment .Part 1 : Introduction to Nature Conservation NATURE CONSERVATION BFC 10202 1.

1.2 Impact of Human Activities to Natural Environment Environmental problems Pollution  Global changes  Loss of biodiversity  In lectures: a. Causes? c. Effects? and d. What can you do about it? . What is it? b.

1.2 Impact of Human Activities to Natural Environment .

1.2 Impact of Human Activities to Natural Environment .

3 Why Conservation Natural Environment? .Part 1 : Introduction to Nature Conservation NATURE CONSERVATION BFC 10202for 1.

3 Why Conservation for Natural Environment? Conservation       What is conservation How does in comes about Why is conservation important to the world Why is conservation important to Malaysia Who is responsible for conservation Practical examples of successful conservation effort .1.

Part 1 : Introduction to Nature Conservation NATURE CONSERVATION BFC 10202 1.4 You as the Steward .

1.4 You as the Steward Responsibilities of human being To belief in Him  To take care of his creation  .