Environmental Science Importance
Weather cycles erratic, rising temperatures, towns flooded and depletion of natural resources. With unorganisiert growing and uncontrolled development, environment, science has become an important channel for students today.
“In recent years, the environment, science as an important discipline, offer solutions to environmental problems,” said Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences at the University of Andhra, Byragi Reddy. Several scientific disciplines as biochemistry, physics, mathematics, biotechnology, chemistry, botany, toxicology, remote sensing and engineering have an inter-face with the scientific environment.
Environmental science is important for economy and welfare of human society.
It helps us in careful handling of the issues like pollution, overexploitation of natural resources, food security and sustainable development.
Excessive use of agrochemicals has degraded the environment and has disturbed the ecological balance.
Environmental science helps us to find ways and means to maintain the ecological balance.
It demonstrate how man can derive benefits from environment without destroying it.
It trains us to conserve ours fast depleting natural resources.
It helps to understand different food chain and ecological balance in nature.
It directs attention towards the problems of population explosion, depletion of natural resources and pollution and the methods of solving such problems.