paper prospect


The prospect should





The environmental issue/problem: Clearly define the issue, its main causes, and why it is

important for specific audiences to consider it.


Physical aspects

: Mention the most relevant biophysical aspects of the issue.



-related aspects

: If not explained when defining the causes of the issue, mention how

humans are involved in creating or amplifying the issue.


Extent of problem

: The paper should be focused on a study area or small region. Define the study

area, and how the environmental problem in the area

could be connected with overarching

biophysical and human str

uctures (levels and scales).

Make sure to include at least three

references that you could use to write the paper. One

of these references

must be a peer

-reviewed academic article

, academic book

, or academic book chapter.