Explain how positive and negative consequences can increase pro-environmental behavior

Select an environmental problem that you can observe in your local community (i.e., air pollution, noise, traffic, waste disposal, water control, construction, crowding).

Prepare a 1,400- to 2,000-word paper in which evaluate strategies for promoting positive environmental behavior using your selected environmental problem. As a part of your paper, be sure to also address the following items:

  • Evaluate at least two strategies for promoting positive environmental behavior.
  • Explain how positive and negative consequences can increase pro-environmental behavior. Provide examples.
  • Describe at least one positive and one negative example of how technological advances have impacted the environment.
  • Includethe influence of environmental policies.

Prepare a 150-200 word summary of what you learned about your issue.

Include at least four references from peer-reviewed sources.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
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