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What ecological issues are important in your community?
Bicycling is an important issue in our community. Many people in Tucson
train for the Tour de Tucson Bicycling Competition. It has become such an
issue that when new roads are built, accomodations for bike lanes are
made. A big problem is that many of our citizens do not appreciate
bicycling and are very rude and sometimes endanger bicyclists. Many times
bicyclists are to blame because they do not observe the rules of the road.
It is definitely an area of a large amount of interest and there is much
to be learned by everyone. The bottom line is that bicycling is good
because it does nothing to harm the environment, it is healthy for the
bicyclist, and it reduces the amount of traffic on the road.
Recycling is an important issue in our community and many companies have
adjusted their schedules to pick up recyclable material such as bottles,
cans corrugated card board. Although it is very difficult to take the
extra time to rinse out cans and have to trash bins instead of one, it is
of the utmost importance that we pay attention to our recycling habits.
Ultimately, it will help our community.
Smoking is a very important issue in our community because smoking
endangers the life of innocent bystanders and especially children. Many
restaurants have a section in their restaurants for smoking individuals
however, smoke is pervasive and people must seriously realize that a
section in the same room for smoking does not eliminate the hazard to