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environment

el medio ambiente

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aerosol

el aerosol

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atmosphere

la atmósfera

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hole

el agujero

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threat

la amenaza

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ozone layer

la capa de ozono

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hunting

la caza

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climate, weather

el clima

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pollution

la contaminación

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pollutants

los contaminantes

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oil spill

el derrame de petróleo

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waste

el desperdicio

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marine-life ecosystem

el ecosistema marino

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greenhouse effect

el efecto invernadero

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electricity

la electricidad

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shortage

la escasez

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factory

la fábrica

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lack

la falta

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wild plant life

la flora silvestre

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government

el gobierno

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ice

el hielo

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cleaning

la limpieza

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the Moon

la Luna

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pesticide

el pesticida

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oil

el petróleo

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battery

la pila

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planet

el planeta

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conservation

la preservación

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protection

la protección

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global warming

el recalentamiento global

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container

el recipiente

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natural resources

los recursos naturales

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rescue

el rescate

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nature preserve

la reserva natural

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tropical forest

la selva tropical

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Earth

la Tierra

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poison

el veneno

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wild animals, wildlife

la fauna salvaje

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bird

el ave

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bald eagle

el águila calva

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whale

la ballena

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species

la especie

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seal

la foca

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butterfly

la mariposa

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skin

la piel

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feather

la pluma

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environmental

ambiental

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polluted

contaminado-a

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harmful

dañino,-a

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ecological

ecológico,-a

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economical

económico,-a

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(in) danger of extinction

(en) peligro de extinción

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excessive

excesivo

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serious

grave

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wild

salvaje

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enough

suficiente

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chemical

quimíco

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to affect

afectar

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to exhaust, to run out

agotar (se)

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to threaten

amenazar

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to catch, to trap

atrapar

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to lower

bajar

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to punish

castigar

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to put, to place

colocar

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to preserve, to conserve

conservar

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to consume

consumir

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to contaminate, to pollute

contaminar

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to grow

crecer (c-->zc)

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to damage

dañar

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to melt

derretir (e-->i)

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to get rid of

deshacerse de

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to wste

esperdiciar

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to stop

detener

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to decrease, to diminish

disminuir (i-->y)

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to throw away

echar

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to be in charge of

estar a cargo de

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to exploit, to overwork

explotar

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to encourage

formentar

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to limit

limitar

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to preserve

preservar

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to prevent

prevenir

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to produce

producer

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to promote

promover

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to become aware of

tomar conciencia de

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to take steps/measures (to)

tomar medidas (de)

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unless

a menos que

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provided that, as long as

con tal que

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due to

debido a

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as soon as

en cuanto

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instead of

en vez de

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everywhere

por todas partes

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as soon as

tan pronto como

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It's up to us!, It's our turn

¡A todos nos toca!

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What a mess!

¡Qué lío!