Natural Resources Worksheet

Using the textbooks, the University Library, or other resources answer each of the following questions in 150- to 300-words. Be sure to provide references for the sources you use. Visit this Fish and Wildlife Service website ( and perform a search of endangered species for your state.


Natural Resources Worksheet


Complete the following table:



Fossil Fuel                                                Alternative Energy


Identify 3 types of both energy categories and what they are most often used to power.

Benefits to using these energy types



Environmental impacts of using these energy types



Are these energy types renewable? Explain