ENVS 170 Intro to Natural Resources
Who would make a better Public Lands Commissioner for the
Write an essay, evaluating the two candidates. Say who you think would do a better job, but you may keep your actual vote private. Support your decision with evidence from one of the web sites provided, or from your own search through newspaper archives. Your essay should include:
You may also include a candidate’s:
Washington DNR website: www.dnr.wa.gov
Doug Sutherland’s campaign site: http://www.dougsutherland.org/
Peter Goldmark’s campaign site: http://www.petergoldmark.com/
The periodical database ProQuest
archives most of the major daily newspapers from
Your essay should be 600-800 words, which is about 1 ½ - 2 pages single-spaced. Use standard fonts and margins, formatting similar to your news reviews. When you use specific information from your research, be sure to cite your sources. If it’s a newspaper article, include the same information you’d have in your news review. If it’s from another source, name it and include the URL (web address).
These instructions are also available on our class website.
This assignment is worth 30 points. It is due Tuesday, November 4th (Election Day). Turn in your assignment in print or by email.