Umwelt Vokabeln im Englischen mit Beispielsätzen – Englisch – Deutsch

Englisch Deutsch Beispielsatz
acid rain saurer Regen Acid rain is very harmful to the environment.
aerosol, spray Spraydose Aerosol sprays are the worst cause of pollution in the home.
to affect auf etwas einwirken This area was affected by the flood.
to ail dahinsiechend, kränkeln The huge trees had been ailing for years before they were cut down.
atmosphere Atmosphäre The Earth's atmosphere is a thin layer of gases that surrounds the Earth.
to be aware bewusst I think my neighbour isn't aware of polluting the environment.
balance Gleichgewicht Nature's balance might be disturbed.
biodegradable biologisch abbaubar All our products are biodegradable.
biodiversity Artenvielfalt What about an evening stroll to look at the biodiversity in our park?
biosphere Biosphäre The biosphere is the part of the earth's atmosphere and surface in which animals and plants can live.
carbon Kohlenstoff Carbon is a chemical substance contained in all plants and animals.
carbon dioxide Kohlendioxid The concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is low.
carbon monoxide Kohlenmonoxid Carbon monoxide is emitted by cars.
catalytic converter Katalysator Since 1993 catalytic converters have been compulsory in Britain.
catastrophe Katastrophe The Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund (FHCF) was created in November 1993.
to chop down fällen Poor people often chop down trees for firewood.
climate Klima The Mediterranean climate is good for growing citrus fruits.
coastal waters Küstengewässer Many bays and coastal waters have been contaminated with heavy metals.
cooling agent Kühlmittel Cooling agents are expensive.
to combat bekämpfen There should be stricter laws to combat air pollution.
to contaminate verseuchen The soil has been contaminated.
creature Lebewesen Is there a sea creature or not?
death of the forests Waldsterben The death of the forests is a big problem in Europe.
to destroy zerstören The house was completely destroyed by fire.
destruction Zerstörung The use of renewable sources could stop the destruction of the rainforests.
detergent Reinigungsmittel (chemisch)> Try to use detergents that are perfume free.
to die out aussterben Animals are dying out far more often than you might think.
to diminish verringern/vermindern The people try to diminish the pollution of the water.
dirt Schmutz The dirt has been removed from the ground.
to disappear verschwinden Many species disappeared in the last century.
disaster Unglück The recent earthquake in India is a disaster.
disposal Beseitigung, Entsorgung Unfortunately, fewer people know of the disposal of hazardous waste.
drought Dürre Drought had ruined the crops year after year.
to dry up, to parch austrocknen, vertrockenen During the long time of drought many rivers have dried up/parched.
to dump abladen, ablagern Old washing machines have been dumped near the beach.
dumping ground Müllhalde City canals are often used as dumping grounds.
dust Staub Do not inhale the dust, it's dangerous.
earthquake Erdbeben On April 18, 1906, shortly after 5:00 am, a great earthquake struck San Francisco.
ecology Ökologie Oil pollution could damage the ecology of the costs.
ecosystem Ökosystem Jordan appealed for assistance to
help save the ecosystem of the Dead Sea, whose water level is dropping.
emission Absonderung, Emission The organization calls for stricter controls on emissions.
to emit ausstoßen Sulphur gases were emitted by the spewing volcano.
endangered gefährdet, vom Aussterben bedroht The sea turtle is an endangered species.
energy conservation Energieeinsparung Energy conservation is a process of saving energy.
energy source Energiequelle Space energy is one of the energy sources of the future.
energy-efficient energiesparend Energy-efficient windows help to lower your heating costs.
environment Umwelt We must protect the environment.
environmentalist Umweltschützer/in Environmentalists are people who love the natural world.
to erode untergraben, unterspülen It took about 67,000 years to erode the Grand Canyon.
erosion Erosion Wind and water are the main agents of soil erosion.
evolution Entwicklung (Evolution) The introduction of cloned plants will affect evolution.
exhaust fumes Auspuffgase Over the past month officers have been stopping vehicles in Manchester to test exhaust fumes.
to be exposed to ausgesetzt sein You risk skin cancer if you are often exposed to strong sunlight.
extinct ausgestorben Hawaii is home to a great many extinct species.
factory farming Viehhaltung (automatisiert) Is factory farming a way of animal abuse?
famine Hungersnot The Irish Famine of 1846-50 took as many as a million lives from hunger and disease.
fertile fruchtbar Fertile land is land where things grow easily.
fertilizer Düngemittel Fertilizers are chemicals given to plants with the intention of promoting growth.
Fischdampfer Trawler Trawlers are not permitted on the lake.
fume Rauch, Qualm Workers are exposed to fumes from asphalt.
fumes Dämpfe The lava gives off clouds of toxic fumes as it flows into the Pacific Ocean.
geothermal Erdwärme The first geothermal power station was built in Landrella, Italy.
global warming Erwärmung They started a campaign to slow down the process of global warming.
greenhouse effect Treibhauseffekt The greenhouse effect is the rise in temperature caused by gases in the atmosphere.
hardest hit am schlimmsten betroffen sein Our town was hardest hit by last year's earthquake.
to harm beschädigen Pollution can harm animals and the environment.
to be harmful schädlich Air pollution is harmful to everyone.
heat wave Hitzewelle Slow down and avoid strenuous activity if a heat wave is happening.
heavy metal Schwermetall Less heavy metal has been introduced by air into the Baltic Sea since the 1990s.
hydrocarbon Kohlenwasserstoff Various hydrocarbons have been found in Jupiter's atmosphere.
industrial waste Industrieabfall Industrial waste can contain small amounts of radioactive materials.
insulation Isolierung (Material) Often glass fibre is used as roof insulation.
to leak durchsickern Oil leaked out of the tank.
to load belasten The owners of the local factories are loaded with new environmental laws.
marine life Meeresfauna/Meeresflora Around the islands marine life is seriously threatened by oil slick.
to menace bedrohen Hurricane Hugo menaced the US coast for seven days.
natural gas Erdgas 61 percent of US households used natural gas for heating in 2002.
oil slick Ölteppich Large oil slicks were found near the coast.
overfertilization Überdüngung Overfertilization is a common problem.
oxygen Sauerstoff The cells need oxygen to survive.
ozone layer Ozonschicht The ozone layer screens out the sun's harmful ultraviolet radiation.
permission Genehmigung Ask permission for the privilege to cross private land.
poison Gift, Schadstoff The cat was killed by rat poison.
poisonous giftig She has lots of poisonous plants in her garden.
the polar ice caps Polkappen If the polar ice caps melt, the ocean levels rise.
to pollute verschmutzen Please do not pollute the air.
pollution Verschmutzung Air pollution is a problem for all of us.
power station Kraftwerk Power stations are only about 40 per cent efficient.
precipitation Niederschlag Rain, snow, hail and sleet are types of precipitation.
preservation Erhaltung, Bewahrung He is interested in historic preservation.
prevention Vermeidung The prevention of litter is very important.
to protect schützen Russia wants to protect the environment in the Baltic region.
to purify reinigen, säubern You can purify water with two chemicals: chlorine bleach and iodine.
radiation Strahlung Radiation is used for medical reasons.
rainforest Regenwald Tropical rainforests are the Earth's oldest living ecosystems.
to recycle wiederverwerten This carton is made from recycled paper.
remedial action Hilfsmaßnahme The Great Lakes Remedial Action Plan Program was created in 1987.
renewable erneuerbar A renewable energy system converts the energy found in sunlight, wind, falling water, waves, geothermal heat, or biomass.
reusable wiederverwertbar There are two kinds of plastic bottles: reusable bottles and single-service bottles.
to screen from abschirmen von You should screen your eyes from the sun when hiking in the mountains.
sea level Meeresspiegel Death Valley lies 86 metres (282 feet) below sea level.
sewage Abwasser Sewage, used water, comes from factories and households.
sewage plant Kläranlage The city needs to have a sewage plant.
sludge Klärschlamm Sludge is often used on agricultural land.
soil Boden Soil is the top layer of the earth in which trees, plant etc. grow.
solvent Lösungsmittel Benzene and turpentine are solvents.
starvation Hungertod Starvation is the most severe form of malnutrition.
stratosphere Stratosphäre The ozone layer is within the stratosphere.
surface Oberfläche About 70% of the Earth's surface is covered with water.
to threaten drohen Toxic chemical substances threaten sea turtles.
tide Gezeiten The tide is in/out.
timber Bauholz, Nutzholz Timber is wood for building ships and houses.
toxic waste Giftmüll A ship with toxic waste sank.
toxic waste dump Giftmülldeponie The toxic waste dump was built.
trawler Fischdampfer Trawlers, are not permitted on the lake.
unleaded bleifrei Unleaded petrol is less harmful to the environment.
untreated unbehandelt Coastal cities often dump their untreatened waste into the sea.
urbanization Verstädterung Urbanization is a worldwide trend.
waste heat Abwärme The use of waste heat will reduce electricity consumption.
waste paper Altpapier Recycling waste paper is a favourable method.
waste separation Mülltrennung Do you know how to do waste separation?
wind energy Windenergie Wind energy is widely used in South Africa for water pumping.
windpark/windfarm Windpark Offshore windfarms have been built.