often in the past year have you done each of the things listed below?
2 A few times
3 Most of the time
BAG10 I took
my own shopping bag to the store.
recycled (newspapers, bottles, cans, paper, etc).
reused materials to store food, such as aluminum foil, ziplock or paper
bags, or plastic containers.
practiced water conservation (e.g. by using water-saving devices,
the lawn less, or taking shorter showers.).
practiced energy conservation, e.g. by using energy-saving light bulbs,
timing a thermostat, turning down the heat.
used public transportation, biked, or walked to get to work, school, or
indicated how important each item is to you as a guiding principle in
1 Not at
HARMNY10 Harmony with nature
PROTCT10 Protecting the
POLLUT10 Preventing pollution
Respecting the earth
BEAUTY10 A world of beauty
indicate how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the statements
3 Neutral or undecided
Environmental protection will help to ensure a better quality of life
I would like to act to protect the environment, but it is too difficult
Environmental protection will save plants and animals from becoming
The actions of individuals cause environmental problems
Environmental protection will provide a better world for me and my
INDHLP10 An individual person's actions will
contribute little to the protection of the environment
I feel guilty if I don't do what I can to protect the environment
Laws to protect the environment limit my choices and personal freedoms
any of the following contributed to your awareness of environmental
problems? Please circle all that apply.
RELTVS10 Other relatives
The media (TV, radio, newspapers, magazines, movies, etc.)
dangerous do you think the following environmental problems are to you
and your family?
1 Not at all Dangerous
2 Somewhat Dangerous
Depletion of natural resources
Problems with the disposal of garbage and other solid