Assignment: Environmental Health
• Utilize a systems-based and collaborative approach to address factors that influence the health of a community and population health problems.
Visit the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's MyEnvironment siteand enter your city and state, ZIP code, or location into the location box.
Use Staten Island NY 10305.
Choose one of the topic areas.
• My Health
• My Climate
• My Air
• My Water
Then, click on the boxes under the Map Contents menu to add data into the map on specific topics. Explore the site to learn more about your environment and things that might be impacting the health of its citizens.
• Identify something new you learned about your environment and how it could be affecting health by completing this statement, "I didn't know _____."
• How could you, in the role of a community health nurse, address these concerns?
The response should include a reference list. Double-space, using Times New Roman 12 pnt font, one-inch margins, and APA style of writing and citations.