Sustainability is the management of natural resources in ways that do not diminish or degrade Earths ability to provide them in the future. It meets the needs of the present without compromising the needs of the future generations. The ecological resilience to tolerate and recover from damage is a key factor in sustainability- Dan Sherman & Dave Montgomery Write an essay describing the following with specific examples: – How can we satisfy our needs and wants in a way that does not diminish or degrade Earths ability to provide for future generations? – What kind of future we want for our world and how do we plan, decide, and act to realize that future? – How can we ensure that the places we live, depend on, and cherish can recover from disruption and adverse environmental effects?