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ENV201/202: Researching Environmental Problems: Evaluating Sources

Spring 2022: D. Lello

Evaulation of Information

BEWARE:  Always remember to evaluate the quality of the site you are viewing.  Don't believe everything you read unless the information comes from a reputable or reliable source. 

Answer the questions: who? what? when? where? how? and to what extent? 

Wikipedia - Beware

Don't believe everything you read!  Evaluate and verify.

Contentious science topics on Wikipedia subject to editing mischief
Science News. 10/3/2015, Vol. 188 Issue 7, p5-5. 1/4p. 1 Chart.

Assessing Sources

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