Humans modify the environment in places they live. For example, people convert fields and forests into towns and irrigate arid land to support farming. Give 2 examples of ways people have modified the environment where we live.

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  1. I can't answer this for you because I don't know where you live.

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  2. In general, The unites states.

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  3. In New Orleans, people have built levies. We all build houses either with central heating, central air conditioning or both. We build highways and airports for travel ease. In earthquake-prone zones, buildings are built to withstand the tremors. Dams are built to control river flooding.

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