Environment

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Instructions: For each of the following, please rate the extent to which you agree with each statement, using the scale from 1 to 5 as shown below. Please respond as you really feel, rather than how you think "most people" feel.

1. I enjoy being outdoors, even in unpleasant weather.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
Neither Agree nor Disagree
Agree
Strongly Agree

2. Some species are just meant to die out or become extinct.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
Neither Agree nor Disagree
Agree
Strongly Agree

3. Humans have the right to use natural resources any way we want.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
Neither Agree nor Disagree
Agree
Strongly Agree

4. My ideal vacation spot would be a remote, wilderness area.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
Neither Agree nor Disagree
Agree
Strongly Agree

5. I always think about how my actions affect the environment.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
Neither Agree nor Disagree
Agree
Strongly Agree

6. I enjoy digging in the earth and getting dirt on my hands.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
Neither Agree nor Disagree
Agree
Strongly Agree

7. My connection to nature and the environment is a part of my spirituality.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
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Agree
Strongly Agree

8. I am very aware of environmental issues

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
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Agree
Strongly Agree

9. I take notice of wildlife wherever I am.

Strongly Disagree
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Strongly Agree

10. I don't often go out in nature.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
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Agree
Strongly Agree

11. Nothing I do will change problems in other places on the planet.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
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Strongly Agree

12. I am not separate from nature, but a part of nature.

Strongly Disagree
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13. The thought of being deep in the woods, away from civilization, is frightening.

Strongly Disagree
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Strongly Agree

14. My feelings about nature do not affect how I live my life.

Strongly Disagree
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Strongly Agree

15. Animals, birds and plants should have fewer rights than humans.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
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Strongly Agree

16. Even in the middle of the city, I notice nature around me.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
Neither Agree nor Disagree
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Strongly Agree

17. My relationship to nature is an important part of who I am.

Strongly Disagree
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Strongly Agree

18. Conservation is unnecessary because nature is strong enough to recover from any human impact.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
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Strongly Agree

19. The state of non-human species is an indicator of the future for humans.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
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Strongly Agree

20. I think a lot about the suffering of animals.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
Neither Agree nor Disagree
Agree
Strongly Agree

21. I feel very connected to all living things and the earth.

Strongly Disagree
Disagree
Neither Agree nor Disagree
Agree
Strongly Agree