Climate change global warming.

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Climate change global warming.

  1. 1. Climate Change Global Warming
  2. 2. What is global warming?Global warming refers to the rising averagetemperature of Earth’s atmosphere and oceansand it’s projected continuation.
  3. 3. Global Warming Facts.-- average temperatures have climbed 1.4degrees Fahrenheit around the world since1880.-- the rate of warming is increasing.-- the arctic is feeling the effects the most.-- Arctic ice is rapidly disappearing.-- Glaciers and mountain snows are rapidlymelting.
  4. 4. Are humans causing it?--Humans have caused all or most of thecurrent planetary warming. Humanscaused global warming is often calledanthropogenic climate change.--Humans are pouring carbon dioxide intothe atmosphere much faster than plantsand oceans can absorb it.
  5. 5. What’s going to happen?-- global warming could lead to large-scale food andwater shortages and have catastrophic effects onwildlife.-- sea level could rise between 7 and 23 inches bycentury’s end.-- glaciers around the world could melt, causing sealevels to rise while creating water shortages.-- more than a million species face extinction fromdisappearing habitat, changing ecosystems andacidifying oceans.
  6. 6. ThanksForreadingmy post =)
  7. 7. REFERENCES:www.wikipedia.comnews.nationalgeographic.com

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