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Planet Earth

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A Power Point I had to create for Language class as a persuasive PSA. Enjoy!

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Planet Earth

  1. 1. Planet Earth The fight to preserve our planet .
  2. 2. Since 1978, Brazil has lost around 211,180 square miles of their rainforest. But, according to the Brazilian government, that number decreased by 37% in the 2004-2005 year.
  3. 3. Since 1978, Brazil has lost around 211,180 square miles of their rainforest. But, according to the Brazilian government, that number decreased by 37% in the 2004-2005 year.
  4. 4. Since 1978, Brazil has lost around 211,180 square miles of their rainforest. But, according to the Brazilian government, that number decreased by 37% in the 2004-2005 year.
  5. 5. Since 1978, Brazil has lost around 211,180 square miles of their rainforest. But, according to the Brazilian government, that number decreased by 37% in the 2004-2005 year.
  6. 6. Since 1978, Brazil has lost around 211,180 square miles of their rainforest. But, according to the Brazilian government, that number decreased by 37% in the 2004-2005 year.
  7. 7. Since 1978, Brazil has lost around 211,180 square miles of their rainforest. But, according to the Brazilian government, that number decreased by 37% in the 2004-2005 year.
  8. 8. <ul><li>20% of the worlds oxygen comes from the Amazon rainforest. </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>If deforestation continues at the same rate, Earth’s rainforests could completely vanish in 100 years. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Every year, thousands of pounds of materials are recycled. This graph shows how many tons of each material were recycled in 2004.
  11. 11. Every year, thousands of pounds of materials are recycled. This graph shows how many tons of each material were recycled in 2005.
  12. 12. Every year, thousands of pounds of materials are recycled. This graph shows how many tons of each material were recycled in 2006.
  13. 13. Every year, thousands of pounds of materials are recycled. This graph shows how many tons of each material were recycled in 2007.
  14. 14. Recycling centers can be found almost anywhere.
  15. 15. Recycling centers can be found almost anywhere.
  16. 16. Recycling centers can be found almost anywhere.
  17. 17. Recycling centers can be found almost anywhere.
  18. 18. Recycling centers can be found almost anywhere.
  19. 19. Recycling centers can be found almost anywhere.
  20. 20. <ul><li>In 2005, 50 percent of all paper products were recycled - about 42 million tons. </li></ul>
  21. 21. According to Biocycle magazine, 409 million tons of non-hazardous waste were added to American landfills in 2001, which is quite a lot more than the 247 million tons in 1990.
  22. 22. According to Biocycle magazine, 409 million tons of non-hazardous waste were added to American landfills in 2001, which is quite a lot more than the 247 million tons in 1990.
  23. 23. According to Biocycle magazine, 409 million tons of non-hazardous waste were added to American landfills in 2001, which is quite a lot more than the 247 million tons in 1990.
  24. 24. <ul><li>Landfill liners are just 1/10 of an inch thick. </li></ul>
  25. 25. As the graph below shows, most of America’s waste comes from paper products, metals, glass, and plastics, all of which are recyclable materials. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
  26. 26. As the graph below shows, most of America’s waste comes from paper products, metals, glass, and plastics, all of which are recyclable materials. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Chemicals
  27. 27. As the graph below shows, most of America’s waste comes from paper products, metals, glass, and plastics, all of which are recyclable materials. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Chemicals
  28. 28. As the graph below shows, most of America’s waste comes from paper products, metals, glass, and plastics, all of which are recyclable materials. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Chemicals
  29. 29. As the graph below shows, most of America’s waste comes from paper products, metals, glass, and plastics, all of which are recyclable materials. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Chemicals
  30. 30. As the graph below shows, most of America’s waste comes from paper products, metals, glass, and plastics, all of which are recyclable materials. ____________________________________________________________________________________ Chemicals
  31. 31. As the graph below shows, most of America’s waste comes from paper products, metals, glass, and plastics, all of which are recyclable materials. Chemicals
  32. 32. <ul><li>In 2005, the U.S. had 8,550 curbside recycling programs. </li></ul>
  33. 33. Right now, the processes that turn wind or the sun into energy aren’t efficient enough to make a significant difference, considering they use a considerable amount of the energy they create to power themselves.
  34. 34. Right now, the processes that turn wind or the sun into energy aren’t efficient enough to make a significant difference, considering they use a considerable amount of the energy they create to power themselves.
  35. 35. Right now, the processes that turn wind or the sun into energy aren’t efficient enough to make a significant difference, considering they use a considerable amount of the energy they create to power themselves.
  36. 36. Right now, the processes that turn wind or the sun into energy aren’t efficient enough to make a significant difference, considering they use a considerable amount of the energy they create to power themselves.
  37. 37. Right now, the processes that turn wind or the sun into energy aren’t efficient enough to make a significant difference, considering they use a considerable amount of the energy they create to power themselves.
  38. 38. The United States is the number one country in contributing to global warming. 1
  39. 39. Due to global warming, the number of hurricanes has greatly increased. An estimated $100 billion was destroyed with hurricanes in 2005 alone.
  40. 40. Due to global warming, the number of hurricanes has greatly increased. An estimated $100 billion was destroyed with hurricanes in 2005 alone. $ $
  41. 41. Due to global warming, the number of hurricanes has greatly increased. An estimated $100 billion was destroyed with hurricanes in 2005 alone. $ $
  42. 42. <ul><li>17 of the 20 most expensive hurricanes on record have occurred within the past twenty years. </li></ul>
  43. 43. 15-37% of all plant and animal species could be wiped out by 2050
  44. 44. 15-37% of all plant and animal species could be wiped out by 2050 due to global warming,
  45. 45. 15-37% of all plant and animal species could be wiped out by 2050 due to global warming, deforestation,
  46. 46. 15-37% of all plant and animal species could be wiped out by 2050 due to global warming, deforestation, poaching,
  47. 47. 15-37% of all plant and animal species could be wiped out by 2050 due to global warming, deforestation, poaching, or pollution of habitat.
  48. 48. <ul><li>As of March 19, 2009, there are 1,662 plants or animals listed as endangered. </li></ul>
  49. 49. How many laws were passed by congress to cut global warming pollution? <ul><li>1 </li></ul><ul><li>3 </li></ul><ul><li>2 </li></ul><ul><li>4 </li></ul>
  50. 50. How many laws were passed by congress to cut global warming pollution? <ul><li>1 </li></ul><ul><li>2 </li></ul><ul><li>4 </li></ul>
  51. 51. How many laws were passed by congress to cut global warming pollution? <ul><li>1 </li></ul><ul><li>4 </li></ul>
  52. 52. How many laws were passed by congress to cut global warming pollution? <ul><li>4 </li></ul>
  53. 53. How many laws were passed by congress to cut global warming pollution?
  54. 54. How many laws were passed by congress to cut global warming pollution? Zero.
  55. 55. <ul><li>According to NASA, 2005 tied with 1998 as the hottest year on record. </li></ul>
  56. 56. <ul><li>According to NASA, 2005 tied with 1998 as the hottest year on record. </li></ul>
  57. 57. <ul><li>According to NASA, 2005 tied with 1998 as the hottest year on record. </li></ul>
  58. 58. <ul><li>According to NASA, 2005 tied with 1998 as the hottest year on record. </li></ul>
  59. 59. <ul><li>According to NASA, 2005 tied with 1998 as the hottest year on record. </li></ul>
  60. 60. <ul><li>The U.S. consumes 21 million barrels of oil a day. </li></ul>
  61. 61. <ul><li>The U.S. consumes 21 million barrels of oil a day. </li></ul>
  62. 62. <ul><li>The U.S. consumes 21 million barrels of oil a day. </li></ul>
  63. 63. <ul><li>The U.S. consumes 21 million barrels of oil a day. </li></ul>
  64. 64. It is estimated that the world will run out of oil in about ten years. This is why we need to invest time and money into finding new alternative energy resources.
  65. 65. It is estimated that the world will run out of oil in about ten years. This is why we need to invest time and money into finding new alternative energy resources.
  66. 66. It is estimated that the world will run out of oil in about ten years. This is why we need to invest time and money into finding new alternative energy resources.
  67. 67. It is estimated that the world will run out of oil in about ten years. This is why we need to invest time and money into finding new alternative energy resources.
  68. 68. It is estimated that the world will run out of oil in about ten years. This is why we need to invest time and money into finding new alternative energy resources.
  69. 69. It is estimated that the world will run out of oil in about ten years. This is why we need to invest time and money into finding new alternative energy resources.
  70. 70. It is estimated that the world will run out of oil in about ten years. This is why we need to invest time and money into finding new alternative energy resources.
  71. 71. It is estimated that the world will run out of oil in about ten years. This is why we need to invest time and money into finding new alternative energy resources.
  72. 72. It is estimated that the world will run out of oil in about ten years. This is why we need to invest time and money into finding new alternative energy resources.
  73. 73. Or
  74. 74. Or there
  75. 75. Or there will
  76. 76. Or there will be
  77. 77. Or there will be nothing
  78. 78. Or there will be nothing left.

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