Global Warming

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Global Warming

DEFORESTATION

Deforestation Timelapse

Burning of Fossil Fuels

Main Contributors to Global Warming!

Fertilizer

Plants require the nitrogen found in fertilizer but over use of fertilizer is not absorbed by plants, but is absorbed into our atmosphere. This creates more greenhouse gases and heats earth.

Reduce your Carbon Footprint!

What is the Greenhouse Effect?A process where the suns radiation is absorbed into the earth's atmosphere and the remainder is sent back to space.

What is Global Warming?a gradual increase of the Earth's temperature and it's oceans, beieved to permanetly changing the Earth's climate.

NASA determined at the rate that deforestation is going, within a 100 years, rainforests will be compleletly wiped out!

EPA says that 40% of carbon dioxide emissions in the U.S. is from the buring of fossil fuels. ex. car gas

Trees contain carbon. When a tree is cut down, carbon dioxide is released into the atmosphere. Excess of tree cutting is making more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere and effecting our climate control system.

Nitrogen that is not absorbed by plants is put into the atmosphere and depleteting our Ozone layer. Our ozone layer is the earths protection from the suns powerful radiation.


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