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1.How has global warming affected forest ecosystems? 2.How does global warming affect humans across the globe? 3.What can we do to reduce or reverse global warming?
Basically, global warming is the recent increase in the average air and ocean temperature of the Earth as well as its expected continuationThe main greenhouse gases on earth that contribute to the greenhouse effect are carbon dioxide, [ methane and ozone as well as nitrous oxide and other naturally occurring gases. The levels of carbon dioxide and methane have increased significantly over the
past 650,000 years due to fossil fuels being burned, deforestation and other causesSpeaking of laundry, try air-drying your clothes instead of using a dryer… this can save 700 pounds and $75 a year. • Take care with your appliances. Unplug them when you don’t use them, this saves 1,000 pounds and $256 a year because appliances still use energy if they’re plugged in, even when not in use ]
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