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Climate Change and Global Warming

A)Briefly define and describe the terms climate change and global warming, then? B)In trying to balance the pro's and con's on the respective sides of this issue; provide one scientific statement and/or argument for your position and then provide one countering statement or argument from the other side. Provide some discussion

Mitigation Strategies and Solutions - Global Warming Paper.

Topic global warming. ? Write a 1450 -word paper in APA format that formulates a mitigation plan for your specific environmental problem which is global warming. Include the following: o Detailed description of the problem o Nonliving and living factors that contribute to or are affected by the problem o Positive or n

Evidences of Global Warming

Is global climate change (typically referred to as "Global Warming") really exists, is an imminent threat, and is caused by human activities? Please explain why you take this position using specific evidence and examples.

Analytical summary

Please access the following web site and read the article on "Environmental effects of increased atmospheric carbon dioxide" by Arthur B. Robinson et al. Take a closer look at the figures and based on the information given, write an analytical summary of what the author is describing and write what you think of authors' conclusi

Summarize/answer questions

Review the following sections and post your review summaries on each of the following web sections by focusing on their respective questions http://epa.gov/climatechange/science/index.html on Science of Climate Change Go to the website and go halfway down the page and you will the following: Past Climate Change: Wha

Global Warming

I need some direction and points of focus on the huge topic below. Impact of global warming on the oceans Impact of warming on the polar regions (melting ice on water and on land) Impact of CO2 on ocean acidity Request: 150 Words: Summary of the three items above Identify Major Stakeholders 150 Words: Stakehol

Regarding the issue of climate change and global warming

Regarding the issue of climate change and global warming: NOTE: This essay will have a minimum word requirement of 350 words. Briefly define and describe the terms climate change and global warming, then.... In trying to balance the pro's and con's on the respective sides of this issue; provide one scientific statement and

Atmosphere and Pollution

Describe 3 of the following: 1. Troposphere 2. Forms of air pollution 3. Characteristics of atmospheric radiation 4. Average major composition of the atmosphere 5. Diffusion and dispersion.

Does the U. S. have a moral obligation to reduce emissions?

The US contains 5% of the global population and produces roughly 25% of all greenhouse gas emissions. The U.S. also produces roughly a quarter of world GDP. Does the U. S. have a moral obligation to reduce emissions? Why or why not? What are the ethical implications of different approaches? What are the factors associated with t

Creating a climate for change

I need to have a word document outline completed for the presentation on "Climate Change and the Media". I need you to revise slide 7 the one with the examples of bridging metaphors. Those are not examples of bridging mnetaphors and I need examples of bridging metaphors on that slide. Slide 16 needs to be revised as well. I n

Environmental Issues

There are a number of hot topic environmental issues right now. Name some that are affecting you? Then discuss what you believe your environmental responsibilities are in relation to these issues? Do you always measure up to your responsibilities to the environment? Do you fall short? Explain why or why not.

Global warming, its causes and its consequences.

1. What is global warming? Define it in scientific terms. 2. What are the causes of increased greenhouse gases? 3. What country do you think is the largest contributor to global warming? 4. What types of industry emit the most greenhouse gases? 5. 5 policies to help reduce global warming. 6. What will be the penalty if yo

Case Study on Global Warming

I really can use some help with several issues on Global Warming. Any help would be very very thankful. Factual Information !) What are the historical developments in the case of Global Warming? 2) What are the key facts in the case? What environmental theories are involved? 3) What are the scientific,

Discuss the themes of Environmental Science in Today's World.

While reading your favorite magazine in the field, you come to a column that stirs you to respond. In it you read that Article 4 of the U.N. Convention on Climate Change (commonly known as the "Rio Treaty") contains the following paragraph. The developed country Parties...shall adopt national policies and take corresponding

Interconnection between greenhouse gasses & ozone depletion

The final screen in Lesson 9 Lesson Presentation introduces the notion of a systemic interconnection between greenhouse gasses, ozone depletion, and acid deposition. The lesson screen speaks of one common root source for each of these issues. That source, of course, is you (and me, and any of us who consume energy and materials

Global Warming Plan

Representatives of the World Alliance on Global Climate Change show up at your organization one day and say that they are deadlocked on trying to reach a resolution as to how to approach the challenges of global warming. They would like you to decide how the world should respond to this issue. Outline a multi-point plan for a

Climate Change/Greenhouse Gases

The developed country Parties...shall adopt national policies and take corresponding measures on the mitigation of climate change, by limiting its anthropogenic emissions of greenhouse gases and protecting and enhancing its greenhouse gas sinks and reservoirs. These policies and measures will demonstrate that developed countries

A Pollution-Free City: Please advise

Create a city that does not produce more air pollution than the atmosphere can cleanse naturally. 1. How would someone create a city that does not produce more air pollution than the atmosphere can cleanse naturally? creating this more sustainable environment, consider livability, safety, and convenience. 2. If asked to b

Translating quantitative evidence into a written account.

What does the information in table 1 and 2 tell us about the U.K. changing patterns of greenhouse gas emissions, and its ability to meet targets for emission cuts? Table 1 Emission of greenhouse gases in the U.K, 1990-2001 (million tonnes of carbon equivalent) Carbon Dioxide Target 132 1990-164 1991-166 1992-161 1993-