Climate change, more commonly known as
is caused by the emission of heat trapping gases produced by vehicles, power plants, industrial processes and deforestation...
Physical, ecological and social systems may respond in an abrupt, non-linear or
irregular way to climate change.
The potential future effects of global climate change include more frequent
wildfires, longer periods of drought in some regions and an increase in the
Climate change is already beginning to transform life on Earth. Around the globe,
seasons are shifting, temperatures are climbing and sea levels are rising.
Eric Post, a professor of biology at Penn State University recently published the results of a 10-year study of an arctic community that shows the effects
of climate change
on large, plant-eating mammals.
The site was then divided into smaller areas, some of which were... More »
The effects of global warming can be seen in the world around us today. Here are
some of the impacts of climate change.
Aug 20, 2015 ... Effects on People and the Environment. How will climate change affect you? Your
community? The environment around you? Global climate ...
A core part of WWF's work is helping people, wildlife and their habitats adapt to
the effects of climate change. It's not just about coping with the immediate ...
Climate change poses a fundamental threat to the places, species and people's
livelihoods WWF works to protect. To adequately address this crisis we must ...
Climate change will have major and unpredictable effects on the world's water
systems, including an increase in floods and droughts. Extremes in droughts and